Kalachakra Tantra Practice with Shar Khentrul Rinpoche Jamphel Lodrö

Kalachakra – Wheel of Time – is a complex meditation system, the king of the highest yoga tantra. Its practice is taught as a swift path from the beginning of Buddhist practice to complete enlightenment in a single lifetime.

Kalachakra Mandala           Kalachakra Jonang


We are very happy to invite all practitioners to this year's teachings by Shar Khentrul Rinpoche Jamphel Lodrö.

Khentrul Rinpoche is a vajra master of the Kalachakra Tantra and lineage holder of the Jonang tradition. He is director of a Rimé Institute in Australia and travels all over the world to encourage practitioners to practise the extremely rare and precious Kalachakra Tantra.


After the Kalachakra Vienna Rinpoche will give teachings and instructions for the practice at Kalachakra Kalapa Centre.

Thursday, 10, to Sunday, 13 October, 2019
Number of Participants:
8 - 40
Shar Khentrul Rinpoche Jamphel Lodrö
(voluntary donation)

Donation for board & lodging:
€ 180 – 135 recommended
Donation for Shar Khentrul Rinpoche:
in the range of the contribution for board and lodging
(both amounts at the latest 25 September 2019 by bank transfer)


Account data: Easybank, IBAN: AT89 1420 0200 1097 9901, BIC: EASYATW1
Account holder: "Association for the Promotion of Buddhist Values"
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Khentrul Rinpoche
The renowned Jonang scholar and Rimé master Khentrul Jamphel Lodrö Rinpoche is Khenpo (teacher) at Dzamthang monastery in Tibet and founder of the Tibetan Buddhist Rimé Institute (TBRI, www.rimebuddhism.com and www.khentrulrinpoche.com) in Australia.
Rinpoche is a highly realised vajra master of the Kalachakra Tantra. He travels all over the world in order to share and practice non-sectarian Buddhist philosophy and meditation and to encourage practitioners to train in the very rare and precious Kalachakra Tantra.
During summer term 2016 Rinpoche held courses at the Department of South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies of the University of Vienna.


Thursday, 10 October 2019

Please arrive between 10:00 and 11:00.

» How to get to Kalachakra Kalapa Center


Arrival by train (S-Bahn 6) at Schwanberg:

Please take the train S6 from Graz-Main Station direction  Wies/Eibiswald, departure 9:00; Arrival at Schwanberg: 9:50.

We will pick you up at Schwanberg station, please let us know by Fri 4 October at the latest by email or phone +43 (0) 699-12 15 12 91.

Tentativ timetable on the day of arrival:

10:00 – 11:00 Uhr: Room allocation

11:00 – 13:00 Uhr: Tour through the house,housekeeping matters, retreat guidelines

13:00 – 14:00 Uhr: Lunch

15:00: First unit with Ven. Khentrul Rinpoche


Provisional schedule

6:00 Wake-up
6:30 - 7:00 Yoga
7:00 - 9:00 Practice
9:00 - 10:00  Breakfast
10:00 - 12:00 Practice
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Karma yoga
15:00 - 18:00 Practice
18:00 - 19:00 Dinner
19:00 - 21:00 Practice

Sunday, 13 October, ca. 14:30

After lunch (about 13:00) we engage in mindful working to leave the center clean and tidy for the next retreat. Thank you!

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