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Today’s Events

Sep
21
Sat
2019
8:00 am Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
This practice is the heart essence of Kadampa Buddhism. In the first part of the practice, we visualize our Spiritual Guide as Je Tsongkhapa and make prayers and requests to purify negativity, accumulate merit, and receive blessings. This prepares our mind for our meditation on Stages of the Path to Enlightenment. After the meditation, we make prayers to our Dharma ... Read More
10:00 am Learn to Meditate
Learn to Meditate
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to Meditate
People coming to our Buddhist Center will often ask questions like: How can I be a better meditate? Where do I even start? Can I meditate? We get so many questions that we offer a regular series of Learn to Meditate classes. In these classes we will look at how to deepen our experience of concentration in October, and we ... Read More
Sep
22
Sun
2019
all-day Buddha’s Return from Heaven Day ...
Buddha’s Return from Heaven Day ...
Sep 22 all-day
September 22 marks the celebration of Buddha’s Return from Heaven Day. The following explanation is an extract from a talk given by Geshe Kelsang on this day in 1991: ‘On this day we celebrate Buddha’s return from the desire god realm called Land of the Thirty-three Heavens, where he had been to visit his mother who had been reborn there. ... Read More

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