Christmas and New Year’s at Dejam Ling

Christmas and New Year’s at Dejam Ling in the Cévennes !

Feeling the need to connect? Enjoy the Christmas holidays practicing at Dejam Ling in the Cévennes!

With a big Ganapuja on New Year’s Eve 

From Friday, December 26 to Sunday, January 4, the International Dzogchen Community of Dejam Ling is pleased to invite you for a retreat of practices at Dejam Ling, our French retreat center, located in the Cevennes, an hour away from Nimes and Montpellier.

A contemplative program to better connect with oneself and with other practicionners:

Purification of the Six LokasSemdzin of the Song of the VajraDance of the 12 A’s : in collaboration with MarieNeige Lefeuvre.

Yantra Yoga « self-managed » between practitionners.

This year, the 31 st of December is also the day of Padmasambhava : a good opportunity for a GanapujParty!

Ganapuja also on the 4th january, on the day of the full moon.

Bring your offerings of food and drink !

Fee : Suggested donation: a minimum of 10 euros per day if you come only for one or two days, 5 euros per day if you stay at least 3 days, of course this is according to your resources!

Nights : 8 euros per night

Meals : everyone brings food they like and we cook together or take turns.

Also, please bring your own breakfast food. There is a bread machine on site.

Detailed schedule :

7.30-8.30 : breakfast

8.30-9.30 : Semdzin of the Song of the Vajra

9.30-10.00 : break

10-11.30 : Practice of Purification of the 6 Lokas

11.30-12.30 : collective tasks and  lunch preparation

12.30-3 pm : lunch + clean-up + time for rest or personal practice

3-4pm : Danse of the 12 A’s in collaboration with Marie-Neige or Yantra Yoga between practitionners

4pm-4.30pm : break

4.30-6pm : Practice of Purification of the 6 Lokas

6-7.30pm: collective tasks and dinner preparation

7.30pm : dinner


The retreat will begin on Friday, December 26 with a Gana Puja, as at any practice retreat. Everyone is welcome as of the 24th of December. The retreat will end with a Gana Puja on Sunday, January 4th, at noon.

We will celebrate New Year’s Eve on the evening of the 31st.


You are all welcome!

Place : Dejam Ling, Le Devès, Valbonne 30570, St André de Majencoules

Please announce your arrival by email:

From December 26th, you can also call on site 04 67 82 44 90

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