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February 18, 2012 - February 20, 2012
The third weekend of every month will be devoted to Ngondro practice at Padma Samye Ling. Join the sangha for mutual support and inspiration. We will meet these Saturday and Sunday mornings for Dudjom Tersar ngondro practice. Sessions are from 9:30am ‰ÛÒ noon. Feel free to bring something to share for lunch. Early Morning and Afternoons are open for working on projects for the monastery and/or cultivating your individual practice.
PRE-REGISTRATION FOR ALL EVENTS AT PADMA SAMYE LING:
In order to facilitate planning and preparations, pre-registration is requested for all events at Padma Samye Ling. Unless otherwise noted, a 10% discount for retreat contributions will be applied to all deposits received one month prior to events. Please send your 25% deposit to:
Padma Samye Ling
618 Buddha Hwy.
Sidney Center, NY 13839
ATTN: Retreat Coordinators
Pre-Registration involves letting us know :
1) Your name
2) If you are currently an active PBC member*
3) Date of arrival
4) Date of departure
5) Accommodations request
(Spaces are reserved on a first-come basis as deposits are received.)
6) A 25% deposit. Thank you!
*MEMBER DISCOUNT Please note that the member donation applies to those who have committed to monthly or yearly membership at any of the Padmasambhava Buddhist Centers. Membership is essential to the functioning of the centers and PBC International. Suggested membership is a minimum of $25 per month; this enables us to maintain and improve the monastery as well as send information and newsletters regarding the programs. We encourage all to join as members to support the growth of the Buddhadharma and the Ven. Rinpoches’ work. Accommodations are available on a first come, first served basis as deposits are received. A deposit of 25% of the retreat fee is required to hold a place. Please bring towels and bedding. Local lodging is available; call or e-mail for details.
MEALS: Vegetarian meals are served three times a day with the main meal at mid-day. Following the monastic tradition of Tibet, Padma Samye Ling provides a dhana of food to those attending program schedules and teaching seminars.
For other times, or extra days, meal contributions are $15 per day or $5 per meal.
ACCOMMODATIONS are available on a first-come, first served basis as deposits are received. A deposit of 25% of the retreat fee is required to hold a place. Please bring towels and bedding. Local lodging is available ; call or e-mail for details.
TRAVEL: PSL is located in Delaware County in upstate New York. The closest airports are Binghamton (one hour) and Albany (two hours). From the airport, transportation is by rental car, taxi or bus.
PERSONAL RETREATS: We welcome you to take this unique opportunity to deepen your practice within the mandala of Padma Samye Ling. Please call or write for more information.
Padma Samye Ling
PBC MEMBERS: $36/night; Non-members: $38/night
PBC MEMBERS: $45/night; Non-members: $48/night
PATRONS’ DELUXE SUITES:
SINGLE: PBC Members: $65/night; Non-members: $70/night
DOUBLE: PBC Members: $97/night; Non-members: $98/night
TRIPLE: PBC Members: $146/night; Non-members: 147/night
All contributions for programs and accommodations go toward the upkeep and operating costs of Padma Samye Ling. Thank you for your support!