Down To Earth Dharma 2021

After a post 2020 summer closure of the facility due to the Covid 19 pandemic we have taken our first step to welcoming groups back to the centre. This was trialled with an in-house retreat held recently. The Down to Earth Dharma retreat was held in January and led by 4 experienced practitioners over a Read More …

Rinpoche 2019

The subject of the 2019 Easter retreat at Dorje Ling was Mahamudra. It was led by our teacher Zasep Tulku Rinpoche. It was followed by a few days of deepening the practice led by Lizzie Turnbull.

Easter 2018 working bee

During Easter 2018 our major job was putting the roof onto the new shed. We also worked on the tracks and boundary lines to the property. As usual it was an excellent and fun time for all who attended.   ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

January 2018 retreat/working bee

During the January 2018 retreat/working bee we had a mixed program. An intimate group meditated, discussed, mindfully walked and swam in the mornings and then worked hard in the heat until late in the afternoon. The framing and rafters are in place and here are a couple of photos to illustrate. Lou-anne weeded thistles and Read More …

October 2017 working bee

During our Hobart Show weekend working bee we laid the concrete foundations for the new tool shed, and placed a large water tank which will hold water from the shed’s roof. We also laid the plaque for the memorial scattering area, and did many other jobs such as gardening, track work, small carpentry jobs, and Read More …

40th anniversary of Dorje Ling Retreat Centre and Illusion Farm

The 40th anniversary of Illusion Farm and Dorje Ling Retreat Centre was held on 4-5 Feb 2017, immediately after the Mahamudra retreat, with Zasep Tulku Rinpoche attending. Lorinna Valley residents joined retreatants to feast, sing and dance the night away. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Rinpoche Jan-Feb 2017

Our 2017 retreat was held in Jan-Feb. The teacher was Zasep Tulku Rinpoche and the subject was Mahamudra. The retreat was followed by a Medicine Buddha initiation. See Medicine Buddha mantra graphic at right. Some photos from the retreat are below. A poster is here. The retreat was followed by celebrations for the 40th Anniversary Read More …