Tuesday, January 24, 2017

A Message from the Tsegyalgar East Gakyil on Losar Preparations at Tsegyalgar East

Lungta/Prayer Flags on Khandroling

Warm greetings from Tsegyalgar East.  We are nearing the end of the year of the Fire Monkey and beginning to prepare for Tibetan New Year, Losar. Here is a link to a wonderful article by Dr. Phuntsog Wangmo about Losar

Preparing Lungta this weekend
Help prepare the prayer flags we hang at the School house and Khandroling 

The Schoolhouse Lungta

Karma Yoga to prepare for Losar
The following days are auspicious for cleaning. Note the dates we will have organized karma yoga opportunities at the Gar. Please write to Jeremy to coordinate  geko@tsegyalgar.org  on the following dates:
  • Sunday, Feb 5 
  • Tuesday, Feb 14 and 
  • Saturday, Feb 25 cleaning between preparation and eating divination soup
Raising Lungta

The hanging of Lungta/prayer flags is a ver special part of our New Year practice and adds to the beauty and and good fortune of our Gar both at the Schoolhouse and on Khandroling.  We need a few strong people who can help with this action.
Click here for the complete Losar schedule

with Love,

The Tsegyalgar East Gakyil and Geko 

Traditional Tibetan Divination Soup

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