Kalachakra 2017 - Hindi Translation

His Holiness the Dalai Lama will grant the Kalachakra Empowerment from January 2-14, 2017 from Bodhgaya, Bihar, India. The English channel will carry all of the consecration prayers, ritual dances and sand mandala construction along with the preliminary teachings and Kalachakra Empowerment. His Holiness will speak in Tibetan with a Hindi translation available. All of the consecration prayer sessions are available for viewing at dalailama.com/kalachakra2017-english.

All times Indian Standard Time (IST=GMT+5.30)

January 2nd
10:00am - 11:00am Teachings for Disciples

January 3rd
12:30pm - 2:00pm Earth Ritual Dance

January 5th-8th: Teachings - His Holiness will give teachings on Shantideva's "A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life" and Kamalashila's "Middling Stages of Meditation"

January 5th
12:30pm - 3:00pm Teaching

January 6th
12:30pm - 3:00pm Teaching

January 7th
12:30pm - 3:00pm Teaching

January 8th
12:30pm - 3:00pm Teaching

January 9th
1:00pm - 2:00pm Ritual Offering Dance can be viewed here.

January 10th
12:00pm - 3:45pm Preliminary Empowerment for Students

January 11th
12:30pm - 4:00pm Kalachakra Empowerment

January 12th
12:00pm - 4:00pm Kalachakra Empowerment

January 13th
12:30pm - 4:30pm Kalachakra Empowerment

January 14th
8:30am - 11:30am Avalokiteshvara Permission and Long Life Offering

For times in your area 10:00am IST on January 2nd in Bodhgaya, India is the same as 8:30pm PST on January 1st in Los Angeles, California, USA and 5:30am GMT on January 2nd in London, United Kingdom. Other times can be found using Time Zone Converter (http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html)

 

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