Buddha's teachings are timeless and universally applicable, even in our busy modern world. In this course you will learn about basic Buddhist beliefs and practice.
Through Buddhist wisdom and meditation we can uncover the underlying causes of anxiety and fear and learn how to let them go.
Led by Gen-la Jampa this weekend course will lead us through the brief yet profound and practical guide to meditation called The Three Principal Aspects of the Path.
A day course offering practical solutions to everyday problems of modern living. By learning how to be free from worries we can begin to truly enjoy life.
We all want to fully enjoy our life and be free from problems. Through understanding the law of karma, or actions and their effects, we will feel empowered in our ability to change the course of our life.
Join us at the DMA! Everybody needs to be good-natured with a good heart. If we learn to transform our mind through meditation, then we can transform our life. Gen-la Kelsang Jampa will give this free talk based on the free e-book of the same title!
Join us for an introductory course designed especially for beginners. In this course you will learn how to meditate and the Buddhist approach to training the mind through clear, authentic instruction and brief guided meditations.
We all have habits that seem hard to break. Through understanding Buddha's teachings, we can gain confidence in our potential to change.
Join us for this special New Year’s Eve celebration! Enjoy a talk and guided meditation led by Gen Kelsang Menla on creating joy and the great meaning and spiritual potential of our human life, followed by delicious food and drink, and chanted prayers for peace in our world.
By combining meditation with the application of basic Buddhist principles of kindness in our daily life we can solve many of our problems and experience a greater harmony with others.
In this special Saturday course, Gen-la Jampa will teach us how to live a life of great meaning and altruism through following the compassionate path of a Bodhisattva.
In this 1/2 day retreat, we will guide a special meditation, known as Mahamudra, to help us discover the clear nature of our mind and gain insight into the relationship between the body and mind.
Anger can take many forms, from mild irritation to rage-
it is always painful and destructive. Through practicing Buddha’s teachings we can learn how it is possible to reduce the frequency and intensity of our anger.
Inspired by our Founder, Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, every year people from the southwest US and beyond gather together for this special event. The SWDC will be a wonderful opportunity to receive teachings from the Western US National Spiritual Director, Gen Kelsang Rigpa, and to meet with spiritual friends.
It is a remarkable quality of the mind that we first create objects in our imagination and then bring them into our everyday reality – such as our new Kadampa Buddhist Temple! Everyone is welcome to this public talk to learn how improving our qualities of compassion and wisdom can create peace within our minds.
We invite you to celebrate our opening with us. During this weekend event Gen-la Kelsang Jampa, Deputy Spiritual Director of the NKT-IKBU, will grant the empowerment of Je Tsongkhapa and commentary to the Yoga of Buddha Heruka. On Sunday there will be a morning teaching entitled Building Peace.