2017 Siddhartha's Intent Australia Program

Ngondro Gar Retreat

18 - 25 November 2017
See details below

7 Days: Saturday November 18 - Saturday, November 25

Bellingen, Mid North Coast, NSW



Ngöndro Gar is an international community of students practicing Ngöndro following the teachings of Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche. The Vajrayana foundations, Ngöndro, provide the conditions for approaching the Vajrayana path, and particularly for apprenticing under an authentic Vajrayana master.

 This program is open to those enrolled in Ngöndro Gar or anyone who wishes to learn about or start practicing Ngöndro. The Ngöndro retreat will offer participants a solid basis of understanding of both the theory and the actual practice in a supportive retreat environment. The instructors, Jakob Leschly, Tsering Chodron and Ani Gosha are long-time students of Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche.

DATE & TIME: The retreat starts 5 pm on Saturday 18th and finishes 3 pm Saturday 25th November. Registration is from 2-4pm. Campers please arrive by 3 pm to allow time for setting up your camp.

- SIA Members: $335
- Non-Members: $385
*The above prices include daily meals and teachings.

MEALS: 3 vegetarian meals will be provided. Vegan and gluten free options available (please indicate on registration form). If you have very specific requirements we encourage you to bring your own.

ACCOMMODATION: Please see Logistics for onsite camping and off site accommodation options.

TRANSPORT: Can be arranged from and to Coffs Harbour airport and Urunga railway station. If you require or can provide car-pooling, please contact Tricia Abell. See registration and logistics sheet for further information. For all transport enquiries please email Tricia at  triciaabell@gmail.com

REGISTRATION: Click  “REGISTER NOW”  button above, then complete the online Registration Form, and proceed to complete your payment for Retreat Fees by following the prompts

Please assist by completing your registration and paying the registration fee by 28 October 2017
Registrations close 4 November. 

DOWNLOAD the retreat schedule and full logistics document here.

Financial assistance to attend SIA teaching events is available to approved applicants through the SIA sponsorship fund. Please note applications for sponsorship must be received 4 weeks prior to the scheduled retreat date.

Further enquiries contact the retreat facilitator Tsering Chodron tsering@siddharthasintent.org