Special Events2023-09-23 10:00:00 to 13:00:00Understanding the Buddhist Way of LifeLearn how to make your life more meaningful and increase your happiness by living a liberating lifestyle! 2023-10-28 10:00:00 to 13:00:00Learn to Meditate: Meditation in Kadampa BuddhismThe best way to learn how to meditate is to jump right in and meditate! This mini-retreat provides the perfect opportunity. 2023-10-14 10:00:00 to 13:00:00Center CherishingBecause our spiritual home exists as part of our open, inviting community we take time to cherish the space and make the Center more welcoming. Mainly a center cherishing event is about cleaning the Center.2023-10-15 17:00:00 to 20:30:00The Power of Prayer & The Practice of Heart Jewel (Part 1)This class will emphasize the Guru Yoga of Je Tsongkhapa. There will be detailed explanations of why this practice is important, how to engage in the various prayers and practices, and how to rely on this practice to increase our spiritual qualities.2023-12-17 17:00:00 to 20:30:00The Power of Prayer & The Practice of Heart Jewel (Part 2)This class will emphasize the practice of relying upon the Wisdom Buddha Dorje Shugden so that we can protect our practice from the development of faults and from degeneration.2023-11-25 16:00:00 to 20:00:00Truly AppreciatingIn this meditation class, we will learn how to enhance the meaning and enjoyment of our holiday season through increasing our appreciation of the kindness of others. Through seeing kindness in everything around us, we can make our relationships stronger and more meaningful.2023-12-09 10:00:00 to 13:00:00Preventing Problems – The Power of Loving KindnessJoin us and discover how this transformative practice can bring more joy, happiness, and harmony to your life (just in time for the new year!).2023-11-18 10:00:00 to 13:00:00Good Karma, Bad Karma, What is KarmaThrough the teachings, meditations, and discussion, everyone can gain a deeper understanding of karma and how to use this understanding to create more positive outcomes in life.2023-12-03 13:00:00 to 20:30:00Introduction to Purification: One Day Vajrasattva RetreatIn this special day retreat, Gen Kelsang Wangpo will explain the four powerful methods that Buddha taught to create a transformation in our mind.2023-12-05 00:00:00 to 00:00:00Vajrasattva Retreat (Self Guided)This retreat is held annually at all Kadampa Meditation Centers worldwide so that practitioners have the opportunity to come together as a community and transform their minds.2023-12-23 10:00:00 to 13:00:00Learn Buddhist MeditationMeditation helps us cultivate peaceful, clear states of mind that naturally give rise to happiness. With a peaceful mind, we can learn to enjoy any situation and can thus bring benefit to ourselves and others in our daily life. 2023-12-31 19:00:00 to 22:00:00Reflections & Resolutions: A New Year’s Eve Alternative Party (with teaching)This course is perfect for anyone who is seeking a more meaningful way to welcome the new year and set positive intentions for personal growth and transformation.2023-11-04 10:00:00 to 17:00:00Blessing Empowerment of Je TsongkhapaReceive Je Tsongkhapa’s blessings to awaken your own inner wisdom. The Blessings of this enlightened being will empower us to develop all our good qualities to unimaginable levels and to overcome obstacles within. 2023-10-21 14:00:00 to 17:00:00Transform Your MindJoin Gen Kelsang Menla for some essential commentary to the Fall Festival teachings. This is not an event to miss!