Annual Ceremonies

Drubchö for the Nine Dharmapalas

Mahakala draped in ceremonial scarvesThis Drubchö is held for three days beginning from the 27th of the seventh lunar month. During this ceremony, prayers and various offerings are made to the nine Dharmapalas and other protectors in order to dispel obstacles to the Dharma and sangha.

Photo: Statue of Six-Armed Mahakala draped in ceremonial scarves (B. Spielman)