Special Events

2024-06-30
12:30:00 to 14:30:00

Mala Making Workshop

Immerse yourself in the serene art of creating your own Buddhist Mal
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2024-08-17
14:00:00 to 16:00:00

Open House

Everyone is welcome to join our open house
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2024-08-24
10:00:00 to 13:00:00

Center Cherishing

There will be ways for everyone to contribute, from young to old, and regardless of any restrictive conditions. You can join in for the whole event or just a short portion. All help will be deeply appreciated.
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2024-08-30
00:00:00 to 23:59:59

Labor Day Weekend Lamrim Retreat

This Labor Day Retreat will offer an opportunity to explore and deepen our practice of the Lamrim (“the stages of the path to enlightenment”).
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2024-09-07
14:00:00 to 17:00:00

Introduction to Buddhism: Discovering the Path to Happiness

This engaging and inclusive workshop will offer practical guidance on how to apply Buddha’s timeless teachings to daily life. Learn to reduce stress and foster a sense of calm amidst life’s challenges. Connect with a supportive community of like-minded individuals, share experiences, and cultivate meaningful connections. Join us for this workshop in which you will gain valuable insights and practical
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2024-09-28
14:00:00 to 17:00:00

Healthy Relationships: The Importance of Boundaries

Learn to develop self-awareness, effective communication rooted in mindfulness, and stronger connections built on trust. Learn to navigate conflicts with compassion and to protect your well-being with boundaries while also fostering compassion and understanding for other people’s boundaries. Register now to explore Buddhist methods to nurture meaningful and healthy connections.
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2024-10-05
14:00:00 to 17:00:00

The Practice of Breathing Meditation and Mindfulness: A Beginner’s Course in Relaxation and Focus

Discover the power of breathing meditation and mindfulness to cultivate deep relaxation, sharpen your focus, and achieve a calmer state of mind.
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2024-10-12
14:00:00 to 17:00:00

Emptiness: The Dream-like Nature of Reality

iscover how Buddha’s ultimate teachings liberate all living beings from the cycle of suffering, known as “samsara.”
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2024-11-09
10:00:00 to 13:00:00

Center Cherishing

There will be ways for everyone to contribute, from young to old, and regardless of any restrictive conditions. You can join in for the whole event or just a short portion. We deeply appreciate everyone’s help!
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2024-11-02
14:00:00 to 17:00:00

Healing the Heart: The Power of Forgiveness

Learn how to release resentment, heal emotional wounds, and cultivate inner peace. Explore the effects of forgiveness on relationships, well-being, and personal growth, allowing you to embrace the holiday season with an open heart.
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2024-11-16
14:00:00 to 17:00:00

Understanding Karma: The Power of Purification and Mini Retreat

In the first part of the workshop, we will explore the profound teachings on karma, and how our thoughts, words, and actions shape our future.
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2024-11-23
14:00:00 to 17:00:00

Unplugging the Mind: Rediscovering Silence and Stillness in a Busy World

We invite everyone, whether you have tried meditation or not, to join us for a special mini-retreat in the midst of the busy holiday season.
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2024-12-01
16:00:00 to 20:00:00

Beauty of Friendship Class and Potluck

In this class, we will explore the profound significance of friendship in our lives through the lens of Buddha’s teachings. Learn how to build genuine connections, develop compassion, and build support.
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2024-12-03
00:00:00 to 23:59:59

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday has grown in popularity over the past few years. After the Black Friday-Cyber Monday weekend, Giving Tuesday is an opportunity for people to give to Kadampa Meditation Center Houston. If you appreciate the Center and would like to support our efforts, consider making a donation on this day of charitable giving.
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2024-12-15
18:30:00 to 20:30:00

Intro to Vajrasattva Retreat

In this introduction, you will discover the profound practice of Vajrasattva, a manifestation of enlightened wisdom and compassion.
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2024-12-16
00:00:00 to 23:59:59

Self-guided Vajrasattva Retreat

This retreat is held annually at all Kadampa Meditation Centers worldwide so that practitioners can unite as a community and transform their minds.
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2024-12-31
19:00:00 to 22:00:00

New Year’s Eve

This year, we are continuing the tradition by having our Alternative New Year’s Party with a special teaching focused on the Power of Spiritual Friends. 
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