Tag: annual event


Mindful Families Celebrates Buddha's Birthday
May 23, 2020

Mindful Families Celebrates Buddha’s Birthday

All families are warmly invited to our re-designed Mindful Families event. Come along and enjoy the elephant loaded with offerings, a short meditation, animated DVD about Buddha's life, bathing the baby Buddha, singing happy birthday...


Sutra & Light Offerings for DAY OF MIRACLES
March 09, 2020

Sutra & Light Offerings for DAY OF MIRACLES

Join in the short recitation of the Diamond Cutter Sutra and special light offerings, especially powerful as today is the Day of Miracles. Remove the causes of confusion and plant the seeds of wisdom in your...


Virtual Pilgrimage
February 29, 2020

Virtual Pilgrimage

Join us for a unique inner journey as we explore the Twelve Deeds of the Buddha's life by enacting a traditional pilgrimage, with prayers, offerings and short readings from the sutras. Discover the stories, pictures...


LOSAR (Tibetan New Year) Vajrasattva Tsog
February 24, 2020

LOSAR (Tibetan New Year) Vajrasattva Tsog

We offer Vajrasattva Tsog offering to celebrate the anniversary of Lama Yeshe, traditionally held on Losar (Tibetan New Year). One of the most auspicious and powerful days of the Buddhist calendar, this is a great...


The Dharma Kit-bag
February 15, 2020

The Dharma Kit-bag

A workshop on everything you ever wanted to know about Tibetan Buddhist ritual but were afraid to ask! Learn how to offer the long mandala, set up your own altar and water bowls, and do...


Closed for Christmas Nyung-Ne Retreat
December 27, 2019

Closed for Christmas Nyung-Ne Retreat

Residential retreat on Chenrezig the compassion buddha. This purification method involves keeping physical discipline, meditation and prostrations, and silence and fasting on alternate days. It is especially useful for people whose schedules cannot accommodate long-term...


Christmas Eve Puja
December 24, 2019

Christmas Eve Puja

Join us for our annual Shakyamuni Buddha puja, offering all the Christmas trees and lights in the world! We make many elaborate and beautiful offerings and recite praises, all in English with the traditional Tibetan...


How to do Christmas for Buddhists
December 19, 2019

How to do Christmas for Buddhists

Make the chore of selecting and giving Christmas presents more bearable, and even enjoyable! In this class we look deeply into the nature of generosity, and the Buddha's advice on how best to give...


How to do Christmas for Buddhists
December 17, 2019

How to do Christmas for Buddhists

Make the chore of selecting and giving Christmas presents more bearable, and even enjoyable! In this class we look deeply into the nature of generosity, and the Buddha's advice on how best to give...


Annual Refuge Ceremony
December 08, 2019

Annual Refuge Ceremony

Taking Refuge means taking the Buddha, his teachings (the Dharma), and the Sangha as one's primary guidance and protection, and keeping the Refuge vows and commitments. Geshe Tsultrim will bestow the ceremony in an unbroken...