Jakob will be giving 2 talks in Christchurch before and after the 5-day Vipashyana retreat being held at Raupo Bay from the 14 – 19th November 2014.

Both talks will be held at Dho Nyak Osel Ling Christchurch Buddhist Centre, 43 Harrow St, Phillipstown, Christchurch at 7.30 pm.


Preparing for Departure – Buddhist Perspectives and Practical Measures on Death and Dying

Wednesday 12th November 2014

Guru Yoga and the Path of Empowerment

Wednesday 19th November 2014 – Note date change! (previously advertised for Saturday 22nd)

A donation of $15 or $10 (concessions) per talk is appreciated and will go towards covering expenses for Jakob’s travel.

About Jakob Leschly

jakob_leschlyJakob began his studies of Buddhism in 1974 and has studied with numerous great teachers, particularly the renowned Kyabje Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, Dudjom Rinpoche and Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche.

Jakob completed a three-year retreat in 1984, has since worked as a translator and interpreter as well as a philosophy and meditation instructor, also completing a BA in Tibetan Studies. He lives with his family in New South Wales.