A monk should always be dressed in the robes of an ordained monk in accordance with the Vinaya Sutra. Any activity not conforming to the vows of a novice monk such as singing and dancing are prohibited. One is not allowed to go out on leave without a valid reason except once a month. If […]
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Prior to being awarded with a certificate, monks are required to make the commitment to devote their whole life to practicing and propagating the Buddha Dharma in general, and of the view, philosophy and accomplishment of the Ngagyur Nyingma tradition in particular. They must also uphold the values of Ngagyur Nyingma College at all time.
Each year there is one-and-a-half-month vacation following the annual examination. The specific dates are decided by the Institute’s administration in consultation with the head of the monastery. Monks should return from vacation within the specified reporting time, the 30th day of the 3rd lunar month. Until the 14th day of the 4th Lunar-month, all are […]