By gaining experience of meditation and applying of Buddhist principles for opening our heart and transforming adversity in daily life, we can solve many of our problems and experience the joy and happiness we desire.
This special class will present some essential teachings on the practice Heart Jewel which is the daily meditation practice done by Kadampa Buddhists worldwide. Through this practice we can purify our mind of negativity, accumulate good fortune, and receive blessings of Buddha.
Even after 2,500 years Buddha Shakyamuni continues to touch the hearts of people of this world. His profound teachings on wisdom and compassion address our deepest wish to lead a meaningful life free from worries and problems. If we take Buddha’s advice to heart we will find practical solutions to our daily problems and gradually develop his qualities of profound peace and happiness, compassion for everyone, and wisdom. We will also gain a supreme and unchanging friend who will always be there to guide us.
Join us for a delightful and meaningful New Year’s Eve party with delicious food, an inspiring talk and meditation, and time spent with fun and like-minded people.
Enjoy guided meditations and practical advice on how to develop the inner balance of a peaceful mind. Strike the right balance in your life and keep a sense of well-being and happiness growing in the year ahead.
Gen Kelsang Menla will share some simple Buddhist teachings and a practice of meditation that will open a window in our mind, through which we can see the possibility of true peace and happiness. By connecting to the peace within ourselves we can then gradually bring about peace in our families, in our life, and in our world.
During this annual special event, people from around the Southwest will gather to enjoy teachings, meditations, and chanted prayers together. Gen Kelsang Rigpa, Western US National Spiritual Director will grant the blessing empowerment of the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden and other senior teachers will give teachings and guide meditations. Everyone welcome!
Learn how to cultivate and maintain a feeling of well-being, discovering how to feel lighter and more positive.
Sin embargo, el amor verdadero y puro no duele. El amor puro es causa de felicidad y paz en el corazón y nos ayuda a hacer felices a los demás. Ven y escucha consejos prácticos y accesibles para dejar de sufrir al amor y que puedas estimar a los demás libre de problemas y con total libertad.
In this special talk and prayer session learn who is Buddha Manjushri and how to rely on him to fully realize your various good qualities that you can develop in order to reach your full potential, accomplish lasting inner peace and become a Buddha yourself, for the benefit of all living beings.
In our busy lives meditation is an essential tool for reducing stress and anxiety, creating peace of mind and experiencing a purer form of happiness. Although meditation is very popular it can easily be misunderstood. Especially designed for beginners- everyone is welcome!
Buddha taught many ways to improve our well-being. This special retreat will offer you the special opportunity to learn a powerful healing practice, called Taking & Giving.
This mini-course will explain how to create the best inner and outer conditions and the best objects to meditate on. With this advice we can be empowered to achieve results!
Join us for an alternative Friday night, where you'll meet new people, get inspired, and learn something new. The inspiring talk and meditation, entitled Creating Equality, will help you relate to the essential truth of the equality of all and change your perspective for the better!
In this introductory class, you will learn the purpose and benefits of the Foundation Program, understand the structure and commitments of the class, and receive an overview of the book currently being studied. Anyone interested in learning more about the Foundation Program is welcome to attend!
We spend so much of our time at work, but job pressures and interpersonal conflicts can make this time feel stressful and unrewarding. Through learning how our mind works and following Buddha's practical advice for training our mind, we can transform our difficulties into opportunities for inner growth and development.
Immerse yourself in the transformative meditations on ultimate truth, emptiness, during this weekend retreat located in the Texas hill country.
Anger can take many forms, from mild irritation to rage, but it is always painful and destructive. Through Buddha's teachings we can learn how it is possible to reduce the frequency and intensity of our anger and eventually eradicate it altogether
Lamrim, or the stages of the path, is a special set of spiritual teachings that includes all he essential teachings of Buddha and is an accessible and practical guide for successful meditation. During this retreat, Gen Kelsang Menla will be giving commentary from this years summer festival. Beginners welcome.
Get spiritually empowered! On this special day receive the blessing of Buddha Vajrapani, the Buddha of Spiritual Power. Through making a connection with this Buddha we can energize our spiritual life, strengthen our mind, and overcome the obstacles in our path.
We all want to be happy all the time and free from problems all the time. In this mini-course learn about developing peace of mind, the value of Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha, and how to create an inner refuge from the storm of daily life.