In order to receive the Highest Yoga Tantra Empowerments of Heruka and Vajrayogini, you must attend all 4 sessions marked with **. This includes the Heruka Preparations. If any of the sessions marked ** are missed, you will not be able to attend the subsequent empowerment sessions, nor receive the commentary to the practice.

See Program page for more details. Please plan your travel to ensure that you will arrive in time.  For those arriving only for week 2, you are strongly advised to arrive on Thursday 3 August.

Festival fees - Daily rates (Does not include accommodation or meals) All bookings received 16 June onwards will be charged at the daily rate
Week 1 Fri July 28 £15 Teaching (begins at 7:30pm)
Sat July 29 £30 Meditations & Teachings
Sun July 30 £30 Meditations & Teachings
Mon July 31 £30 Meditations & Teachings
Tues August 1 £15 Retreat
Wed August 2 £15 Retreat
Week 2 Thurs August 3  £0 FREE DAY
  Fri August 4 £35 Meditations & **Heruka Preparations**
Sat August 5 £35  **Heruka Empowerments**
  Sun August 6 £35 **Vajrayogini Empowerment** & Tantric Q&A
Mon August 7 £30  Commentary
Tues August 8 £30  Commentary
Wed August 9 £30  Commentary
Thurs August 10 £15  Retreat
Fri August 11 £15  Retreat
Sat August 12 £10  Life of Buddha (video Presentation)


Children's Festival Fee:

Age:   0 - 7 years FREE
  8 - 15 years 50% discount
  16+ years as adult above



per night - incl. breakfast
Single ensuite†* £55 per room
Single†* £45 per room
Twin or Double ensuite†* £80 per room
Twin or Double†* £70 per room
Triple ensuite†* £105 per room
Shared Room* £25 per person
Indoor Dorm* £20 per person
Marquee Dorm** £15 per person

† very limited availability
* must be booked for minimum whole of Week 1 or Week 2
**must be booked for minimum whole of Week 1 or Week 2.  A limited number of marquee dorm spaces are available for 3 night minimum.


There are three camping options. For each option, you must first booking camping – then select which of the camping options you require.

  1. bringing your own tent
  2. booking a ready-erected tent (includes mattress, pillow and blanket)
  3. bringing your own campervan (very limited spaced available)

Camping Fee (per person/per night) £6 incl breakfast.


PLUS additional cost for ready-erected tent or campervan

Ready-erected Tent Only one person should book this and provide the names of those sharing.  Everyone should book camping
(per tent/per night) Whole festival only.
2 person tent £10/night (max occupancy 2 people)
Campervan* Only one person should book the space and provide the names of those sharing. Everyone should book camping.
  Whole festival only
£5 per night campervan fee

*Very limited spaces. Please do not bring a campervan unless you have reserved a space otherwise we will be unable to accommodate you.  No cooking is allowed. All campervans must be parked in designated spaces and are not permitted in the field car park.


Children’s Accommodation

  • We regret we are unable to accommodate under 16s in shared rooms or dormitory accommodation with adults who are not their parent/legal guardian, nominated carer or an adult family member.
  • Children aged 4 and over who are occupying a bed/space in a twin or double room will be charged at full adult rates above.
  • Children aged 3 and under sharing their parent’s bed are free of charge.
  • Children aged under 16 who are camping (in parents own tent) are free of charge. It is not permitted for those under 16 to sleep in their own tent but must share with an adult family member/nominated carer.
  • In general children aged 3 or under who are camping (in a ready-erected tent) are free of charge and children aged 4 and over will be counted towards the maximum occupancy of the tent.

Young Adults Accommodation (16 & 17 year olds)

  • Young Adults cannot be accommodated in shared room or dormitory accommodation. They may stay in twin accommodation if their nominated responsible adult is also sharing the room.

Airport Shuttles
Shuttles are offered between Manchester Airport and Manjushri KMC subject to demand. £30/each way. See travel info page for more information and times.

Pre-booked meals served in the main Festival Dining Tent
Lunch - £4 / Dinner - £4

Children’s Meals
Children’s portions are available for those 12 years and under, and are charged at 50%. Children 13 years and over are charged as adult. For children who are staying free of charge in parents tent, there is a £2/day charge for breakfast.

Standard Parking: £3.50 per day/part of day

Disabled Parking: Free for blue badge holders (or equivalent from your country)-  must be displayed in your windscreen.

All car parking is in the festival field car park near the main entrance. Vans are not permitted in the field.  Day visitors with vans should select the van option when booking parking (spaces are limited). Those sleeping in a van should book camping/campervan options - and do not need to pay separately for parking.

Audio Recordings

Recordings of the teaching sessions only are available. Empowerments, meditations, retreat sessions, or the Tantra Q & A, are not available as recordings.

Week 1 (all teachings) - £21
Week 1 (Fri-Sun teachings only) - £15
Week 2 - (all teachings) - £18