The center is open to visiting tourists every day from 13.00 to 16.00.
Visitors are requested to consider that their presence outside these hours may disrupt practice and disturb practitioners.
On special days (Guru Rinpoche, Dakinis and Dharmapalas Days) practice is held at 10 am.
1 July – 9 August
XXVII Practice of the Butter Lamps Offering dedicated to restoring peace
The Prayer of Aspiration of the Lamps is Zilnon Lingpa's (Chhimed Rigdzin Rinpoche) mind tercho. Its purpose is purification of the minds of all beings and maintain peace in the world. Now, in the time of war in Ukraine, this practice is more timely than ever. This year's practice is also dedicated to the good health of James Low.
Cost of the retreat: 35 PLN per day, pensioners - 25 PLN per day, children up to 15 years old - 15 PLN per day. The price does not include meals.
The fee covers only the expenses of using utilities on the gompa land. It does not include the price of oil and lamp wicks. 1 butter lamp costs 0,25 PLN. For the retreat (111 111 lamps) 3400 l. of oil is needed. Donations can be made by PayPal or by bank transfer with the reference "Butter Lamps".
Or to the German Khordong Association account, via www.khordong.de
8 and 17 August
Big Rigdzin practice
9 - 16 August
As every year, the monks from Dorje Drak Monastery will return to perform the drupcho of Dorje Phurba according to Jangter tradition. This tradition was introduced to Drophan Ling by the late Taklung Tsetrul Rinpoche.
Cost of the retreat: 90 PLN per day, pensioners - 60 PLN per day, children up to 15 years old - 15 PLN per day. The price does not cover meals.
18 - 27 August
Chod practice retreat
Cost of the retreat: 80 PLN per day, pensioners - 655 PLN per day, children up to 15 years old - 15 PLN per day. The price does not cover meals.
Due to pandemic, all visitors absolutely must register at least 7 days before arrival and provide a negative result of the Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.
Registration email should contain name and surname, expected arrival and departure dates, accommodation and catering options.
- rooms on the first floor of the gompa (additional cost - 10 PLN/per day)
- rooms over the dining hall
- rooms in the new dormitory over the kitchen
- campsite (in own tents)
Availability of the rooms depends on the order of submissions. To check availability
of the rooms in gompa, please contact the office of the Centre.
We are not able to guarantee places for those who do not register in advance.
Please bring your sleeping bags, dishes, and cutlery with you.
- Breakfast - 20 PLN.
- Lunch - 40 PLN.
- Dinner - 20 PLN.
How to get there:
There is no direct connection to Darnkow. Busses from Wroclaw stop in Kudowa Zdroj
or Jeleniow, the only options are to take a cab from Kudowa
(Phone: +48 607 816 089.), hitch-hike or walk.
Payments for the retreats can be made to the bank account:
Związek Buddyjski Khordong
Santander Bank Polska S.A.
al. Jana Pawła II 17, 00-854 Warszawa
nr. konta 78109022130000000142029967
Info about the retreats:
Tel. 601 35 77 76 (10.00 - 17.00)
603 068 031
Those who wish to stay in the blue house nearby,
please contact Dagmara on the phone number (+48) 601 234 953.