January 2020

Posted on January 6th, 2020 by Laura Roth

** Please Note: The center will re-open on Sunday, January 12 for public programs.

Sunday Practices at 9am: (45 minutes. Please arrive early…practice begins promptly.)

     January 12th: Medicine Buddha practice

     January 19th: Chenrezig practice

     January 26th: Medicine Buddha practice

Every Sunday at 10am: (45 minutes, followed by tea break) :

     Meditation: Shamatha (calm abiding), walking meditation, tonglen. ( Please arrive early…practice begins promptly.) Free meditation instruction is available.

Sunday Programs at 11am: (1 hour. Please arrive early…program begins promptly.)

     January 12th: Lama Zopa teaching: Recollecting the Guru’s Kindness: The Extraordinary Life and Legacy of our Great Master Kyabje Khenpo Karma Tarchin (Karthar) Rinpoche

     January 19th: QiGong – 8 Brocades. Taught by Clare Lowery

     January 26th: Book Study – Read aloud/discussion: “Interconnected”, by Karmapa (start p.215, “Working with Aversion”)

Please Note: Tuesday Programs at 7pm have been discontinued until further notice.

Saturday Programs:

     January 11th: 10am and 2pm: Dakpo Targyen Class: Chapter 20. (Continuing series in progress for those already registered

     January 18th: 10am : Ngondro practice (qualified students only)

     January 25th: 10am : Vision Meeting… All interested persons are invited to attend. Bring your ideas about the center, how it could be improved. Lama Zopa will facilitate. Ends at noon. (If you can’t make it to the meeting, we would appreciate your ideas emailed to ktc.director@albanyktc.org).

Please Note: A donation of $5 by non-members for Sunday teachings is appreciated. This schedule is subject to change. For the latest information anytime (including cancellations), please see and subscribe to our Google calendar here .

Facebook: @AlbanyKarmaThegsumCholing. Questions & membership: ktc.director@albanyktc.org