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The Garden of Great Compassion is a hermitage which offers meditation retreats throughout the year.
Guided by a qualified teacher, they enable each of us, within a group, to develop and deepen the path to enlightenment according to the Buddha’s teachings.
It is in a in a quiet and favorable mountain environment, south of the Parc des Ecrins, that you may experience a direct and simple approach to meditation.     Read more


Cutting (the self-grasping) Chöd

From Friday evening, November 7th to Tuesday afternoon, November 11th. This practice of the Great Vehicle (Mahayana) is associated with the practices of Transmission Currents (Tantra).

Mahamoudra retreat

From Sunday evening, December 28th to Saturday afternoon, January 3rd. This is the essential meditation on the true nature of mind.

Guided individual retreat

From Saturday evening, January 24th to Saturday afternoon, February 21st. This retreat is intended for people who already know the place and Lama.