Program Details

Kasung Training Weekend (STT)


with Bob Taylor
March 28 / 7:00 PM - March 30 / 2:00 PM

Security Team Training (STT), taught by Gesar Special Operations Commander Robert Taylor, Rupön.



This weekend will focus on training Kasung for the posts of Event Guard and Event Supervisor during Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche's visit to Boston in April 2014 and other similar large public events.

 

The schedule includes talks, role-plays and exercises, time in at least one of the venues, and a Mess.

 

COST:

FREE For Kasung serving during the Makkyi's April 2014 visit (food and teaching gift not included)

$75 for other Kasung, plus food and teaching gift (but do not hesitate to request a scholarship if needed)

 

HOUSING for out-of-town Kasung is available with local Kasung if requested by Monday 3/24/14.

 

For further information, please contact Khenchen Brian McCorkle (mccorkleATbuDOTedu)

 


PREREQUISITES:  This program is for experienced Kasung only.

Participants need to have taken a Kasung oath (one-year or lifetime), or commit to take it during the weekend.  Completion of both EHOK1 and EHOK2 (Kasung having completed only EHOK1 or EHOK2 may apply for an exception, and commit to completing the other one within the year).  Kasung with questions about their eligibility or seeking exceptions should email Khenchen Brian McCorkle, Ekajati Regimental Commander, at mccorkleATbuDOTedu.


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