Month of April 2017

Posted on March 27th, 2017 by Laura Roth

Highlights for April 2017- Lots of great teachings, a very full month!

On Tuesday, April 4th at 7PM, we will hold a Guru Rinpoche Shower of Blessings Tsok, an offering of the 5 sense pleasures to Guru Rinpoche and all enlightened beings in which we share. Please bring a vegetarian snack or non-alcoholic drink to share. Prep time is 6:30PM.

On Saturday & Sunday, April 8th-9th, we will host Khenpo Ugyen Tenzin, who will give a public talk, Advice for Developing Confidence, Devotion, and a Deeper Connection with Buddhism. He will follow with a 3-part teaching related to Mind Training, The Eight Stanzas of  Thought Transformation. Times for both days will be 10:30AM to noon and 2-4PM.

On Saturday, April 15th at 9:30AM, we will hold a group Ngondro practice for those qualified.

On Sunday, April 23rd, meditation will end early, at 10:30AM, to allow time to travel to KTD for lunch and a field trip to the Earth Day weekend activities there. If you plan on attending, please notify the KTD office, in advance, regarding lunch.

Sunday Programs at 11:15AM

April 2nd: Lama Zopa will teach, The Four Applications of Mindfulness (last introductory talk)

April 8&9: Khenpo Ugyen, The Eight Stanzas of Thought Transformation, (Please see above).

April 16th: Book study, Way of the Bodhisattva, by Shantideva. Chap. 7, Heroic Perseverance.

April 23rd: Field trip to KTD for Earth Day weekend. Leaving at 10:30AM. (see above).

April 30th: Lama Zopa will teach, The Five Buddha Families.

Tuesday Programs at 7PM

April 4th: Guru Rinpoche Shower of Blessings tsok.

April 11th: Short Green Tara practice, etc.

April 18th: Chenrezig/Amitabha practice

April 25th: Short Green Tara practice, etc.

Saturday, April 15th at 9:30AM: Group Ngondro practice

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