Dharamshala: First ever Mongolian Spiritual Retreat began today organized by the Office of Tibet, Moscow. Aimed to benefit the Buddhist followers in Moscow, the event will strive to promote values of Buddhism in their hectic professional lives.
With over 50 participants, the sessions are being led by Geshe Lhakdor, Director of Library of Tibetan Works and Archives for and former translator to His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Telo Tulku Rinpoche, honorary representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to Russia, Mongolia and CIS countries delivered the inaugural remarks.
He said the 50-strong participants had traveled a long way from Mongolia to participate in the spiritual event in Dharamshala, the exile seat of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Geshe Lhakdor started off the day’s session with an introduction to Buddhism and Tibet-Mongolia relations.
The second day retreat session will highlight Secular Ethics as propounded by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
On the third and final day, the participants will receive an audience with His Holiness where they will interact and seek his wisdom on the discussed topics.