The practice of the four great preliminary guides are the special preliminary practices of Mahamudra, and are very powerful methods to fulfill our aim of accomplishing the Buddhist path to Enlightenment.
These retreats are suitable for study programme students and those wishing to deepen their experience of formal practices
These retreats will begin with an introductory talk on the Friday evening prior to the day of the retreat.
Retreat Dates & Times
Refuge Retreat |
The Great Preliminary guide that opens the door to pure refuge practice.
Fri 19 March 7.00 – 8.30pm: Intro Talk with Kelsang Tara.
Sat 20 March 9.00am – 5.45pm: Refuge Day Retreat.
Guru Yoga & Mandala Offering Retreat |
Combining two of the four great preliminary guides that we need to practice to gain mahamudra realisations.
Fri 23 April 7.00 – 8.30pm: Intro Talk with Kelsang Tara.
Sat 24 April 9.00am – 5.45pm: Guru Yoga & Mandala Offering Day Retreat.
Vajrasattva Retreat |
A scientific method to purify our mind and to transform our mind from impure to pure using Tantric technology.
October Dates to be confirmed.
The day retreat will comprise of four sessions. Each session lasts for an hour and a half and consists of chanted prayers sung in English and a silent period for reading, contemplation and meditation. The first two sessions of each day will be guided by Kelsang Tara and the remaining afternoon sessions will provide the time and space to guide yourself according to the instructions given in the introductory talk and the guided sessions.
Kadampa Meditation Centre Perth
158 Canning Hwy, East Fremantle