Drepung Loseling Monastery, Inc.
an affiliate of Emory University

COVID Safety Requirements for In Person Participants:
  While the COVID-19 virus continues to infect many individuals, Drepung Loseling will require the following safety measures for our in person events in to provide a safer environment for everyone to gather:  
  Wear well fitted mask properly over nose and mouth at all times inside the center.  
  Practice social distancing; maintain 3’ - 6’ distance when interacting with others outside of your household. Please maintain a minimum of 6’ distance from the teachers and monks especially with Geshe Phende la as he is at a higher risk of serious illness.  
  Do not congregate inside the center after events. You are welcome to congregate outside.  
  No drinking or eating inside the center.  
  Seating capacity will be limited to allow for social distancing. With the exception of those who cannot climb stairs, please enter through the back left entrance of the building so we can do not exceed our capacity.  
  Practice good hand hygiene to help stay healthy; hand sanitizers will be available near entrances and around the center. Restrooms are available for proper hand washing as well.  
  If you have COVID-19, have COVID-19 symptoms, or have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19 in the last 5 days, please join us through our virtual Zoom or LiveStream option.  
  Vaccination is highly recommend whenever possible to help avoid serious sickness and hospitalization.  
As some of our teachers, members, volunteers, staff and friends may be, living with or caring for others who may be immunocompromised, unable to be vaccinated, or have health conditions that puts them at higher risk of serious illness from the virus, we appreciate everyone’s cooperation in helping to create a safer place for us to gather and practice once again.