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Foundation laying ceremony of Debate Hall Project

On morning of 28th Sept, foundation laying ceremony for Debate hall project was held at Drepung Gomang monastery. The ceremony was attended by Abbots, discipline master, chant masters, elders/ Senior monks/buxa monks, lamas/tulkus, administrative staff, Geshes, representatives of 16 khangtsens and construction contractor Mr. Ngodup Tsering la,


Consecration ceremony was conducted with hymns led by Chant Masters, followed by putting the foundation stones/boulder in the open pit by H.E. Khen Rinpoche, all the monks offering khataks to the holy photo of Buddha Shakyamuni.

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Gonpo Bumtsog: One hundred thousand offerings to Six Armed Mahakala on 25th and 26th Sept 2015

The six Armed Mahakala-Gonpo Chagdug is the official deity of Drepung Gomang Monastery. On 25th and 26th September 2015, monks of the monastery gathers at Prayer Hall Temple to offer special Guru Puja (bhumtsok) dedicating it to all the Buddhas, invoking for their blessings to usher - peace and harmony in the world.


The Grand prayer ceremony was generously funded by our dharma friends in England and China (through Mr. Kevin). Monastery on behalf of all the monks sincerely conveys its thank you to Mr. Kevin and all dharma friends for continuous patronage and support to this monastery.

 

Inaugural ceremony of New Community Kitchen of Drepung Gomang Monastery

Inaugural of new community kitchen of Drepung Gomang Monastery on 21st September 2015. When His Holiness the Dalai Lama visited our Center (Tashi Gomang Dharma Center and Drepung Gomang Institute, USA) in May 2013. The center donated the surplus funds received from His Holiness teachings to the monastery for the construction of new community kitchen.

This inaugural ceremony was attended by His Eminence Khen Rinpoche Yonten Dhamchoe, Gegu la, Chenmo las and the administrative staff of administration and planning commission.

The monastery sincerely thank our center in United States for the continuous support and generosity.

Grand Interfaith ceremony on HH 80th Birthday celebration/Graditude ceremony orgnized by Drepung Gomang Monastery

Drepung Gomang Monastery organized an Interfaith ceremony on 5th of July at the ground floor of Prayer Hall temple in the event of His Holiness the Great 80th Dalai Lama and gratitude ceremony to His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Beside the distinguished guests, Swami ji from Hubbali, Rev. Father from Corana,Goa and Dr. Abdul Kareem from Dharwar attended this interfaith ceremony.

His Eminence Kyabje Sharpa Cheoje Rinpoche, Drepung Tripa Khensur Rinpoche, Drepung Gomang 's Khen Rinpoche and various other Rinpoche, Representative from Settlement office also attended the ceremony.

Memento was presented to special invitees, lunch for guests and public in general was arranged by Drepung Gomang Monastery on occasion of this auspicious ceremony.

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Sacred Art Tour in USA

Drepung Gomang Sacred Art Tour in US- 2015/16

With kind invitation from our sister organization Tashi Gomang Dharma Center of Drepung Gomang Institute/Center, located in Louisville, Kentucky. Tour itinerary started from our Center in Louisville, then it will visit Miller Beach, IN and then Chicago.

For more information on traveling monks, please click Sacred Art Tour 2015-2016,

For itinerary, please visit SAT Schedule 2015-2016-USA.

 

 

New Gegu-Discipline Head of Drepung Gomang Monastery

Geshe Lharampa Jinpa, at the age of 8, he became monk at his native place in Tibet. He took his novice ordination vows (Gestul vows) from Gen Thupten Khenrab, started his studies on the elementary monastic texts. He took his Gelong Vows (Bhikhu ordination vows: full ordination) from His Holiness the Dalai Lama in 2003. After completion of all the monastic class (Five Major Treatise on Buddhist Philosophy), he appeared for six year Ph.D course (Gelug Gyuktoe) and was conferred Geshe Lharampa title in 2007 (equivalent to Ph.D in Western University) after passing the highest exams. He also took one year mandatory course in 2007 from Gyumed Tantic College. After completion of all these courses, he has been providing religious teachings to the young monks students here at the monastery.

The term of Gegu (Discipline Master/Disciplinarian) is of one year and appointed on the basis of votes by monks. From first week of July month 2015, he has taken charge as the Gegu (Discipline Master/Disciplinarian) of Drepung Gomang Monastery.

Official Mandala Tour to Russia returns

The Official Mandala group led Ven. Gopel Rinpoche returned to monastery after successful visit to Russia and its region.

This is an official visit from the monastery invited by Drepung Gomang Center, Cultural Foundation Russia. The monastery and all its monks sincerely extend its grateful thank you to all dedicated members Natasha la, Namchak la of Drepung Gomang Center and its all other dedicated members, all volunteers and friends, coordinators and our monks in Tuva, Kalmykia, Moscow, Aginsk, St. Petersburg and all other places that they visited for all the wonderful support and hospitality extended to the group.

The monastery will be including you all in our prayer ceremony.

Long Term Payday Loans – Are these Better than Short-Term Loans?

The demand for payday loans is still on rise and thousands of applications reach the lending companies for sanctioning of the loans every week. People are looking for the short-term loans as an alternative to the credit cards and conventional bank loans. However, there are still millions of individuals looking for long-term credit methods.