Kalachakra World Peace Stupa
Thursday 18th – Sunday 28th October 2012
After two years of physical and spiritual effort and many years of hopes and dreams, the Kalachakra World Peace Stupa will finally be completed in a huge Blessing Ceremony.
As usual there will be much to do to prepare for this momentous occasion and the monks will be in residence for 10 days preparing and putting the finishing touches to their great work.
The Stupa Opening Ceremony will be held on Saturday October 27th.
The Ceremony and will begin at 11:30am lead by HH the 14th Dalai Lama’s representative in Australia, Mr Sonam Dagpo.
The Gyuto Monks and and members from the local Arakwal family will assist in the rituals which will include a Welcome to Country ceremony, a procession to the stupa, chanting by the monks and blessing of the land.
This will be a truly auspicious event, not to be missed!
Free Entry all day to the Crystal Castle for everyone.
All guests are welcome to participate in the ceremony at any point throughout the day. Please bring a blanket or cushion to sit on during the ceremony.
The monks will offer a daily public program from Thursday 18th, including special preparations for the completion of the stupa.
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Come and be part of our inspirational team!!
Love the wonderful gardens and rainforest here? Want to learn about gardening in the sub-tropics?
Come and be a part of the Crystal Castle team and culture, learn about the gardens, the crystals and the statues.
Work together and feel connected to Mother Earth. Enjoy tea, coffee, cake and lunch "on the castle".
Relax or meditate to absorb and appreciate the beauty and peace of the magical Shambhala Gardens.
Our next volunteer program begins Thursday 4th October and runs for four Thursdays.
8.30am to 3pm. Morning tea and Lunch is on the Castle.
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Here is what one of our recent Shambhala garden volunteers had to say about her time here….
An amazing experience! All the staff are super friendly and educating. Awesome environment!