Special Weekend Event with Gen-la Jampa!

Friday, 7 September until Sunday, 9 September iCal | Google Calendar

4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027

Becoming a Friend of the World:
The Bodhisattva’s View, Meditation and Action
September 7-9, 2018

​”Nowadays, with the world in turmoil there is a particular need for Westerners to cultivate bodhichitta.” – Meaningful to Behold, Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

In this special weekend course,​​Gen-la Kel​s​ang Jampa​, Deputy Spiritual Director of the NKT-IKBU,​ will give​ practical teachings describing how to live a life of great meaning​, joy and ​altruism through following the compassionate path of a ​modern ​Bodhisattva. This path ​is comprised of changing our views about ourself, others and the world; changing our intentions from negative to positive; and changing our actions into the actions of a Bodhisattva, a friend of the world.

This course will be an inspiring presentation of how each one of us, regardless of our life circumstances, can transform our daily experiences into the path of reaching our highest spiritual potential for the benefit of our family, friends and all living beings.

Friday, September 7
7:30-9pm Teaching

Saturday, September 8
10-11:30am Teaching
12:15-1pm Meditation with Gen Kelsang Rigpa
2:30-4:00pm Teaching

Sunday, September 9
11-12:30pm​ Teaching
1:30pm Heart Jewel

Full weekend: $60
Friday only $12
Saturday only $45
Sunday only $12

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About the teacher

Gen-la Jampa

Gen-la Kelsang Jampa is the Deputy Spiritual Director for the New Kadampa Tradition and Resident Teacher at the Grand Canyon International Kadampa Retreat Center. Gen-la Jampa is an internationally renowned teacher, traveling​ frequently throughout the world visiting Centers and teaching at national and international festivals. ​He is well-loved for his warmth and kindness and is known for inspiring and clear teachings. By his example, he shows us how to practically and joyfully integrate Buddha’s teachings into our daily lives. He is an inspiring example of modern Buddhism in practice.

  • Friday, 7 September until Sunday, 9 September
  • Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood
  • 4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027
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