Drala Jong – a Buddhist Retreat Centre in Walesadmin2023-10-10T12:54:21+01:00
2024 Drala Jong calendar available now
The 2024 Drala Jong wall calendar depicts detailed images of practice implements, statues, appliqué thangkas and other Vajrayana objects. These have been photographed in the Drala Jong shrine room and also in the outdoor space surrounding the Drala Jong buildings.
In May 2022 the first ordination retreat took place at Drala Jong. Four students of Ngak’chang Rinpoche and Khandro Déchen took ordination into the Gö-kar-chang-lo’i-dé, the Sangha of non-celibate practitioners, sporting white skirts and uncut hair.
The Aro gTér Tradition of the Nyingma Tradition of Buddhism is uniquely suited to the West, as its emphasis is on integration with the world of work, family life, and gender equality founded on active appreciation.