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July 2018

Rainy Season Retreat “Dathün” (Pali:Vassa)

15th July 2018 - 12th August 2018
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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Led by Buddhist Instructors under Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche and Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche.  We are very happy to be hosting the second annual…

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September 2018

Nrupen Madhvani – INSIGHT 6 – Photography Workshop

12th September 2018 - 15th September 2018
INR5000

“We do not see things as they are. We see things the way we are.” -Talmud- Join us for four days and…

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Bettina Sharada Bäumer – A Retreat-Seminar on the Netra Tantra

23rd September 2018 - 28th September 2018
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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The Netra Tantra, “Tantra of the Third Eye (of Shiva)”, also called Mṛtyujit, “Conquerer of Death”, is one of the fundamental scriptures…

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October 2018

Geshe Dorji Damdul – Rice Seedling Sutra (Skt. Śalistambasūtra)

7th October 2018 - 14th October 2018
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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Teachings will commence from 7th Oct late afternoon (4pm) and conclude on 15th Oct evening. 

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Shri Suresh Vyas – Know Your Music – Appreciation of Hindustani Classical Music

19th October 2018 - 22nd October 2018
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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  On 19th October, 2018 (celebrated as the festival of dessara) Shri Suresh Vyas will give a concert at Deer Park. This…

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Ngondro Gar Retreat – Khenpo Sonam Phuntsok, Melitis Kwong, and others

26th October 2018 - 1st November 2018
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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  "...Ngondro is the foundation of all Vajrayana practice and therefore even more important than the so-called main practice”      -…

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November 2018

Partho – Education of a New Consciousness “Deer Park Shiksha Retreat”

3rd November 2018 - 4th November 2018
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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Deer Park in its journey of “reviving ancient Indian wisdom traditions” is hosting another Shiksha dialogue. This "arya bhumi" has nurtured lotuses…

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Siddhartha Festival and Dzongsar Institute “Monlam” – Deer Park, Vana Foundation and others

16th November 2018 - 17th November 2018
Bodh Gaya
Free

Details will be announced later in the year.

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Ven. Sudhammacara – “Anapana Satti” Meditation Retreat

27th November 2018 - 2nd December 2018
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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Free

Details will be announced later in the year.

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December 2018

Mingyur Rinpoche – “Essence of Buddhist Meditation” – A Talk

26th December 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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This will be an afternoon session at Deer Park on the 26th of December, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Mingyur…

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February 2019

Upadhyaya Elaine Yuen – Shambhala Art Workshop

February 16 - February 17
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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Day 1: Coming to Your Senses Day 2: Sign and Symbol Shambhala Art is activity that springs from the meditative state of…

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Upadhyaya Elaine Yuen – Hearing the Cries of the World: Buddhist Chaplaincy in the 21st Century

February 19
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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Our contemporary times allow suffering to be more evident than ever. At this time, we might ask how Buddhist perspectives may provide…

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Bhante Vimalaramsi – “Metta” (Loving Kindness) and “Vipassana” (Insight) Retreat

February 23 - March 5
Free

  The Buddha taught an 'easy to understand' practice that was comfortable, light and fun to learn. It leads you down the…

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March 2019

Janet Thomas – Memoir and Meaning – A Writing Workshop

March 8 - March 11
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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In this age of sound-byte disposable reality, our stories matter more than ever. When we write, we remember. When we remember, we…

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Janet Thomas – Nature, Nurture, and the Writing Body – A Writing Workshop

March 16 - March 19
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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Connection to nature is connection to nurture. It is also a connection to life--inside and out. In this writing time together we…

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Bryan Mulvihill – Sacred Calligraphy Workshop: Traditions, History and Techniques

March 20 - March 22
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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  This workshop by Bryan Mulvihill who has for over 50 years practiced calligraphic arts, having studied under many `Living Treasure’ masters…

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Janet Thomas – Travel Writing–On the Road and Off – A Writing Workshop

March 23 - March 26
Free

When we reclaim our lives in writing, we make clear who we are, what we mean, where we come from, how we…

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Ven. Sumati (Kabir Saxena) – As Long as Space Endures…The Path of the Warrior

March 30 - April 3
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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  As Long as Space Endures… The Path of the Sad and Gentle Warrior in a Compromised World. We live in the…

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Janet Thomas – Travel Memoir – A Writing Workshop

March 31 - April 3
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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This Travel Memoir workshop focuses on using travel as a theme for memoir writing. Diane Barker, an accomplished photographer who has traveled…

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April 2019

Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo – Advice Given To Lhawang Tashi by Jamgön Kongtrul Lodrö Thaye

April 16 - April 18
Deer Park Institute, Bir, Deer Park Institute
Bir, Himachal Pradesh 176077 India
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"All of saṃsāra and nirvāṇa are your own mind; They don’t arise from anything else in the slightest. Everything, such as joy…

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