Please join us in celebrating the
consecration of the first Tibetan Buddhist Nunnery in North America
on Sept. 11 &12, 2010.

H.H. Chetsang RinpocheHis Holiness Drikung Kabgyon Chetsang Rinpoche, supreme head of the Drikung Kagyu Lineage, will conduct the consecration of Vajra Dakini Nunnery and the White Tara statue and shrine. His Holiness will offer an empowerment of White Tara. She is the healing and long-life female emanation of Buddha.
Sat, Sept. 11: Vajra Dakini Nunnery 1627 Downingsville Rd.
10am – 12 Consecration Ceremony
Speeches and Address by H.H. Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang Rinpoche
2pm Parade to the Peace Village and Installation of White Tara in her shrine
3pm – 3:30 H.H. Chetsang Rinpoche meets with Vermont Tibetan Community (others welcome to observe)

Sun, Sept. 12:
10am – 12 White Tara Empowerment and teaching
2pm – 3 Bodhicitta (Loving Kindness) Talk by H.H. Chetsang Rinpoche and vow ceremony
3pm – 4 Long Life Ceremony for H.H. Chetsang Rinpoche

Parking will be at the Sunray Peace Village a five minute drive or 20 minute walk from VDN. A shuttle bus will take you to the nunnery. Please arrive 60 min. early.