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Dharma Celebrations

The Blessing Empowerment of Buddha Vajrasattva
with teachings on the Purifying Power of Wisdom & Compassion With Gen Kelsang Rigpa
March 10-12 at KMC Hollywood

The 2017 California Dharma Celebration will be taught by Gen Kelsang Rigpa, the Western United States National Spiritual Director of the NKT-IKBU, and Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood and Kadampa Meditation Center California.

Everyone is welcome

The California Dharma Celebration (CADC) is an opportunity for people from California and surrounding states to gather in the stunning new World Peace Temple, Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood, for a special weekend of empowerment, teachings, meditation, and the good company of spiritual friends.

Celebration Teachers

Gen Kelsang Rigpa is the Western US National Spiritual Director of the NKT-IKBU and the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center California and Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood. Gen Rigpa’s heartfelt and practical teachings are presented with warmth and humor, making them accessible to everyone. Through his clear presentation, he is able to help students discover for themselves how to integrate these timeless teachings into our modern world, making everyday life joyful and meaningful.
Gen Kelsang Chöma is a senior Kadampa Buddhist nun and the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center San Francisco. She has studied and practiced under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for 25 years and has taught throughout the United States. People find her teachings clear, warm and encouraging. Gen Chöma will give the Introductory Talk on Friday evening.

Kadam Rebecca Gauthier is the Resident Teacher of Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center in Westlake Village. She has been studying and practicing Kadampa Buddhism under Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s guidance for over twenty years. Through her kindness, humility and deep understanding of Buddha’s teachings, Kadam Rebecca provides an inspiring example of a contemporary Buddhist practitioner we can follow. Kadam Rebecca will be giving the Introductory Talk on Friday evening.

Gen Kelsang Chöma is a senior Kadampa Buddhist nun and the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center San Francisco. She has studied and practiced under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for 25 years and has taught throughout the United States. People find her teachings clear, warm and encouraging. Gen Chöma will guide the meditations on Saturday and Sunday.
 

 

Schedule

Friday, March 10

5:30-7:15pm Registration

7:30-9pm Introductory Talk with Kadam Rebecca Gauthier

Saturday, March 11

8:15-9am Registration

9-10am Meditation with Gen Kelsang Chöma

11am-12:30pm Teaching with Gen Kelsang Rigpa

12:30-3pm Lunch Break

3-5pm Empowerment with Gen Kelsang Rigpa

6-7pm Wishfulfilling Jewel with Tsog Offerings

Sunday, March 12

8:15-9am Registration

9-10am Meditation with Gen Kelsang Chöma

11am-12:30pm Commentarywith Gen Kelsang Rigpa

12:30-2:30pm Lunch Break

2:30-4pm Teaching with Gen Kelsang Rigpa

Date Description

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