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Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 1 @ 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 1 @ 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
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Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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 2 @ 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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Bodhisattva’s Confession of Moral Downfalls 9:30 am
Bodhisattva’s Confession of Moral Downfalls
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
The practice of making prostrations to the 35 Confession Buddhas is a sublime and powerful purification practice through which we cleanse the mind of the imprints of previous negative actions and thoughts. Making prostrations is both excellent physical and mental exercise, and involves the full integration of body, speech, and mind. Everyone is Welcome
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha 6:00 pm
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Although Buddhism is an ancient religion that first appeared in the East 2,600 years ago, the practices taught by Buddha are timeless and universally applicable. These days, many people are discovering that the minds of compassion and wisdom explained in Buddhism along with meditation offers clear answers to questions and real solutions to everyday problems that cannot be found anywhere ... Read More
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Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Description: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 4 @ 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 ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 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
Buddhist Way of Life 7:00 pm
Buddhist Way of Life
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Buddha’s teachings awaken us to an extraordinary vision of who we can be: someone liberated from anger and unhappiness, someone loving, patient and kind, someone capable of protecting others and bringing real benefit into this world, finally even someone enlightened!These visions are not fanciful – rather they arise from the wisdom that understands our minds and our reality. Combining our ... Read More
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Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 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 6 @ 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 7:00 pm
Powa Ceremony ~ The Profound Practice of Transference of Consciousness
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 7:50 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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OSG + BBQ at the Dharma house 10:00 am
OSG + BBQ at the Dharma house @ the Dharma house
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
OSG + BBQ at the Dharma house @ the Dharma house
The first Saturday in April we celebrate the founding of the New Kadampa Tradition. Venerable Geshe-la has a beautiful vision for world peace that would see the world become a harmonious community through the development of Kadam Dharma. At Tushita KBC we all work and pray to fulfill this vision, moving this world in the same direction as Venerable Geshe-la’s ... Read More
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Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 8 @ 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 8 @ 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 ~ Tara Prayers 1:00 pm
Olympia ~ Tara Prayers
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Apr 8 @ 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 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Universal Compassion, 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 teachings, meditation, systematic ... Read More
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Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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 9 @ 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 ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide 9:30 am
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide
Apr 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 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
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha 6:00 pm
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Although Buddhism is an ancient religion that first appeared in the East 2,600 years ago, the practices taught by Buddha are timeless and universally applicable. These days, many people are discovering that the minds of compassion and wisdom explained in Buddhism along with meditation offers clear answers to questions and real solutions to everyday problems that cannot be found anywhere ... Read More
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat 6:30 am
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat
Apr 11 @ 6:30 am – 8:00 am
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: Compassion Fasting Retreat 10:00 am
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
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 11 @ 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: Compassion Fasting Retreat 4:00 pm
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
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: Compassion Fasting Retreat 4:00 pm
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
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
WFJ with meditation 6:30 pm
WFJ with meditation
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:50 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
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat 6:30 am
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat
Apr 12 @ 6:30 am – 8:00 am
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: Compassion Fasting Retreat 10:00 am
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
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: Compassion Fasting Retreat 4:00 pm
Nyungna: Compassion Fasting Retreat
Apr 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
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
WFJ with meditation 6:30 pm
WFJ with meditation
Apr 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:50 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
Buddhist Way of Life 7:00 pm
Buddhist Way of Life
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Buddha’s teachings awaken us to an extraordinary vision of who we can be: someone liberated from anger and unhappiness, someone loving, patient and kind, someone capable of protecting others and bringing real benefit into this world, finally even someone enlightened!These visions are not fanciful – rather they arise from the wisdom that understands our minds and our reality. Combining our ... Read More
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 13 @ 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 14 @ 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
A Pure Life: Buddha in the Modern World 10:00 am
A Pure Life: Buddha in the Modern World
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
A Pure Life: Buddha in the Modern World
“In Sutra of the Four Noble Truths Buddha says, ‘You should practice the path.’ In this context, ‘path’ does not mean an external path that leads from one place to another, but an inner path, a spiritual realization that leads us to the pure happiness of liberation and enlightenment.The practice of the stages of the path to liberation can be ... Read More
Happiness – Shelton Series 5:30 pm
