Highlights for May 2017

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 by Laura Roth

PLEASE NOTE: From now on, the Sunday schedule will be slightly shortened to allow us to finish by noon.

Sunday: 9AM Chenrezig, etc. ends by 9:45AM

10AM Meditation, ends by 10:45AM followed by tea, etc.

11AM Teaching


On Tuesday, May 2nd 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. All are welcome.

On Friday-Sunday, May 5-7th, we will be showing the webcast of Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche’s teaching at KTD, The Benefits of Chorten (Stupas). Khenpo Rinpoche will teach about their value, meaning, and how to practice with the: Fri. 7-8:30PM, Sat. 10:30AM-noon & 3:30-5PM,Sun. 10:30AM-noon & 2:30-4PM.

On Saturday-Sunday, May 13-14th, we will be participating in the Tulip Fest, in Washington Park, Albany, from 11AM-6PM. Albany KTC will be open for Chenrezig and meditation, but there will be no teaching at 11. Come see us at the Tulip Fest instead! Bring your Mom.

On Sunday, May 21st, Lama Zopa will teach, Demystifying the Bodhisattva of Compassion, Chenrezig.

Sunday Programs at 11AM:

May 7th: Continuation of webcast teaching at KTD, The Benefits of Chorten. See times above.

May 14th: No teaching at KTC. Come see us at the Tulip Fest!

May 21st: Lama Zopa will teach, Demystifying the Bodhisattva of Compassion, Chenrezig.

May 28th: Book study, Way of the Bodhisattva, by Shantideva. Chapter 8, Meditation.

Tuesday Programs at 7PM:

May 2nd: Guru Rinpoche Shower of Blessings tsok. Preparation time is 6:30PM. See above.

May 9th: Short Green Tara practice, etc. .

May 16th: Chenrezig/Amitabha practice

May 23rd: Short Green Tara practice, etc

May 30th: Chenrezig/Amitabha practice

Saturday, May 20th: Group Ngondro practice for those qualified, starting at 9:30AM.

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