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Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 9:00 am
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 12:00 pm
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 4:00 pm
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 7:00 pm
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
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Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 9:00 am
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 12:00 pm
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 4:00 pm
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat 7:00 pm
Path to Inner Peace Lamrim Retreat
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meditation allows us to improve the nature and qualities of our mind. The sequence of meditations used by Kadampa Buddhists includes three great transformations of mind. To achieve these transformations, the complete Buddhist path is further broken down into 21 meditations that have the unique power to quickly and easily develop our mental qualities. In this retreat, we will utilize ... Read More
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Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Sep 4 @ 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 ~
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Sep 4 @ 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 ~
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
Simple Yet Profound: Buddhist Wisdom for Daily Life 7:00 pm
Simple Yet Profound: Buddhist Wisdom for Daily Life
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The great Buddhist masters of the past distilled Buddha’s teachings into simple yet profound pieces of advice that we can easily integrate into our daily life. Learn how to understand this wisdom quotes as well as how to contemplate them in meditation so that a practical change arises in your daily life. Be happier and experience greater mental piece by ... Read More
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Public Talk ~ Olympia: Limitless Possibility: Achieving a supremely peaceful mind 6:00 pm
Public Talk ~ Olympia: Limitless Possibility: Achieving a supremely peaceful mind
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Public Talk ~ Olympia: Limitless Possibility: Achieving a supremely peaceful mind
Buddha taught that our pain and suffering are rooted in our own mind, in particular, in our misapprehension of how things exist. By grasping at things far too concretely, especially our self, we perceive a world of limitation. We feel that real, lasting happiness is not possible, that we are stuck in our bad habits, and that whatever happiness is ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 7 @ 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 ~ Tara Prayers 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ Tara Prayers
Sep 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 ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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 ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:30 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Sep 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 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
Eight Meditations to Happiness: A Recipe for a Peaceful Life 7:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness: A Recipe for a Peaceful Life
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness: A Recipe for a Peaceful Life
In order to have world peace, we need to cultivate peace in our own mind. In this class, we will have the opportunity to learn about positive states of mind that bring benefit to us and to all others around us. By listening to and contemplating a special poem in eight verses that teaches the path to enlightenment through cherishing ... Read More
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Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 9:00 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 10:45 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 10 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 2:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 3:45 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 10 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide
Sep 10 @ 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
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Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 8:00 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 11 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 10:00 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Sep 11 @ 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 ~
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Sep 11 @ 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 ~
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 10:45 am
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 11 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 2:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat 3:45 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
Sep 11 @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Eight Meditations to Happiness Retreat
An introduction to Buddhist meditation and its application in our daily life This retreat will introduce us to eight inspiring verses which comprise one of Buddhism’s most popular teachings, Eight Verses for Training the Mind. Each verse will show us how to transform our mind from our ordinary self-orientated perspective into the loving, courageous and wise heart of a Bodhisattva, ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
Living Lightly 7:00 pm
Living Lightly
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Living lightly is a skill we can learn! Learn how to overcome your heavy mind and develop a light, flexible and balanced approach to life. Lighten up, get fresh energy and be inspired! In this series, Gen Wangpo will show how, through meditation, you can enjoy more freedom and flexibility in your life. Instead of feeling stuck in difficult situations ... Read More
Public Talk ~ Tacoma: Limitless Possibility: Achieving a supremely peaceful mind 7:00 pm
Public Talk ~ Tacoma: Limitless Possibility: Achieving a supremely peaceful mind
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Public Talk ~ Tacoma: Limitless Possibility: Achieving a supremely peaceful mind
Buddha taught that our pain and suffering are rooted in our own mind, in particular, in our misapprehension of how things exist. By grasping at things far too concretely, especially our self, we perceive a world of limitation. We feel that real, lasting happiness is not possible, that we are stuck in our bad habits, and that whatever happiness is ... Read More
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Living Lightly 6:00 pm
Living Lightly
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Living lightly is a skill we can learn! Learn how to overcome your heavy mind and develop a light, flexible and balanced approach to life. Lighten up, get fresh energy and be inspired! In this class, Gen Wangpo will show how, through meditation, you can enjoy more freedom and flexibility in your life. Instead of feeling stuck in difficult situations ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 14 @ 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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Tacoma ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:15 pm
Tacoma ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 15 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 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 $5 ... Read More
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Sep 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
In Olympia and Tacoma we are studying Eight Steps to Happiness, by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm Tacoma: Thursdays 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 ... Read More
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Foundation Program 9:00 am
Foundation Program
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