Happiness – Shelton Series
Apr 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Shelton branch series: The pace and pressures of modern life can, at times, make us feel stressed and irritable. Is it possible to be busy and deeply enjoy our life? By controlling our mind in meditation, we create an inner space and clarity that enables us to maintain a happy mind regardless of the external circumstances. Gradually we develop ... 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
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 15 @ 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 15 @ 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 15 @ 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 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Universal Compassion, 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 teachings, meditation, systematic ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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 16 @ 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
Bodhisattva’s Confession of Moral Downfalls 9:30 am
Bodhisattva’s Confession of Moral Downfalls
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
The practice of making prostrations to the 35 Confession Buddhas is a sublime and powerful purification practice through which we cleanse the mind of the imprints of previous negative actions and thoughts. Making prostrations is both excellent physical and mental exercise, and involves the full integration of body, speech, and mind. Everyone is Welcome
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha 6:00 pm
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Although Buddhism is an ancient religion that first appeared in the East 2,600 years ago, the practices taught by Buddha are timeless and universally applicable. These days, many people are discovering that the minds of compassion and wisdom explained in Buddhism along with meditation offers clear answers to questions and real solutions to everyday problems that cannot be found anywhere ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Description: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 18 @ 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 and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 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
Buddhist Way of Life 7:00 pm
Buddhist Way of Life
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Buddha’s teachings awaken us to an extraordinary vision of who we can be: someone liberated from anger and unhappiness, someone loving, patient and kind, someone capable of protecting others and bringing real benefit into this world, finally even someone enlightened!These visions are not fanciful – rather they arise from the wisdom that understands our minds and our reality. Combining our ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 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 20 @ 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 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
Center Cherishing 9:30 am
Center Cherishing
Apr 21 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Center Cherishing
Our Buddhist Center is our spiritual home. It is a place where we can let go of the worries and stresses of daily life and engage in meaningful activities. We are very fortunate to have such a space that bestows much peace and happiness on many. This Saturday we can help others and ourselves maintain a peaceful mind by helping ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 22 @ 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 22 @ 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 22 @ 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 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Universal Compassion, 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 teachings, meditation, systematic ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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 23 @ 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
Bodhisattva’s Confession of Moral Downfalls 9:30 am
Bodhisattva’s Confession of Moral Downfalls
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
The practice of making prostrations to the 35 Confession Buddhas is a sublime and powerful purification practice through which we cleanse the mind of the imprints of previous negative actions and thoughts. Making prostrations is both excellent physical and mental exercise, and involves the full integration of body, speech, and mind. Everyone is Welcome
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha 6:00 pm
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Although Buddhism is an ancient religion that first appeared in the East 2,600 years ago, the practices taught by Buddha are timeless and universally applicable. These days, many people are discovering that the minds of compassion and wisdom explained in Buddhism along with meditation offers clear answers to questions and real solutions to everyday problems that cannot be found anywhere ... 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 ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Apr 25 @ 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 ~ 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
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 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
Buddhist Way of Life 7:00 pm
Buddhist Way of Life
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Buddha’s teachings awaken us to an extraordinary vision of who we can be: someone liberated from anger and unhappiness, someone loving, patient and kind, someone capable of protecting others and bringing real benefit into this world, finally even someone enlightened!These visions are not fanciful – rather they arise from the wisdom that understands our minds and our reality. Combining our ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 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 27 @ 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 28 @ 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
Happiness – Shelton Series 5:30 pm
Happiness – Shelton Series
Apr 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Shelton branch series: The pace and pressures of modern life can, at times, make us feel stressed and irritable. Is it possible to be busy and deeply enjoy our life? By controlling our mind in meditation, we create an inner space and clarity that enables us to maintain a happy mind regardless of the external circumstances. Gradually we develop ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Apr 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
We are studying Universal Compassion, 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 teachings, meditation, systematic ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation 10:00 am
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings and meditation
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:20 am
Description: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 30 @ 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
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha 7:00 pm
Buddhism for Daily life: The practical messages of the Buddha
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Although Buddhism is an ancient religion that first appeared in the East 2,600 years ago, the practices taught by Buddha are timeless and universally applicable. These days, many people are discovering that the minds of compassion and wisdom explained in Buddhism along with meditation offers clear answers to questions and real solutions to everyday problems that cannot be found anywhere ... Read More