STAYING AT ORGYAN DZONG
Limited space is available in the Sangha House for overnight accommodation for weekend teachings and events. Please contact us well in advance to check on availability. There are a number of local accommodations in the area where you can stay, but please note that you will need a car since there is no public transportation or shuttle available to and from the centre.
Private rooms for personal and unsupervised meditation retreats are available at Orgyan Osal Cho Dzong for both beginner and advanced Buddhist practitioners. If you are interested in doing a solitary short or long-term retreat, please contact us and we can send you further information which will include an application form.
All rooms are single occupancy with bedding provided. Retreatants may enjoy marked walking trails through the surrounding woodland and up to the peak of Mount Moriah and request a private interview with Ven. Lama Jigme when he is in residence. Retreatants are welcome to enjoy marked walking trails through the surrounding woodland and up to the peak of Mount Moriah and request a private interview with Ven. Lama Jigme when he is in residence. They are also welcome to join scheduled practices in the temple, although some may be restricted only to those with the necessary empowerments. The guest house has a shared kitchen with a fridge, stove, microwave, cutlery and cooking utensils, as well as two shared bathrooms with showers – one for men and one for women.
All visitors are responsible for bringing and cooking their own food. The cost per night is $30.00 CDN plus HST for weekend and short-term retreats up to a week. Rates for longer than one week are available upon request.
If you have any questions about personal retreats, please feel free to contact us.