Ven. Lama Tsondru received monastic ordination in 1985. She has twice successfully completed the traditional 4 year Karma Kagyü retreat and is much appreciated for her direct and clear style.
She received many teachings from important Masters like His Holiness the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa, Tai Situ Rinpoche, Gyaltsab Rinpoche, Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche, His Holiness the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, Akong Tulku Rinpoche, Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche and many others.
With Lama Jinpa Gyamso she guides the Spanish centers connected with Kagyü Samye Ling monastery and the students currently committed to the first traditional retreat of the Karma Kagyü lineage in Spain.
In June 2000 Akong Tulku Rinpoche gave her the title of Lama, widely praising her qualities.
|Wed Mar 5||Travel to Harare||Rest|
|Thu Mar 6||Travel to Nyanga||Travel|
|Fri Mar 7||Nyanga||Retreat: The Four Foundations of Mindfulness|
|Sat Mar 8||Nyanga|
|Sun Mar 9||Nyanga||Travel to Harare Sun afternoon, or Monday morning|
|Mon Mar 10||Harare||Evening: Talk – Living a Meaningful Life|
|Tues Mar 11||Harare||Afternoon: Refuge Talk & Ceremony|
|Wed Mar 12||Travel to Johannesburg KSDJ||Rest|
Note that Lama Tsondru will facilitate 2 pairs of Nyungneys whilst she is at Tara Rokpa Centre in South Africa Friday March 28 – Tues April 2, 2014. It would be hugely beneficial to travel down and participate! Read more here.