FULL: CBSAA Pilgrimage in Nepal 5-11 March 2017

FULL: CBSAA Pilgrimage in Nepal 5-11 March 2017

[FULL - Application Closed!]

CBSAA Pilgrimage in Nepal 5-11 March 2017

CBSAA is organizing a Pilgrimage in Nepal with teachings by Tsoknyi Rinopche from 5-11 March 2017 operated by the travel agent E Star (License No. 240724). We are most grateful to Dr. Georgios T. Halkias for agreeing to join us in the tour.

Tour Fee: HK$13,800 per person (including airport tax & fuel surcharge & service charge), single room supplement (HK$3,500)

Payment: Full payment by 24 January 2017 on registration.

Capacity is very limited and filled on a first come first served basis.

Key places to visit (subject to changes):

Apart from the pilgrimage with teachings by Tsoknyi Rinopche, key places to visit may include:

  • Bodhanath Stupa: Considered the most important Tibetan Buddhist temple and pilgrimage site outside of Tibet.
  • Swayambhunath Temple:  Considered the second most important Tibetan Buddhist temple and pilgrimage site outside of Tibet.  (Also known as Monkey Temple.)
  • Pharping:  Sacred site including meditation caves where Guru Rinpoche meditated.
  • Patan:  Ancient city and artisan center with over1,200 Buddhist monuments.  Museum includes important sacred Buddhist (and Hindu) art.

Application & Payment [Application Closed]:

Please write down your name and mobile number on the bank slip, send a copy via email cbsaatour@gmail.com

Our Bank of East Asia account details:

“HONG KONG UNIVERSITY CENTRE OF BUDDHIST STUDIES ALUMNI ASSOCIATION LIMITED”

015-191-68-00118-1

3) Visa Information:

We will confirm receipt of your registration and acceptance by 3 February 2017. Upon confirmation of your application, please proceed to arrange the Nepalese Visa.  It will take only one day (drop off on Day 1 and pick up on Day 2) if the traveler goes directly to the Nepalese Consulate in Tsim Shan Tsui (address below) between 9:30am and 12:30pm.  Please fill in the visa application form http://www.cgnhk.org/pdf/visaform.pdf

and submit together with a photo and the name of the hotel, Hyatt Regency Kathmandu (no flight info needed).

Consulate General of Nepal
Unit 715 Concordia Plaza,
No. 1 Science Museum Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui (East) Kowloon, Hong Kong
Phone Number: (852) 2369 7813
Fax Number: (852) 2824 2970

4) Briefing session for successful applicants:
7pm-8:30pm, 22 February 2017
CPD 4.34, 4/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU.
(opposite bldg to CBS office)

Event ID:1389

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