We are starting the study of How to Understand the Mind by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Classes run weekly, every Friday, from 9-11am. We have an open enrollment period for 3 weeks. We welcome everyone to join in this special program. ABOUT FOUNDATION PROGRAM Foundation Program is ideal for those who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhism through ... Read More
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Sep 16 @ 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
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Opportunity: How to Recognize and Make the Most of What Life Gives You 10:00 am
Opportunity: How to Recognize and Make the Most of What Life Gives You
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Opportunity: How to Recognize and Make the Most of What Life Gives You
As humans, we have a special opportunity to solve all our inner problems and attain a truly peaceful mind. In this class we will learn how to make our life truly meaningful by fulfilling the vast potential of our mind. With this understanding, we will come to feel very fortunate and inspired to integrate these teachings into our daily life, ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Sep 18 @ 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 ~
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Sep 18 @ 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 ~
Sunday Night Series – Happiness Toolkit – Compassion for Life 7:00 pm
Sunday Night Series – Happiness Toolkit – Compassion for Life
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunday Night Series - Happiness Toolkit - Compassion for Life
Compassion is the most beautiful, joyful and beneficial of minds. When we begin to open our hearts to our compassion we initiate a process of change and growth that will enable us to become the kind, courageous and wise person we all in our heart of hearts long to be. Through love and compassion we learn how to have a ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
Living Lightly 7:00 pm
Living Lightly
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Living lightly is a skill we can learn! Learn how to overcome your heavy mind and develop a light, flexible and balanced approach to life. Lighten up, get fresh energy and be inspired! In this series, Gen Wangpo will show how, through meditation, you can enjoy more freedom and flexibility in your life. Instead of feeling stuck in difficult situations ... Read More
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Living Lightly 6:00 pm
Living Lightly
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Living lightly is a skill we can learn! Learn how to overcome your heavy mind and develop a light, flexible and balanced approach to life. Lighten up, get fresh energy and be inspired! In this class, Gen Wangpo will show how, through meditation, you can enjoy more freedom and flexibility in your life. Instead of feeling stuck in difficult situations ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 21 @ 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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Tacoma ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:15 pm
Tacoma ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 22 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 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 $5 ... Read More
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Sep 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
In Olympia and Tacoma we are studying Eight Steps to Happiness, by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm Tacoma: Thursdays 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 ... Read More
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Foundation Program 9:00 am
Foundation Program
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
We are starting the study of How to Understand the Mind by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Classes run weekly, every Friday, from 9-11am. We have an open enrollment period for 3 weeks. We welcome everyone to join in this special program. ABOUT FOUNDATION PROGRAM Foundation Program is ideal for those who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhism through ... Read More
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 6:30 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Sep 23 @ 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
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A Purposeful Life 10:00 am
A Purposeful Life
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
A Purposeful Life
In our preoccupation with our everyday lives, we rarely step back enough long enough to check- Are we getting any closer to our real goals? Are we becoming more peaceful and connected? Are we living our lives with a sense of great joy and possibility? Are we making ourselves vulnerable by finding our happiness in the temporary, changeable circumstances of ... Read More
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Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Sep 25 @ 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 ~
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Tacoma
Sep 25 @ 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 ~
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide 4:00 pm
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
In Olympia and Tacoma we are studying Eight Steps to Happiness, by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm Tacoma: Thursdays 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 ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
Living Lightly 7:00 pm
Living Lightly
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Living lightly is a skill we can learn! Learn how to overcome your heavy mind and develop a light, flexible and balanced approach to life. Lighten up, get fresh energy and be inspired! In this series, Gen Wangpo will show how, through meditation, you can enjoy more freedom and flexibility in your life. Instead of feeling stuck in difficult situations ... Read More
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Living Lightly 6:00 pm
Living Lightly
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Living lightly is a skill we can learn! Learn how to overcome your heavy mind and develop a light, flexible and balanced approach to life. Lighten up, get fresh energy and be inspired! In this class, Gen Wangpo will show how, through meditation, you can enjoy more freedom and flexibility in your life. Instead of feeling stuck in difficult situations ... Read More
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Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 28 @ 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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Tacoma ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:15 pm
Tacoma ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 29 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 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 $5 ... Read More
Foundation Program 6:30 pm
Foundation Program
Sep 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
In Olympia and Tacoma we are studying Eight Steps to Happiness, by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Olympia: Sundays 6:30- 8:30pm Tacoma: Thursdays 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 ... Read More
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Foundation Program 9:00 am
Foundation Program
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
We are starting the study of How to Understand the Mind by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Classes run weekly, every Friday, from 9-11am. We have an open enrollment period for 3 weeks. We welcome everyone to join in this special program. ABOUT FOUNDATION PROGRAM Foundation Program is ideal for those who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhism through ... Read More
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Sep 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
WFJ with tsog offerings ~ Olympia 6:30 pm
WFJ with tsog offerings ~ Olympia
Sep 30 @ 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