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Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices 6:00 pm
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
For our meditation to be qualified, our mind should be focused on the causes of happiness. We are offering a class with some straightforward meditations that everyone can use to bring about happiness and peace in their day-to-day life. Everyone can meditate and this series of classes will help us understand how to get started and what to focus on. ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness 7:00 pm
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Love is the supreme medicine. In Buddhism, love is a mind that wishes others to be happy, a mind that has immense good qualities, a mind that is perfected with practice both in and out of meditation. By relying on the instructions of the great Geshe Langri Tangpa, who explained how to easily train in loving-kindness, we will strive to ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Powa Ceremony ~ The Profound Practice of Transference of Consciousness 6:30 pm
Powa Ceremony ~ The Profound Practice of Transference of Consciousness
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:20 pm
Please join us each month for Powa practice and a short commentary to the practice known as “transference of consciousness,” the path of compassion for the deceased. This is very special Buddhist practice and the method for benefiting those who have died. We engage in this practice every month and include those who have recently died in the dedication. Gen ... Read More
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Treasury of Merit – with Gen Khedrub and Gen Wangpo 9:00 am
Treasury of Merit – with Gen Khedrub and Gen Wangpo
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Treasury of Merit - with Gen Khedrub and Gen Wangpo
Imagination is a powerful tool for visualizing desired outcomes. Imagining an assembly of Buddhas in what is called the Field of Merit gives us an opportunity to develop a unique relationship with these holy beings, bringing about extraordinary personal transformation. This practice is the basis of many Buddhist rituals for purifying negativity and accumulating positive energy, or merit. Come learn ... Read More
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Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $5-10 Suggested Donation ~ This event has a ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Wangpo for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $10 Suggested Donation ~ ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Apr 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Joyful Path of Good Fortune, by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm (Enrolled Students Only Please) ABOUT FOUNDATION PROGRAM Foundation Program is ideal for those who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhism through General Program classes, but who wish to learn more and make a deeper commitment to their practice. Through regular ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Olympia ~ Tara Prayers 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ Tara Prayers
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Tara is a female enlightened being, whose name means Liberator, and who is known for her swift compassionate actions. Like an enlightened mother, she protects us from the cycle of negativity and harm, and guides us in the direction of wisdom and compassion. By showing us the path to freedom that lies within our own mind, she gives us the ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide 9:00 am
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
This is a special Guru yoga of Je Tsongkhapa in conjunction with Highest Yoga Tantra that is a preliminary practice for Vajrayana Mahamudra. The main practice is relying upon our Spiritual Guide as a Buddha and making praises and requests, but it also includes all the essential practices of the stages of the path, and training the mind, as well ... Read More
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices 6:00 pm
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
For our meditation to be qualified, our mind should be focused on the causes of happiness. We are offering a class with some straightforward meditations that everyone can use to bring about happiness and peace in their day-to-day life. Everyone can meditate and this series of classes will help us understand how to get started and what to focus on. ... Read More
Nyungna 6:30 am
Nyungna
Apr 11 @ 6:30 am – 8:00 am
Nyungna
We can celebrate Buddha’s Enlightenment Day with this special fasting and purification retreat performed in conjunction with Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion. This practice is very powerful for pacifying our unpeaceful, suffering minds such as desirous attachment and hatred. It is also a special method for receiving blessings and improving our experience of love and compassion. Kadampa centers ... Read More
Nyungna 10:00 am
Nyungna
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Nyungna
We can celebrate Buddha’s Enlightenment Day with this special fasting and purification retreat performed in conjunction with Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion. This practice is very powerful for pacifying our unpeaceful, suffering minds such as desirous attachment and hatred. It is also a special method for receiving blessings and improving our experience of love and compassion. Kadampa centers ... Read More
Nyungna 4:00 pm
Nyungna
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Nyungna
We can celebrate Buddha’s Enlightenment Day with this special fasting and purification retreat performed in conjunction with Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion. This practice is very powerful for pacifying our unpeaceful, suffering minds such as desirous attachment and hatred. It is also a special method for receiving blessings and improving our experience of love and compassion. Kadampa centers ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with meditation 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with meditation
