The preliminary teachings to the Kalachakra empowerment were concluded by His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Sunday, January 8, 2017. Further, the construction of the sand mandala was also completed, while Thamthog Rinpoche, deputising for the Vajra Master, placed the ten phurbas and ten vases containing the water that will be employed in the empowerment around the mandala perimeter.
Below is the video link to His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s teachings preliminary to the Kalachakra Empowerment on Shantideva’s “A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life” and Kamalashila’s “Middling Stages of Meditation” from Bodhgaya, on January 5-8, 2017.
Day 1 video:
Day 2 video:
Day 3 video:
Day 4 video: