The July Consecration Retreat has come to an end, and, boy, it we send it off with a bang. We sang, danced, told stories, and enjoyed each other’s company until the wee hours.
Rinpoche donning the hat he received from Steven Small Salmon
Khenpo Namchak sits in the July sun
Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, Quan Lin, Tulku Orgyen Chemchok, and Khenpo Namchak
Khenpo Namchak and Garden of 1000 Buddhas
Khenpo Namchak and Lama Tsomo in the soft light of the setting sun
Rinpoche and Khenpo Namchak under Yum Chenmo
The vastness of the Garden with Rinpoche and Khenpo Namchak
Deb belts out the tunes
Rosemary, Deb, Jason, and percussion in the setting sun
Snow lions glow
Dancers under Yum Chenmo
Ecstasy in dance form
Celebration in the culmination
Dancing with the fading light
How fortunate are we to be present for this month?
Rinpoche and Lama Pema are quite the dancers
Rinpoche loves the Macarena…wasn’t expecting that one
Can you pick out the dancing Tulku?