Grand 800th Commemoration taking place in

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International Drikung Kagyu Council
Honoured to organise the 800th Commemoration of Lord Jigten Sumong's Maha Parinirvana.

Overview of the program for the 800th commemoration of Lord Jigten Sumgon.

Date   Time   Event
19th Oct 2017   TBC   The main ceremony
         
20th Oct 2017   TBC   Ritual dances for the Dharma-protectors: Achi Chokyi Drolma who is the protector of the Buddha’s teachings, Glorious Mahakala and others.
    TBC   As a cloud of offerings to delight the Buddhas, explanations of the sacred Dharma, debate and compositions will be presented.
         
21st Oct 2017   TBC   His Holiness The Drikung Kyabgon Thinley Lhundup will graciously bestow the extensive empowerment of the Guru Yoga "Blissful Vajra, Lama Dewe Dorje"
         
22nd Oct 2017   TBC   His Holiness The Drikung Kyabgon Thinley Lhundup will give teachings and the oral transmission of the practice of the Guru Yoga "Blissful Vajra, Lama Dewe Dorje"
    TBC   As a cloud of offerings to delight the Buddhas, explanations of the sacred Dharma, debate and compositions will be presented.
         
23rd Oct 2017   TBC   The rituals of conferring the vows of novice and full ordination will be performed.
    TBC   Everybody assembled will be dividedinto three groups and go out to offer medicine, food and clothes to the people in the villages, and also to clean the environment.
         
 24th Oct 2017   TBC   All the assembled ordained and laypeople will offer profound and extensive long life prayers to His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Thinley Lhundudp and His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Choskyi Nangwa.
         
25th Oct 2017   TBC   The program will be concluded with auspicious prayersand with Guru Puja with 100,000 feast offerings. (Ganachakra)