Apr
16
Tue
Mahamudra Month-Long Sealed Retreat
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – May 16 @ 4:00 pm

This retreat is by application only. Contact the office for more information. Fees include tuition, accommodation and meals.

Apr
19
Fri
Refuge/Prostrations Ngondro Sealed Retreat
Apr 19 – May 29 all-day

The Refuge & Prostrations portion of the Ngondro retreat is by application only. The goal of the retreat is to fulfill the Refuge/Prostrations portion of the Ngondro. If you are interested in participating, please email us for an application. May all beings benefit!

Apr
21
Sun
Meditation Class –
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn and practice meditation. Khenpo Tenzin will skillfully guide you through the stages of meditation, showing you how to focus and gentle your mind to reach the state of calm abiding.

White Tara –
Apr 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
White Tara - @ Garchen Institute

White Tara is a female buddha of compassion, protection, long life; sometimes called the Mother of all Buddhas, the Mother of Liberation. In this practice we embody, invoke and bestow her blessings to all beings.

 

Apr
28
Sun
Intro to Dharma
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Intro to Dharma @ Garchen Buddhist Institute
Khenpo Tenzin offers a series of Dharma talks – an excellent introduction to learning more about your natural state of wisdom and compassion and why things happen. Valuable tools will be shared to help create more peace and happiness. Stay for the whole day! Bring a lunch, and after the talk eat on our veranda. Stay for Khenpo Tenzin’s free mediation class at 1pm, followed by our profound practice of White Tara at 2pm.
Meditation Class –
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn and practice meditation. Khenpo Tenzin will skillfully guide you through the stages of meditation, showing you how to focus and gentle your mind to reach the state of calm abiding.

White Tara –
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
White Tara - @ Garchen Institute

White Tara is a female buddha of compassion, protection, long life; sometimes called the Mother of all Buddhas, the Mother of Liberation. In this practice we embody, invoke and bestow her blessings to all beings.

 

May
5
Sun
Meditation Class –
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn and practice meditation. Khenpo Tenzin will skillfully guide you through the stages of meditation, showing you how to focus and gentle your mind to reach the state of calm abiding.

White Tara –
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
White Tara - @ Garchen Institute

White Tara is a female buddha of compassion, protection, long life; sometimes called the Mother of all Buddhas, the Mother of Liberation. In this practice we embody, invoke and bestow her blessings to all beings.

 

May
12
Sun
Meditation Class –
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn and practice meditation. Khenpo Tenzin will skillfully guide you through the stages of meditation, showing you how to focus and gentle your mind to reach the state of calm abiding.