Retiro de Aproximación - KMC España

vajrayogini

approach retreat

From January 2 to 28 · January 28 Puyha de Fuego

With Gen Kelsang Chokga

We are fortunate to be able to offer this year a fully qualified approach retreat in a very blessed and special environment. Gen Kelsang Chokga will be completely accompanying and guiding this beautiful retreat. 

To participate in this retreat you must have received the Heruka and Vajrayogini Body Mandala Supreme Yoga Tantra initiation. 

In addition, to complete the commitments of this retreat, it is necessary to participate in the Vajrayogini Fire Pujha that will take place at KMC Spain on January 28. It is recommended to arrive the day before the retreat to make the preparations and leave the day after as the fire pujha ends on the 28th in the late afternoon.

If you want to join this retreat, accommodation is limited
If you want to sign up for the retreat, sign up at reception when you arrive.

Registration for the Puyha de Fuego

NOTICE: to register for the Puyha de Fuego you must have completed the Vajrayogini approach retreat

If you want to sign up for the retreat, sign up at reception when you arrive.
 
If you want more information, contact:

Full event with teachings, accommodation and meals:

  • Single room: €945
  • Twin double room: €1,540 (two people)
  • Space in a shared room (3-4 beds): €745
  • Place in a multiple room (6-8 beds, in bunk beds): €645

Event without accommodation:

  • With meals: €295 (full board)
  • Without meals: €95

Fire Puja: €30

 

If you have booked the meals for the event, it includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. We inform you that the meals are vegetarian with some gluten-free options. Other special diets are not available. 

Hotel El Mirador (952 49 07 89)

Lauro Golf Resort (952 41 27 67)

Sunday January 1 

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. · Food

3:00 p.m. Retreat organization meeting

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. · Vajrayogini rituals workshop

8:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. · Dinner

Monday, January 2

9:00 - 10:00 Breakfast

10:30 - 12:00 Preparations for the retreat

12:30 - 2:00 p.m. Introduction

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. · Food

16:00 Preliminary Pujha

18:30 - 19:30 · Dinner

7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Fast track to great joy with tsog

Tuesday 3 - 27 January

7:00 - 9:00 First session

9:00 - 10:00 Breakfast

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Second session

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Gem of the heart in silence (from the 9th it can also be done in the temple)

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. · Food

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Third session

18:30 - 19:30 · Dinner

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. · Fourth session

Friday January 27

19:30 - 20:30 Introductory talk about Pujha de Fuego with Gen Kelsang Chokga in Keajra

Saturday January 28

8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. · First part of Puyha of fire in Keajra

10:15 - 13:30 · Puhya of fire outside (in front of the Café de la Paz).

5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. Self-initiation second part in Keajra (the first part is in the morning in Keajra from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.)

NOTE: Those who have Highest Yoga Tantra Initiation but have not yet made an approximation retreat can attend the Saturday session from 8:00 to 9:30 and the self-initiation ignoring the parts: the preliminary torma, generation of the bumpa and initiations.

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Friday March 11

18:30-20:00 Introduction

Saturday March 12

9:30-10:30 a.m. Meditation 

12:00-14:00 Prajnaparamita Initiation 

16:30-18h Commentary on the practice

6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. · Gem that fulfills all wishes with offerings (sung prayers)

Sunday March 13 – guided retreat

First session: 10:00 -11:00 a.m.

Second session: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Third session: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Registration for the Puyha de Fuego

NOTICE: to register for the Puyha de Fuego you must have completed the Vajrayogini approach retreat

If you want to sign up for the retreat, sign up at reception when you arrive.

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teacher

Gen Kelsang Chokga is our resident teacher and national spiritual director of the NKT in Spain and Portugal.

He has studied and practiced under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso since 1998, since then he has dedicated his life to imparting the profound teachings of the Buddha.

Her clarity in conveying the teachings and her caring nature make her an exemplary Kadampa practitioner.

"When we do retreat we put aside all kinds of activities that distract us and we emphasize a particular spiritual practice.

There are three types of retreat: physical, verbal and mental.”
VENERABLE GESHE KELSANG GYATSO RINPOCHE
— from the book New Guide to Dakini Land —
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