Group Retreats

 Kopan Monastery offers group retreats as part of its yearly course program.  These retreats are usually for more advanced practitioners only and lead by experienced teachers. 

Kopan also offers Medicine Buddha Retreat and Tara retreat during the year. Please check the course calendar occasionally for updates. 

Depending on the type of retreat, students might be accepted by application only and special conditions may apply.

Please find out more on the requirements as well as application forms for these retreats below by clicking on the title of the retreat.


FPMT Centers are welcome to use the Kopan facilities for group retreats. Please email us with your request.


Group Retreats in 2019


Vajra sattva retreat

January              3 - Month Vajrasattva Retreat 

This retreat is now fully booked. Please check our course calendar in September 2019 for informationon the next retreat.

Nyung Ne Retreats

June  5 - 18             Nyung ne Retreat at the nunnery ( 8 sets of day days of retreat)

June 16 - 18           Nyung ne retreat at Kopan Monastery (one set of two days)

Kopan Monastery
(Nepal Buddhist Mahayana Center Gompa)

Kopan Monastery is affiliated with FPMT
(Foundation for the preservation of the Mahayana Tradition)