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21 November 2020

Templewatch Málaga ~ the story so far

On this page you can keep up with the latest news on the construction of the sixth Kadampa Temple for World Peace at KMC Spain in Málaga, and to catch up on any updates you might have missed.

What a privilege to watch something so auspicious, emanating from the heart of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche appear before our very eyes!

20 ~ The crowning glory

The big day arrived! While some workers were engaged in the stone wall landscaping and others preparing the outer Temple walls for the stucco, the Dharma Wheel, the Lantern Tower and the Crowning Vajra were lifted into place. What an auspicious day!

19 ~ Progress on all fronts!

Artists, construction workers and landscapes are all working hard to bring the Temple to completion. Windows are installed, the cladding for the pillars in place, the exterior landscaping under way and the final touches being added to the lantern tower before it is liften into place at the top pf the Temple.

18 ~ Preparing for the adornments

With finishing work on the exterior and interior preparing for the adornments, prepping the ribs of the lantern and the vajra base for gold leafing, filling a statue for the Temple shrine and much more, the project has made great progress since the last update.

17 ~ The extraordinary blessings of the Temple

In this truly inspiring video we meet some of the people helping to build the Temple in Málaga, who talk of their experiences. We see directly how Venerable Geshe-la’s kindness and blessings touch everyone involved involved in this auspicious project.

16 ~ The Temple preparing for many visitors

Among the many developments since the last update, we now see the space being cleared and prepared to receive hundreds of visitors by car, bus and so forth.

15 ~ Auspicious moments at the Temple

Among all the amazing recent developments at the site of the construction of the Kadampa Temple in Málaga, some of the most noticeable were lifting a vajra and one of the exterior auspicious symbols into place as a test. Watch this and much more in the latest video.

14 ~ A Temple arisen from Festivals

As we marvel at the tremendous progress with the Kadampa Temple for World Peace in Málaga Spain, it is worth pausing to think about where these extraordinary buildings come from. Read more . . .

13 ~ The Temple progresses inside and out

The very kind contractors are making tremendous progress with the Temple both outside and in. And they always have time for a wave and a joke when the cameras appear. Meanwhile the vajra seat for the top of the Temple is almost complete as it is coated in copper.

12 ~ The Temple quickly takes shape

We can only marvel at the speed and attention to detail involved in the construction of sixth Kadampa Temple for World Peace in Málaga.

11 ~ Progress on all fronts with the Temple

The dedicated team at Málaga are making tremendous progress on the new Temple. Thank you everyone for your inspiring work and wonderful dedication.