Tag: blessing


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...


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...


How to Best Help Your Pets in Life & at Death
November 24, 2019

How to Best Help Your Pets in Life & at Death

Make the very most of your karmic connection with your pets, and bring them to the Dharma, lasting peace and happiness. Discover how to skillfully help your pets in daily life, and how to keep...


Sutra Recitation on Descent From Tushita
November 19, 2019

Sutra Recitation on Descent From Tushita

Today we celebrate 'Buddha's Descent from Tushita' by chanting the Heart Sutra and with a group recitation of the Diamond Cutter Sutra, dedicated to the health and long life of Lama Zopa Rinpoche. Merit created...


First Wheel-turning Day Sutra Recitation
August 04, 2019

First Wheel-turning Day Sutra Recitation

Join the community recitation of the Sanghata Sutra to celebrate Shakyamuni Buddha’s first teaching. This is one of the holiest days of the Buddhist calendar, where your merits are magnified many millions of times! It...


Sutra Recitation for BUDDHA'S BIRTHDAY
June 17, 2019

Sutra Recitation for BUDDHA’S BIRTHDAY

A short recitation of the Diamond Cutter Sutra and lots of light offerings on this special Buddhist day, SAKA DAWA - Buddha's birth, enlightenment and parinirvana! This short recitation helps to purify one's speech, calm and harmonise...


Mindful Families Celebrates Buddha's Birthday
June 15, 2019

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
February 19, 2019

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...


Diamond Cutter Sutra Recitation
February 18, 2019

Diamond Cutter Sutra Recitation

Join in the community recitation of the Diamond Cutter Sutra, especially powerful as today is a special Buddha Day and the anniversary of Milarepa. Remove the causes of confusion and plant the seeds of wisdom in...


Christmas Eve Puja
December 24, 2018

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...