Visit of the Saya Kunsal Kassapa to his master Dr. Akong Tulku Rinpoche

On the Friday 25th of May of 2012, coinciding with the opening of the Nagma Centre at Cataluña, the Saya Kunsal Kassapa, founder of the Trikaya Association, met at the Barcelona Samye Dzong Centre the Venerable Dr. Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who was visiting Spain for giving the Medicine Buddha Initiation (Sangye Menla).

On the next day, 26th of May, the Saya Kunsal Kassapa and the Ven. Dr. Akong Tulku Rinpoche visited the premises of Casa Toni of La Mola, at Santa Coloma of  Ferners. The Ven. Dr. Akuong Tulku Rinpoche also celebrated the first ceremony of the ritual fire of purification of the place, accompanied by the Ordination Sangha of monks and nuns, as well as by laic practitioners.

At the present, the place has a residence for ordained nuns and monks, as well as for practitioner with vows. During the next years, it is foreseen there the construction of the Samye Deche Ling Monastery, linked to the Karma Kagyu tradition, for the study and practice of the Buddhist teachings in general and for the Kagyu teachings in particular.