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
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
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness 7:00 pm
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Love is the supreme medicine. In Buddhism, love is a mind that wishes others to be happy, a mind that has immense good qualities, a mind that is perfected with practice both in and out of meditation. By relying on the instructions of the great Geshe Langri Tangpa, who explained how to easily train in loving-kindness, we will strive to ... Read More
Nyungna 6:30 am
Nyungna
Apr 12 @ 6:30 am – 8:00 am
Nyungna
We can celebrate Buddha’s Enlightenment Day with this special fasting and purification retreat performed in conjunction with Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion. This practice is very powerful for pacifying our unpeaceful, suffering minds such as desirous attachment and hatred. It is also a special method for receiving blessings and improving our experience of love and compassion. Kadampa centers ... Read More
Nyungna 10:00 am
Nyungna
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Nyungna
We can celebrate Buddha’s Enlightenment Day with this special fasting and purification retreat performed in conjunction with Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion. This practice is very powerful for pacifying our unpeaceful, suffering minds such as desirous attachment and hatred. It is also a special method for receiving blessings and improving our experience of love and compassion. Kadampa centers ... Read More
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Nyungna 4:00 pm
Nyungna
Apr 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Nyungna
We can celebrate Buddha’s Enlightenment Day with this special fasting and purification retreat performed in conjunction with Thousand Armed Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion. This practice is very powerful for pacifying our unpeaceful, suffering minds such as desirous attachment and hatred. It is also a special method for receiving blessings and improving our experience of love and compassion. Kadampa centers ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with meditation 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with meditation
Apr 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
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
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 8:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 13 @ 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
Dealing with Difficult People 10:00 am
Dealing with Difficult People
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Dealing with Difficult People
Who doesn’t want the perfect relationship or even many perfect relationships? Yet, we often find that, from time to time, here and there, we encounter difficult people. These people may be family members – children, siblings, parents, or distant relatives. The difficult people we know might be in a circle of people that we interact with regularly – neighbors, co-workers, ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $5-10 Suggested Donation ~ This event has a ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Wangpo for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $10 Suggested Donation ~ ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Joyful Path of Good Fortune, by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm (Enrolled Students Only Please) ABOUT FOUNDATION PROGRAM Foundation Program is ideal for those who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhism through General Program classes, but who wish to learn more and make a deeper commitment to their practice. Through regular ... Read More
Buddha’s Enlightenment Day Celebration
Buddha’s Enlightenment Day Celebration
Apr 15 all-day
April 15th marks the anniversary of Buddha Shakyamuni demonstrating the attainment of enlightenment in 589 B.C.E. This is an extremely important day in the Buddhist calendar because our actions are 100,000 times more powerful than on other days. This event is marked by special purification and fasting retreats in Kadampa Buddhist Centers worldwide based on the practice Drop of Essential ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Death and Dying 7:00 pm
Death and Dying
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Death and Dying
We are alive, therefore we will die. This is a simple truth. We are not shocked when we hear these words. Yet, how much does death shape our life? We do not need to live in a state of constant fear of dying, nor do we need to die with regrets. We can balance the days in our life with ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices 6:00 pm
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
For our meditation to be qualified, our mind should be focused on the causes of happiness. We are offering a class with some straightforward meditations that everyone can use to bring about happiness and peace in their day-to-day life. Everyone can meditate and this series of classes will help us understand how to get started and what to focus on. ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness 7:00 pm
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Love is the supreme medicine. In Buddhism, love is a mind that wishes others to be happy, a mind that has immense good qualities, a mind that is perfected with practice both in and out of meditation. By relying on the instructions of the great Geshe Langri Tangpa, who explained how to easily train in loving-kindness, we will strive to ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Death and Dying 7:00 pm
Death and Dying
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Death and Dying
We are alive, therefore we will die. This is a simple truth. We are not shocked when we hear these words. Yet, how much does death shape our life? We do not need to live in a state of constant fear of dying, nor do we need to die with regrets. We can balance the days in our life with ... Read More
Death and Dying 7:00 pm
Death and Dying
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Death and Dying
