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Emptiness Retreat ” Meditation on the Selflessness of Phenomena”

January 21 - 9:00 am to January 31 - 5:00 pm


Our annual 10 day Summer Retreat in Summer. This 10 day retreat is a profound one to go deep into your practice.

Geshe Jampa will lead meditation and teachings on Meditation on Emptiness.  This retreat consist of teachings from Geshe La, meditation, discussion sessions and questions, answers. 

Following “Jamyang Sherpa’s text”.

Translatations by Matt Whiston.

Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT) is an organization devoted to the transmission of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition and values worldwide through teaching, meditation and community service. 

We will start with a Guru Puja Tsog on Friday 7pm.

A sample of our daily retreat schedule;

9:15am – Arriving to the Gompa ( Meditation Hall )
9:30am – 10:30 am Teaching
10:30am – 11:00am Tea Break
11:00am – 12:00pm Teaching
12:00pm – 2:30pm Vegetarian Lunch
2:30pm – 3:30pm Teaching
3:30pm – 4:00pm Tea Break
4:00pm – 5:00pm Discussion 

*Schedule is subject to change.

The retreat includes vegetarian meals.

*Accomodation and camping is extra cost. Please contact meditate@chandrakirti.co.nz for bookings.

Camping is available for summer retreats, please make a booking to reserve a site, first come first serve.



January 21 - 9:00 am
January 31 - 5:00 pm
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Chandrakirti Meditation Centre
289 Sunrise Valley Road
Upper Moutere, 7173 New Zealand
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