Annual Religious Ceremonies

1st Tibetan Month

New Year Celebration and Great Prayer Festival, Ritual Cake Offerings

2nd Tibetan Month

Ground Ritual, Creation of Mandala and Cohesive Rites and Worships of Vajrakilaya for ten days.

3rd Tibetan Month

Propitiation Ceremony on the 8th for three days, Ground Ritual, Ground Ritual Dance, for four days, Creation of Coloured Sand Mandala, followed by seven days of Cohesive Rites and Worship of Shri Kalachakra.

4th Tibetan Month

Ground Ritual of Shri Guhyasamaja for four days, followed by seven days of Cohesive Rites and Worship.

5th Tibetan Month

One Hundred Thousand Tshog Offering of Maha Guru (Padmasambava) for five days, Incense Burning Ceremony, Invocation of Dharma Protectors on the Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

6th Tibetan Month

Ground Ritual of Shri Chakrasamvara for four days, followed by seven days of Creation of Coloured Sand Mandala and Cohesive Rites and Worship and Burnt Offering

7th Tibetan Month

Training of Ritual Dance, Drawing proportions of Mandala, Chanting styles, and the art of making Ritual Cakes during the Summer Retreat.

8th Tibetan Month

Ritual Cake Offerings and Cohesive Rites of Palden Lhamo for seven days.

9th Tibetan Month

Ground Ritual of Vajra Bhairava for three days, followed by five days of Creations of Mandala, Cohesive Rites and Worship and Consecration Ceremony Gelek Charbed concluded by a Burnt Offering.

10th Tibetan Month

Ritual Cake Offering Dance and Cohesive Rites of Mahakala for seven days

11th Tibetan Month

Training of Ritual Dance for the 29th,་Ground Ritual Dance, Goddess Dance and others, Cohesive Rites of the Dharma Protector, Chamsing for three days

12th Tibetan Month

The Great Annual Propitiation Ceremony at the conclusion of the year for seven days and counting of Invocation Prayers of the Protectors and Oracles of Tibet. Sacred Cham dance on 29th, featuring Dharmaraja, his consorts and thirteen attendants for last three days.