Activities

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Activity Time & Day Venue Facilitator Remarks
Meditation session Every Monday 5:30PM-6:30PM (open to RTC students only) The Tower, RTC Shenphen Zangpo Each one hour session consists of ten minute sits separated with five minute teachings more
Deer Park Library Open during activity times Deer Park, Nazhoen Pelri Centre - see above link for map Sonam Jamtsho There are no membership fees or fines for late return of books. Instead, we encourage members to use the facility as an extension... more
Contemplative Photography Blog on-going Deer Park Haiku (see link to left) Kunzang Chuki The aim of this blog is to provide inspiration for people to explore and connect with the innate stillness... more
Haiku Blog on-going Deer Park Haiku (see link to left) Sonam Palden Haiku is a form of short poetry closely linked with Zen Buddhism...more
Shamatha Meditation Every Tuesday @ 5:30-6:30PM.   Deer Park, Nazhoen Pelri Centre - see above link for map Shenphen Zangpo Recorded teachings of Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, meditation instruction,... more
Life as Movie Every Friday @ 6:30PM   Deer Park, Nazhoen Pelri Centre - see above link for map Sonam Palden The following movie will be screened on 19 May 2017: After the Storm
Tastes of Mindfulness Every Sunday @ 11AM-12noon.  Deer Park, Nazhoen Pelri Centre - see above link for map) Shenphen Zangpo Interactive Dharma for kids (Age group: 8 to 12) - stories, mindfulness activities. Bring crayons, pencils and paper for drawing. Please note that there will be no class during the winter vacation and other holidays. The next class will be on 10 March
Tastes of Mindfulness Every Sunday @ 3-4PM Read Bhutan Library, Changjiji - see above link for map) Shenphen Zangpo Interactive Dharma for kids (Age group: 8 to 12) - stories, mindfulness activities. Bring crayons, pencils and paper for drawing. Please note that there will be no class during the winter vacation. The next class will be on 20 January
Bodhicitta in Action Irregular schedule. Activities are announced in weekly up-date Various Ugyen Pem Reforesting hillsides, garbage cleaning, counselling etc.
"Shower of Blesssings" tsok offering 10th of every month (lunar calendar) next meeting 5PM, 9 May Deer Park, Nazhoen Pelri Centre - see above link for map Sonam Jamtsho Participation restricted to members who have received initiation to perform this tsok offering from Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche... more
Exploring Life Through Wisdom Every Tuesday @ 2-3PM Substance Abuse Drop-in Centre (HISC Building - above taxi rank) Shenphen Zangpo Exploring life through wisdom, open discussion, idea sharing (for people with addiction problems)
Deer Park activities are free and serviced by volunteers.

NB: Future plans include an interactive Dharma study group, book club and also classes on ikebana, calligraphy, Zen cooking and yoga. In addition, we hope to hold regular retreats at sacred sites and organize volunteer activities. Please check this page regularly for schedule up-dates.
Teachings given by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche: CLICK HERE to visit the page