A new video shows the progress being made in both construction and education at Tsoknyi Gechak Ling in Nepal. The film includes aerial footage of the major building work which has been accomplished, scenes of the outstanding education being offered to young nuns, and comments from Tsoknyi Rinpoche about the significance of the project.
At the beginning of March 2016 Tsoknyi Gechak Ling held its annual drubchen. This year the intensive nine-day group ritual practice was based on Hayagriva, the wrathful manifestation of Avalokiteshvara that is the main yidam of the Tsoknyi Lineage.
Nuns at Tsoknyi Gechak Ling received an early Christmas present when Mingyur Rinpoche toured the monastery and Tsoknyi Gechak School in December. Rinpoche – younger brother of our own Tsoknyi Rinpoche – was accompanied by his mother Mayum la, and sister in law Chime la. The whole community lined the roadside to welcome Rinpoche and … [Read more…]