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Umdze Training Workshop — March 17, 2018

Have you always wanted to hold the Umdze seat, but don’t feel you have the training or the confidence to do so? Do you need to review the umdze procedures? Would “umdze practice” sessions with constructive feedback be helpful? Do you just need to spend some time ringing the gong? If you’ve said “yes” to […]

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Four Foundations of Mindfulness — starting February 28, 2018

Whatever meditation practices we may do, they are all intended to increase our mindfulness and awareness, strengthen our sense of inner peace, and improve our ability to deal with our emotions as well. — Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche Four Foundations of Mindfulness Meditation Course 4 Wednesdays Evenings February 28–March 21, 2018 7:00–8:30 PM A meditation practice class […]

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Losar: Welcoming the Year of the Earth Dog — February 16, 2018

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Friday 16 February — LOSAR Celebrations During Losar, we celebrate the occurences of the previous year (whether we deem them as “good” or “bad” and then we let them go in order to make way for the upcoming year. We will start the day at 7:00 AM with chanting and a light breakfast together and […]

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Quarterly Practice Day: A Sangha Day of Practice — February 17, 2018

FOR NALANDABODHI SANGHA MEMBERS Saturday, February 17, 2017 8 AM – 6 PM FOR NALANDABODHI SANGHA MEMBERS Saturday, February 17, 2017 8 AM – 6 PM Please join fellow sangha brothers and sisters in our quarterly day of practice including Shamatha/Silent Meditation and Cultivation of Relative & Ultimate Bodhicitta. Ngondro, Vajrasattva, and Sadhana of Mahamudra […]

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Book Group: Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche’s The Hundred Verses of Advice — starting March 5, 2018

Seeing the world with all the unspoiled simplicity of a young child, you are free from concepts of beauty and ugliness, good and evil, and no longer fall prey to conflicting tendencies driven by desire or repulsion. ― Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche,  from The Hundred Verses of Advice The Hundred Verses of Advice Tibetan Buddhist Teachings […]

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