Bad Weather Affects Dalai Lama’s Arunachal Pradesh Schedule

Due to very bad weather conditions in the regions of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s schedule has been affected. His Holiness will now be arriving in Bomdila which is close to Tawang in the afternoon today and teaching has been scheduled for tomorrow.

“Guwahati, Assam, India, 4 April 2017 – Due to severe weather conditions in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s schedule for his upcoming visit to Arunachal Pradesh has been affected.” announced an urgent circular published in the official website of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

The announcement mentions the affected schedule as “His Holiness will now be arriving in Bomdila, Arunachal Pradesh on April 4 afternoon. On April 5 He will give a teaching and confer a White Tara Long Life Empowerment (drolkar tsewang) in the morning at the Buddha Park.”

The further adjustments come as “On April 6, His Holiness will give teachings in Dirang, Arunachal Pradesh on Geshe Langri Thangpa’s Eight Verses of Training the Mind (lojong tsikgyema) & Guru Yoga (lama neljor) and confer the Avalokiteshvara Permission (chenresig jenang) in the morning at Thupsung Dhargyeling Monastery.”

From April 8 to 10, His Holiness will give teachings in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh. On April 8 & 9 mornings, His Holiness will give teachings on Kamalashila’s The Middling States of Meditation (gomrim barpa) & Gyalsey Thokme Sangpo’s Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva (laklen sodunma) at Yiga Choezin, said the notice.

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