Category Archives: Community Sangha

PoMA: Meal for Tent City #5

Our Nalandabodhi sangha has been given an opportunity to prepare and serve an evening meal to the residents of Tent City #5 (Interbay) on Sunday, February 12. We are pleased to present this opportunity for sangha members to extend their practice “off the cushion” and have arranged a couple different ways for you to contribute. […]

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Emotional Rescue Book Group

Five Wednesdays January 18 through February 15, 2017 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm “When we bring awareness to our emotions, something truly amazing happens. They lose their power to make us miserable.” — Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche In difficult times, we need tools for dealing with anger, fear, anxiety and sadness. Learn to work with a 3-step […]

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Quarterly Practice Day

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Nalanda West Saturday, 26 November 2016 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM Mitra Karl Teaching at 1:45 PM Please join fellow sangha brothers and sisters in our quarterly day of practice — a whole day where we meditate together, eat together, rest together, study together, meditate again, and dedicate the merit together.  Shamatha, Mahamudra, Ngondro and […]

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Tara Drupchen

October 28—30, 2016 10:00 am – 6:30 pm at Nalanda West For the first time, Nalandabodhi and Nalanda West are offering a Tara Drupchen. Nalandabodhi teachers will be preparing and presiding over this auspicious practice. The Drupchen will be a day-long event on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 28—30, 2016; however, people may join on a […]

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Paramita of the Month: Transcendent Wisdom

June is the sixth month of the year, and its arrival brings heralds the sixth paramita of prajña, transcendent wisdom. The text below comes from H.H. Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche’s “The Heart of Compassion”. The Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva TRANSCENDENT WISDOM (verse 30) In the absence of wisdom, perfect enlightenment cannot be attained Through the other […]

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