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Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life 6:00 pm
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
The idea of time is vastly different in the Buddhist perspective. While we can argue that we only occupy a tiny fraction of the expanse of time, Buddha explained that our mind has existed throughout time. To understand Buddha’s teaching we have to first consider, how well do I know my mind? Can I precisely describe what my mind is? ... Read More
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Powa Ceremony ~ The Profound Practice of Transference of Consciousness 6:30 pm
Powa Ceremony ~ The Profound Practice of Transference of Consciousness
Oct 4 @ 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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Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Oct 6 @ 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 ~
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Oct 6 @ 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
Oct 6 @ 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
Oct 7 @ 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
Oct 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
Oct 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 ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 9 @ 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
Oct 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
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life 6:00 pm
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
The idea of time is vastly different in the Buddhist perspective. While we can argue that we only occupy a tiny fraction of the expanse of time, Buddha explained that our mind has existed throughout time. To understand Buddha’s teaching we have to first consider, how well do I know my mind? Can I precisely describe what my mind is? ... Read More
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide 9:00 am
Olympia ~ Offering to the Spiritual Guide
Oct 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 ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 11 @ 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
Oct 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
Dealing with Daily Difficulties: Depression 6:30 pm
Dealing with Daily Difficulties: Depression
Oct 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Dealing with Daily Difficulties: Depression
Depression can be a problem any time of the year, but a lot of folks notice that as there is less daylight, more dark nights, dreary rains – just the thought can induce a sense of depression, a dark mind. Buddha sometimes referred to negative mind as darkness, in actuality Buddha’s job is to help people remove this darkness from ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 8:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 12 @ 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
Reinventing Yourself: Better, Lighter, Happier 10:00 am
Reinventing Yourself: Better, Lighter, Happier
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Reinventing Yourself: Better, Lighter, Happier
We are hosting a half-day course to look at a very meaningful topic – our own well-being. We all want to become better people, leaving behind our heavy burdens so that we can find happiness. But, we are often stuck with a rigid view of our identity that prevents us from changing. Despite the pop-culture narratives that indicate we are ... Read More
Powa Ceremony ~ The Profound Practice of Transference of Consciousness 6:30 pm
Powa Ceremony ~ The Profound Practice of Transference of Consciousness
Oct 12 @ 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
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Oct 13 @ 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 ~
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Oct 13 @ 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
Oct 13 @ 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
Oct 14 @ 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
Oct 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
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 16 @ 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
Oct 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
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life 6:00 pm
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
The idea of time is vastly different in the Buddhist perspective. While we can argue that we only occupy a tiny fraction of the expanse of time, Buddha explained that our mind has existed throughout time. To understand Buddha’s teaching we have to first consider, how well do I know my mind? Can I precisely describe what my mind is? ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 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 ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 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
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation 12:00 pm
Olympia ~ Lunchtime Meditation
Oct 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 ~ Heart Jewel 8:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 19 @ 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 10:00 am
Learn to Meditate
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to Meditate
People coming to our Buddhist Center will often ask questions like: How can I be a better meditate? Where do I even start? Can I meditate? We get so many questions that we offer a regular series of Learn to Meditate classes. To answer these questions, our classes include events in October (to deepen our experience of concentration ) and ... Read More
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia 10:00 am
Prayers for World Peace ~ Olympia
Oct 20 @ 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 ~
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Oct 20 @ 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
Oct 20 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 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
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 23 @ 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
Oct 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
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life 6:00 pm
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
The idea of time is vastly different in the Buddhist perspective. While we can argue that we only occupy a tiny fraction of the expanse of time, Buddha explained that our mind has existed throughout time. To understand Buddha’s teaching we have to first consider, how well do I know my mind? Can I precisely describe what my mind is? ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 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
Je Tsongkhapa’s Enlightenment Day Celebration
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 25 @ 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
Oct 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
Oct 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 ~ Heart Jewel 8:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 26 @ 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
Oct 27 @ 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 ~
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 5:00 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Oct 27 @ 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
Oct 27 @ 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
Oct 28 @ 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
Oct 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
Olympia ~ Melodious Drum w tsog offerings 9:00 am
Olympia ~ Melodious Drum w tsog offerings
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
This practice consists of five parts primarily of making offerings to the Dharma Protectors. A Dharma Protector is an emanation of a Buddha or a Bodhisattva whose main functions are to avert the inner and outer obstacles that prevent practitioners from gaining spiritual realizations and to arrange all the necessary conditions for their practice. Dorje Shugden, the principal Dharma Protector ... Read More
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings 4:30 pm
Olympia ~ WFJ with tsog offerings
Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 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 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 30 @ 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
Oct 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
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life 6:00 pm
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
The idea of time is vastly different in the Buddhist perspective. While we can argue that we only occupy a tiny fraction of the expanse of time, Buddha explained that our mind has existed throughout time. To understand Buddha’s teaching we have to first consider, how well do I know my mind? Can I precisely describe what my mind is? ... Read More
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel 10:00 am
Olympia ~ Heart Jewel
Oct 31 @ 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