The White Lotus

A Padmasambhava practice retreat

A white lotus flower emerging from the dark

Join us for an open retreat themed on the seven line prayer to Guru Padmasambhava based on a commentary by Jambgon Mipham who was an eminent 19th century Tibetan Buddhist.

We will explore the nature of mind - given the name Padmasambhava - in the context of meditation, ritual and discussion whilst dwelling in the beautiful natural environment of Sudarshanaloka.

Padmasambhava is about reaching into the depths of the human psyche, transforming our deeper energies and revealing the living presence of an awakened mind.

Suitable for both newcomers and those with experience.


Start: 14 September 2024 at 6:00pm
Finish: 21 September 2024 at 11:00am


$530 (low) / $570 (standard)
Youth special: $420 for those under 35 who are willing to camp (you'll need to bring your own camping gear)

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Before attending, please read our current Covid Guidelines. This is part of how we practice together.


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Tararu Valley, Thames

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