Death and Dying: A Buddhist Perspective

Saturday, 13 October 10:00am - 4:30pm iCal | Google Calendar

4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027

Death & Dying: A Buddhist Perspective on Life and Death
Saturday, ​October 13​, 10am-4:30pm
With Western US National Spiritual Director and Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Rigpa

We are delighted to offer two events focused death and dying from a Buddhist perspective. The morning event will focus on Buddhist psychology and philosophy about death and dying as well as practical tips that integrate easily into modern life. The afternoon session will focus on more traditional Buddhist ritual practices performed for those who have died. Come to one or both events, everyone welcome!

​Based on the book Living Meaningfully, Dying Joyfully by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

10am-1pm Death and Dying Workshop
1-2:15pm Lunch
2:15-4pm Powa Teachings and Practice

All Day: $35
Morning workshop: $20
Afternoon session: $10

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About the teacher

Gen Kelsang Rigpa

Resident Teacher and Western US National Spiritual Director. Gen Kelsang Rigpa is an American Buddhist monk, the Western US National Spiritual Director and the Resident Teacher at KMC-Hollywood. He is a close disciple of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, having received lineage blessings and oral transmissions directly from him. Gen Rigpa’s heartfelt and practical teachings are presented with warmth and humor, making them accessible to everyone. He shows the joy of living a spiritual life, and is an inspiring example of Buddhism in practice. Through his clear presentation, he is able to help student discover for themselves how to integrate these timeless teachings into our modern world, making everyday life joyful and meaningful.

  • Saturday, 13 October
  • 10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood
  • 4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027
  • $35
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