Teaching Schedule of Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

Empowerments and Teachings

4 - 13 August 2017
Sydney, Australia

Rinpoche will be offering empowerments (Chimé Pakmé Nyingtik, Vimé Ladrub and Korwa Dongdruk) and teachings (Korwa Dongdruk and Bardo) in Sydney, Australia.

Friday 4 August 7-9 pm


Saturday 5 August 10 am - 3 pm

Empowerments: Chimé Pakmé Nyingtik (The Heart Essence of Deathless Ārya Tārā), Vimé Ladrub (The Guru Sādhana of Vimalamitra), and Korwa Dongdruk (He Who Churns the Depths of Saṃsāra). Teachings: Korwa Dongdruk and Bardo.

 Sunday 6 August 10 am - 2.30 pm 

Korwa Dondruk Teaching continued.

Friday 11 August: 7pm

Public Talk. The Public Talk will be live-streamed. 

Saturday 12 August 10 am - 2.30  pm

Refuge teaching & Refuge Vows

Sunday 13: August 10 am - 1.30 pm

Bodhicitta teaching & Bodhisattva Vows. 

Location: Marrickville Town Hall

Registration details and link coming soon.

Please note: All the teachings will be translated into Chinese.


Accommodation in Sydney

Sydney's CBD and Inner West areas are centrally located and offer easy access to both venues. Airbnb offers reasonably priced accommodation options in and around the city:

The closest surrounding suburbs to Marrickville (for teaching weekends) are Newtown, Erskinville, Enmore, Petersham, Stanmore

The Public talk - will be held in Randwick in the Eastern Suburbs. This venue is also close to Coogee and Bondi beaches. Its approximately 30 mins driving from Eastern Suburbs to the Marrickville venue.

Some sangha offering ‘home stay':

There is some limited sangha housing available. Please contact Anthea asap:


The SI Australia website ( will be regularly updated as details of Rinpoche's program is confirmed.


For more information and questions, contact: Donna Pillay -