Sunday January 13th 2013 will be a day to remember for five men up at Guhyaloka, Triratna’s mountain retreat centre in Spain. Following an open day for interested locals on the Saturday, on Sunday they started a one-year retreat with a ceremony to ‘close’ El Collao, their new community, built over the past three years on land a few miles away from the main retreat facilities - and fittingly renamed Uttaraloka, ‘the highest place’ or ‘the furthest place’.
Maniraja, Guhyaloka’s chairman, explains what’s in store for them in the audioboo…
And if you fancy a taste of the bumpy ride up the mountain - and a glimpse of the view from their new home - try the video!
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