Enseignement Online sur internet de Karmapa sur la pratique de Tchenrezi

This summer the programme will take place under special circumstances, since the Centre can resume activities provided that sanitary measures are strictly observed.

Whether you are vaccinated or not, whether you have a negative PCR test or not, does not change the need to respect sanitary measures.

Your presence in Montchardon implies that you strictly respect sanitary measures in all circumstances.

We are now used to these measures:

  1. Wear a protective mask in the temple during the whole teaching or practice period, in the refectory until you start eating, and in all situations where it is difficult to maintain a 1m distance with others.
  2. Hand wash with hydro-alcoholic gel when entering and leaving the temple and refectory, whenever accessing the self-service area and on all occasions when touching a collective object.
  3. Maintain a distance of 1m around yourself, in the temple, in the refectory and when moving around in the Centre.

Access to the temple will be limited to 70/80 people to respect sanitary distances.

For accommodation, the rooms that accommodate several people will become individual rooms, except for couples or families. The number of places in the dormitory will be reduced to space out the beds. This will allow us to accommodate about 80 people.

The campsite area will be open, and the layout of the tents should follow the same guidelines. Disinfectant will be available in all places where necessary.

These rules must be maintained in Montchardon at all times.

Indeed:

- We have a moral obligation to protect ourselves and others from disease, especially as we live in collective premises.

- It is important to continue to protect Lama Teunsang, whose immunity is greatly diminished, even though he has been vaccinated.

For these reasons, we are asking all those who come this summer to commit to respecting sanitary measures. This commitment will take the official form of a box to be ticked on the registration form, which will allow everyone to come to the Centre with complete peace of mind.

If you cannot or do not wish to follow these guidelines, we ask you not to come to the Centre while these rules are in effect.

The same applies, of course, if you are ill or have symptoms of the virus.

When you leave, if you need to have a PCR test, this can be done in the cities in the area. However, it will be up to you to organise (making an appointment, travelling to and from the test site), because the Centre cannot manage these procedures.

Following the events on coronavirus (COVID-19) and the recent announcement concerning the cancellation of the public Karmapa training course that normally takes place every year for one week at KIBI in Delhi.
Thayé Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, wished to give a special teaching on the practice of Chenrezig.

It will be broadcast live on Sunday, March 22 at 3 p.m. Indian time.
[France time: 10:30 a.m.]

In his message about the annulment, Karmapa said:

I ask all practitioners and sympathizers to pray to the noble Chenrezig in a concentrated manner and to accumulate the practice of nyung-na fasting. This will be of great benefit here and now, as well as in future lives.

The Karmapa's teaching will be broadcast live in English on the  Karmapa's Facebook page and on Karmapa's website. website

Simultaneous translation into French is planned on Dhagpo Kagyu Ling's Youtube channel.
(This link displays the home page of the DKL channel. On Sunday the 15th, it will display a new video for the broadcast of Karmapa's teaching).
You can access it by clicking on the button

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