Acrhives : 2017

The Path of the Dragon Yogis Retreat 2017

The focus of the retreat is to ensure that one will understand the general essence of the Himalayan Vajrayana Buddhism. The retreat provides a more modern and interactive learning approach with an all encompassing package - direct teachings by His Eminence Gyalwa Dokhampa, group book reading and discussions sessions, Q and A sessions with the Resident Khenpo, familiarization of the Buddhist prayers and practices with the sangha and exposure to ...

Geykuel Drukdra Newsletter

Geykuel Drukdra, a volunteer organization under Office of His Eminence Gyalwa Dokhampa, has compiled activities and events taken place in 2016 in the form of newsletter.

You can download PDF newsletter HERE.


Nepal Pad Yatra: A Walk to Remember Nepal

Two years ago, on this day (25 April, 2015), thousands of people lost their lives and millions were left homeless after an earthquake of 7.8 magnitude on the Richter scale struck Nepal.

A Pad Yatra themed “A Walk to Remember Nepal” was led by His Eminence Gyalwa Dokhampa from November 15 to November 22, 2015 to pray for all the affected beings during and after the earthquake.

This documentary, which captures Pad Yat ...

Happy Birthday, Your Eminence!

Wishing Your Eminence, a very Happy Birthday.

Blessed we are, to be a member of Geykuel Drukdra led by Your Eminence;
Grateful we are, to Your Eminence for taking us under your guidance;
Thankful we are, to Your Eminence for giving us opportunities to benefit all beings in our own small ways under your guidance and blessings;

May we have the merit to be always connected with your Eminence for all ...

The Three Yanas and Qualities of a Guru

Introduction to the Three Traditions of Buddhism (Yanas) and Qualities that a Guru should possess

(From a teaching on the three Yanas during the Dragon Yogis Retreat held in Bhutan in 2015 and teaching on Guru-Student Relationship in Vietnam in 2013)

  1. If we really want to practice dharma, we ...