Schedule for February 2016

Posted on February 2nd, 2016 by Laura Roth

Highlights for February:

On Saturday, February 6th, we will be doing a cleaning day to ready the shrine for Losar, from 10AM to noon. Volunteers are welcome and needed.

On Tuesday, February 9th, at 6:30PM, we will celebrate Losar, the Tibetan New Year, with a vegetarian potluck preceded by the 21 Praises to Tara and the 12 Deeds of the Buddha.

On Saturday, February 13th, we will hold Long Green Tara Practice, starting at 9:30AM. Please do not eat meat or eggs prior to the practice.

On Tuesday, February 16th, at 7PM, we will hold a Guru Rinpoche, Shower of Blessings Tsok practice. This is an offering of the 5 sense pleasures to Guru Rinpoche and all enlightened beings in which we share. Preparation is at 6:30PM. All are welcome. Please bring a vegetarian snack or drink, such as crackers, cheese, cookies, nuts, fruit, chips, juice, or tea.

On Saturday, February 20th, we will hold group Ngondro practice, from 9:30AM to noon.

Sunday Programs at 11:15AM:

Feb. 7: Second half of Mingyur Rinpoche video Sound and Emptiness will be re-shown.

Feb. 14: Marilyn McKee will give a teaching on Tonglen.

Feb. 21: Book study: Into the Heart of Life, by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo. Chap. 7 continued.

Feb. 28: Laura Roth will teach, Introduction to Tibetan Language.

Tuesday Programs at 7PM:

Feb. 2: Chenrezig/Amitabha/Phowa  Feb. 16: Guru Rinpoche Tsok (see above)

Feb. 9: Losar Celebration at 6:30PM (see above)  Feb. 23: Short Green Tara

Dakpo Targyen: There will be no Dakpo Targyen classes as Lama Zopa will be in India.

Please Note: A donation of $5 by non-members for Sunday teachings is appreciated.