Spring 2017 expedition – Bhutan – Yogas of Fire and Light


This eleven-day adventure will bring us deep into the hidden valleys and mountains of Bhutan, to sacred sites of Tantric Buddhist practice. The trip will include empowerments, transmissions, and practical instruction in bodymind disciplines integral to the Great Perfection (Dzogchen) teachings of Tibetan Buddhism. It also offers a deep experience of the yoga of pilgrimage. The trip will be led by Ian Baker, together with Tulku Tenzin Rabgyel and other revered Bhutanese masters.

Basic Itinerary
May 8: Fly from Bangkok to Paro. Visit Dhungtse Lhakhang. O/N Gangtey Palace Resort May 9. Trek to Chumphug and the Temple of the Floating Dakini. O/N Chumphug Hermitage
May 10. Full moon initiation and practice day at Dakini Temple. O/N Chumphug Hermitage May 11. Trek to Singkhang Thang. O/N Camp
May 12. Trek to the sacred lake of Drakey Pangtsho (See photo). O/N Camp
May 13. Practice and exploration at Drakey Pangtsho Lake. O/N Camp
May 14. Trek to Bumdrak Hermitage. O/N Camp
May 15. Transmissions and practice at Bumdrak Hermitage. O/N Camp
May 16. Trek to Orgyen Tshemo Monastery. O/N Camp
May 17. Trek to Machik Labdron Temple and Tiger’s Nest Monastery. O/N Naksel Resort May 18. Departure to Bangkok

Trip Cost
$3,950, exclusive of airfare.

For more information or to reserve a place on this journey, please contact Ian at ianbaker108@gmail.com.