We are alive, therefore we will die. This is a simple truth. We are not shocked when we hear these words. Yet, how much does death shape our life? We do not need to live in a state of constant fear of dying, nor do we need to die with regrets. We can balance the days in our life with ... Read More
Death and Dying 7:00 pm
Death and Dying
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Death and Dying
New date: First class will be on February 22nd We are alive, therefore we will die. This is a simple truth. We are not shocked when we hear these words. Yet, how much does death shape our life? We do not need to live in a state of constant fear of dying, nor do we need to die with regrets. ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 8:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 20 @ 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
Learn to Meditate: Mini Retreat 10:00 am
Learn to Meditate: Mini Retreat
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to Meditate: Mini Retreat
At Tushita KBC we offer many classes on meditation. There are opportunities to learn the anatomy of meditation, the stages of meditation, the obstacles we face in meditation, and much more. Knowledge alone is not enough. Experience is necessary too, actually, critical! This 3-hour workshop will consist of 3 meditation sessions that emphasize meditation. Teachings will be given but will ... Read More
Shelton Class 5:30 pm
Shelton Class
Apr 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Happiness Is a state of mind. It is commonly assumed that this state of mind arises based on our external conditions and experiences, as a result, we spend a lot of time trying to make sure that everything around us is just right. But we can see that there are people all over the world who have good conditions and ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $5-10 Suggested Donation ~ This event has a ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Wangpo for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $10 Suggested Donation ~ ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Joyful Path of Good Fortune, by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm (Enrolled Students Only Please) ABOUT FOUNDATION PROGRAM Foundation Program is ideal for those who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhism through General Program classes, but who wish to learn more and make a deeper commitment to their practice. Through regular ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Yelm Class: Stress-Free & Happy 6:00 pm
Yelm Class: Stress-Free & Happy
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Happiness Is a state of mind. It is commonly assumed that this state of mind arises based on our external conditions and experiences, as a result, we spend a lot of time trying to make sure that everything around us is just right. But we can see that there are people all over the world who have good conditions and ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices 6:00 pm
Being Happy: Essential Meditation Practices
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
For our meditation to be qualified, our mind should be focused on the causes of happiness. We are offering a class with some straightforward meditations that everyone can use to bring about happiness and peace in their day-to-day life. Everyone can meditate and this series of classes will help us understand how to get started and what to focus on. ... Read More
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide 9:00 am
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
This is a special Guru yoga of Je Tsongkhapa in conjunction with Highest Yoga Tantra that is a preliminary practice for Vajrayana Mahamudra. The main practice is relying upon our Spiritual Guide as a Buddha and making praises and requests, but it also includes all the essential practices of the stages of the path, and training the mind, as well ... Read More
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a special Guru yoga of Je Tsongkhapa in conjunction with Highest Yoga Tantra that is a preliminary practice for Vajrayana Mahamudra. The main practice is relying upon our Spiritual Guide as a Buddha and making praises and requests, but it also includes all the essential practices of the stages of the path, and training the mind, as well ... Read More
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness 7:00 pm
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Love is the supreme medicine. In Buddhism, love is a mind that wishes others to be happy, a mind that has immense good qualities, a mind that is perfected with practice both in and out of meditation. By relying on the instructions of the great Geshe Langri Tangpa, who explained how to easily train in loving-kindness, we will strive to ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 8:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 27 @ 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
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $5-10 Suggested Donation ~ This event has a ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Wangpo for guided meditations, prayers for world peace, and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer peace will naturally come about. Drop-in anytime. Everyone Welcome. ~ $10 Suggested Donation ~ ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Joyful Path of Good Fortune, by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm (Enrolled Students Only Please) ABOUT FOUNDATION PROGRAM Foundation Program is ideal for those who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhism through General Program classes, but who wish to learn more and make a deeper commitment to their practice. Through regular ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Change your mind, change your day! Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize creating happiness for ourself by developing a peaceful mind. Experience for yourself the effect a peaceful mind has on your day. Class fee is $8 ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
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