Jun
9
Sun
White Tara –
Jun 9 @ 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.

 

Jun
12
Wed
SagaDawa Chenrezig Practice Retreat
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – Jun 14 @ 5:00 pm
SagaDawa Chenrezig Practice Retreat @ Garchen Buddhist Institute

Saga Dawa Duchen commemorates the birth, enlightenment and death (parinirvana) of the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni. All actions during this time period are multiplied millions of times,so it’s an excellent and important time to practice as much as possible. During this time, we hold a Chenrezig Retreat, followed by Nyungne Practice. All are welcome!

Jun
15
Sat
SagaDawa NyungNe Practice Retreat
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – Jun 17 @ 8:00 am
SagaDawa NyungNe Practice Retreat @ Garchen Buddhist Institute

Saga Dawa Duchen commemorates the birth, enlightenment and death (parinirvana) of the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni. All actions during this time period are multiplied millions of times,so it’s an excellent and important time to practice as much as possible. During this time, we hold a Chenrezig Retreat, followed by Nyungne Practice. All are welcome!

Jun
23
Sun
Meditation Class –
Jun 23 @ 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 –
Jun 23 @ 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.

 

Jun
30
Sun
Meditation Class –
Jun 30 @ 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 –
Jun 30 @ 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.

 

Jul
7
Sun
Meditation Class –
Jul 7 @ 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 –
Jul 7 @ 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.

 

Jul
12
Fri
Summer Teachings
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 5:00 pm
Summer Teachings @ Garchen Buddhist Institute

Khenchen Konchog Gyaltsen Rinpoche returns to the Garchen Institute for our Summer Teachings, which include Chakrasamvara empowerment and practice. Khenchen Rinpoche will teach from the profound text by Ngoje Repa, “The Vajra Speech of the Essence of the Ultimate”. Chakrasamvara empowerment will be offered on the 14th, at 2pm. Chakrasamvara practice begins June 15th and runs from 6am – 9pm daily, ending at 5pm on June 19th.