The summer Lingse Geshe Graduation Ceremony for the year 2017 as per the curriculum schedule are on 11th & 12th of 3rd Tibetan calendar month, which in the western calendar falls on 6th and 7th of May 2017.
Lingse Geshe is one of the four categories of Geshe, a scholastic title conferred to a member monk on qualifying after completing the course curriculum.
The day when the abbot makes an inspection of respective classes seated in circles, and randomly picks pupils to recite a particular section chapter of their course syllabus.
The normal schedule of Tsi-shag day is 4th day of 4th month in Tibetan lunar calendar, which falls on 29th May 2017.
Rikhram Geshe Graduation Ceremony for the year 2017 as per the curriculum schedule falls on 22nd & 23rd of the 5th month of Tibetan Calendar - 16th & 17th June 2017.
Rikhram Geshe is one of the four categories of Geshe, a scholastic title conferred to a member monk on qualifying after completing the course curriculum.)
It is the minor ceremonial Debate Examination held annually for pupils reaching the primary stage of Prajna Paramita (shung) on the regular curriculum schedule of 25th day of 6th Tibetan calendar month - 17th August 2017.
A total no of 16 top selected pupils will participate in this Debate Examination.
It is a major ceremonial Debate Examination held annually for pupils of Karam stage as per the curriculum schedule of 1st & 2nd of the 7th month of Tibetan Calendar - 22nd & 23rd September 2017. A total no of 2 leading pupils will participate in this Debate Examination.(Karam is the last stage in monastic academic hierarchy or the pool from where pupils nomination for respective Geshe award and Lharam course will be determined by the Abbot based on individual merit records)
The Debate Examination for the year 2017 as per the curriculum schedule falls on 5th day of 9th Tibetan Calendar month - 24th October 2017.
Debate is one of the most important amongst the three different examinations. Every individual pupil take turns to challenge on a particular topic randomly selected and defend another’s challenge in their respective class.