Order of Australia Meda prize Honored by Venerable, Geshe, Tashi Tsering Rinpoche Lak. Summer retreat special prayer MLA HP MANJUNATH kind visit to our monastery Distribution food ration to the needy ones, made by the monastery yesterday, is published in Kannada news paper... Dzongkar Choede Monastic seniors led by honorable abbot Jampa Sopa Lak, on behalf of the entire monks of our Monastery, distributed food rations to about 120 poor and needy families who rely their livelihood solely on their daily Labour basis. The distributed rations, to each family, are hoped and expected to last for one month. PM CARES Fund and Karnataka State government’s CM relief fund COVID-19, to Honorable Karnataka chief minister Shri B.S Yeddyurappa personally this morning, dated 15, April, 2020. We are doing a Safe-guarding in our monastery.By the help of our respected Hunsur MLA shri.Manjunath we doing a safe protection from covid-19 by strewing a virus antidote poison on main road and especially where the people commute mostly་་ These photos are taken in our monastery area...And we are very thankful to our MLA shri.Manjunath and all the other workers...Safe human save world.... Distribution of Face masks, Gloves and Hand Sanitizers. OUR MONASTERY WILL REMAIN CLOSE FROM 12 MARCH FOR TEMPLE VISIT Guthor Champ Dance 2020 Tibetan New Year 2020 Here the details of FCR bank account.

Annual Prayers


ANNUAL PERFORMANCE

  1. On the first of Tibetan NEW YEAR, The monks perform extensive puja offering with special elaborate tsok (Guru Puja) offering to Tibet’s guardian deity Palden Lhamo from early dawn 2. AM to 8 AM.
  2. Monlam prayer festival is celebrated from the 11-15th of the first month with three long sessions a day with special prayers and ritual offerings for sake of world peace and for the benefit of all the sentient beings. Elaborated butter sculpture offerings are created on this occasion. MONLAM CHENMO
  3. From 9-15th of fourth month Sri Guhyasamaja tantra self-initiation ritual is performed for a week on the basis of specially prepared sand mandala. (SANGWA DUEPAE DHROPCHOK)
  4. On the 15th of fifth month sangha community performs a special incense smoke offering ritual to celebrate world public incense day. (ZAMLING CHISANG)
  5. From 4-6th of the sixth month special consecration ritual, rabne-gelek-char-beb, is performed with tri-dimensional mandala of Yamentaka for sake of empowering world environment of security.
  6. From 16-22 of the ninth month Vajra-Akshobhya self-initiation ritual is performed for a week on the basis of sand mandala.
  7. From 19-25th of the tenth month Yamentaka self- initiation ritual is performed for a week on the basis of sand mandala with extensive offerings to commemorate Gaden-Ngachoe.
  8. From 27-29 of the twelfth month an extensive thanks-giving-rituals are offered to all the dharmapalas, guardian deities for two consecutive days. On the third and last day a day-long ritual mask dance, cham, is performed with Torgyak ceremony at the end.

OTHERS

  1. Tara ritual is performed on 8th day of every month.
  2. Tsok (Gana) offering rituals of common Guru-puja and Guru-puja combined with Heruka are performed on the 10th and 25th day of every month.
  3. A day long rituals of Dharmapalas, guardian deities are performed on the 29th day of every month.
  4. Medicine Buddha, Men-Lha, ritual performed on the last day of every month.
  5. Posatha, ordained community vow purification and restoration rite, is observed on the full moon and no moon day of every month.

Dzongkar Choede Monastery