News from Druk Gawa Khilwa

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News from Druk Gawa Khilwa

image These days we all go to Trulshik Rinpoche monastery everyday for performing rituals. As our beloved guru passed away. So we go and do puja so that Trulshik Rinpoche will be back soon.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/169-the-puja-which-was-at-trulshik-rinpoches-monastery

image I apologies that I couldn’t do a website update for so long, as we were moving our website to some other company. Yesterday was the last day of Throma Nagmo Retreat by Drukpa Americas and at last they did Mandala offering to Holiness. The teachings started on 17th of October and finished at 25th of October.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/171-the-retreat-of-throma-nagmo-by-drukpa-americas

Friday, 11 November 2011 11:11

Our nuns at Vietnam

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image We feel that we all are very lucky to have a chance to come to Vietnam with Holiness and we are also thankful Drukpa Vietnam to arrange our trip. As know most of the nuns here are from small villages in Himalayas. So most of us had never been in an airplane and it was very exciting for us and little bit scary too.

 

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/172-our-nuns-at-vietnam

Wednesday, 11 May 2011 09:39

Income for the nunnery

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In our nunnery we have a coffee shop, souvenir shop, guest house and a small canteen. In these places all the work is done by the nuns. Here are some words written by the nuns from Druk Coffee shop, Thrinley Shingta Souvenir shop, Guest House and canteen.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/160-income-for-the-nunnery

Saturday, 14 May 2011 07:03

Shithro puja (the 100 deities puja)

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imageToday we did a puja known as Shithro (the 100 deities puja). It was done by the nuns and Holiness also joined in the puja. We are performing this puja for the first time in our nunnery. It is a new text taught by Holiness. The puja was performed for whole day.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/161-shithro-puja-the-100-deities-puja

Thursday, 26 May 2011 06:20

Nuns learning the dragon dance

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image Nuns learning the dragon dance and also progressing in kungfu. The dragon dance is also a part of kungfu. The dance would be performed by 50 nuns in the 3rd Annual Drukpa Council.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/162-nuns-learning-the-dragon-dance-

Friday, 10 June 2011 19:15

Khangling Shithro

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image These days we have big puja on every Saturday. Now nunnery is closed for the rest of the week and only opened on Saturday for the general public. Today we performed Kangling Shithro. Kangling Shithro is also deity puja.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/163-khangling-shithro

Saturday, 18 June 2011 12:42

Cleaning Water Tank

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image There were some nuns who cleaned the water tank. They cleaned it very nicely. First they emptied the tank and then they went in to clean. This tank is situated under our main parking. We keep cleaning the water tank so that we could have clean water. There some photos which I took inside the tank while the nuns were cleaning the tank.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/164-cleaning-water-tank-

Friday, 22 July 2011 09:16

Preparations for the 3rd ADC

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image We received here in our Office in Druk Amitabha Mountain some pictures from our nuns in Ladakh who are working on the preparations for the 3rd ADC. As you may know, around 180 nuns from DGK Abbey in Nepal have gone to Ladakh for the 3rd ADC. They are working hard everyday to get the site ready at the Naro Potang where some events and sessions of the 3rd ADC will be held this year in August.

 

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/165-preparations-for-the-3rd-adc

Tuesday, 23 August 2011 13:06

Nuns laying grass in retreat center

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image These days most of the nuns in our nunnery have gone to Ladakh. There are 80 nuns who are back here. The nuns who are here do gardening in the retreat center. All the nuns go the retreat center and do work.

Read more: http://drukpa-nuns.org/index.php/activities-of-nuns/166-nuns-laying-grass-in-retreat-center-

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