Precious Ornament of Liberation

24 September 2019 - 04 October 2019

Cost: £0.00

Venue: Samye Ling

Everyone who wishes to participate in this course must register even if Samye Ling accommodation is not required.  Please use the online booking system to book both accommodation and a place on the course.  If you are not staying with us, select “No Accommodation” as the room type.

Please click here to book - remember to select the course on the Additional Extras page after selecting your room type.

Drupon Rinpoche will continue teaching from Gampopa’s text, beginning at the point where he finished during last year’s teachings on this text.

This year he will use the English translation produced by Ken Holmes, entitled ‘Ornament of Precious Liberation’ ISBN 9781614294177, which is available in the Samye Ling Shop, please click here to order a copy.

Those registered are expected attend all of the sessions, except in case of emergency when Drupon Rinpoche must be informed beforehand.

  • Drupon Rinpoche will continue teaching on this topic, following on from his teaching in 2018.
  • Please bring the prayers for the beginning and end of the sessions which were issued last year.
  • This course begins on the evening of 24th September and finishes after the morning session on 4th October.
  • All participants must register in advance and attend all teaching sessions.

Daily Programme


Green Tara Prayers (optional)



8.00am – 10.00am





Mahakala Prayers (optional)

5.30pm – 6.30pm


6.30pm – 8.30pm

Teaching on The Precious Ornament of Liberation

There is no course fee, though donations towards the considerable overheads are most welcome.  Donations may be made in the Reception Office.

Tariff and Charges Guest Info
The Buddhist principle is to be everybody's friend, not to have any enemy.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Meditation means simple acceptance.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Only the impossible is worth doing.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Whenever we see something which could be done to bring benefit to others, no matter how small, we should do it.
Chamgon Khentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Freedom is not something you look for outside of yourself. Freedom is within you.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Hasten slowly, you will soon arrive.
Jetsun Milarepa
It doesn’t matter whatever comes, stop judging and it won’t bother you.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Whatever obstacles arise, if you deal with them through kindness without trying to escape then you have real freedom.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
To tame ourselves is the only way we can change and improve the world.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Strive always to be as kind, gentle and caring as possible towards all forms of sentient life.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Every sentient being is equal to the Buddha.
Chamgon Kentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Wherever and whenever we can, we should develop compassion at once.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Reminding ourselves of how others suffer and mentally putting ourselves in their place, will help awaken our compassion.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche