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Offering Our Faith

June 3, 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

On June 4, Turning the Wheel of Dharma Day, we celebrate the 91st birthday of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche.

Every day we remember the extraordinary kindness of Venerable Geshe-la, our Root Guru and Founder of the New Kadampa Tradition, but on this auspicious day, with minds of rejoicing and gratitude, we will offer him our faith through using the special prayer Request to the Holy Spiritual Guide Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso from his Faithful Disciples and collecting our Guru’s name mantra in a one-day retreat.  Everyone is welcome to take part.

There will be two sessions of retreat using the sadhana The Hundreds of Deities of the Joyful Land According to Highest Yoga Tantra and the special request prayer. In the evening, the retreat will conclude with Offering to the Spiritual Guide for long life.

Special Retreat – June 3-4, 2022 with Gen Kelsang Delek, Resident Teacher of KMC Fraser Valley

This event will be live-streamed from Kadampa Meditation Centre Fraser Valley.

To attend online please email admin@meditateincalgary.org to receive a Zoom link.

Friday, June 3 – On-line Only

Introduction: 8pm (MT)

Saturday, June 4 – On-line or in-person at the Centre (on TV screen)

Session 1: 11:00am – 12:15pm MT

Session 2: 12:45 – 2:00pm MT

Offering to the Spiritual Guide: 4:00 – 5:30pm (at the Centre and on-line)

 

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June 3, 2022
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8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Akshobya Kadampa Buddhist Centre
2120 Kensington Road NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 3R7 Canada
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