Walk for World Peace

Saturday, 18 May 10:00am - 1:00pm iCal | Google Calendar

4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027

Join us for a Walk for World Peace! Kadampa Meditation Center in Hollywood is hosting a fundraiser walk and we would love for you to be a part of it. Kadampa Mediation Center Hollywood is a non profit organization dedicated to helping people find happiness and meaning in their lives by applying the methods of Buddha’s teachings. We rely on the generous contributions of individuals to support our efforts at KMC-Hollywood and to help fund the International Temples Project (ITP).

The ITP was founded by Venerable Geshe Kelasang Gyatso with the aim of creating meditation centers worldwide, thereby helping individuals develop inner peace through the practice of meditation.  In this way, the ITP serves the people of Los Angeles and we in turn are part of a global community dedicate to creating world peace.

You can help in any of the following ways:

  • Register and participate in the walk for $35.00 – T-shirt and lunch provided
  • Give a one time donation to the Center
  • Raise money on Facebook by creating your own fundraiser

What to Expect:

  • We will meet at KMC Hollywood at 10 am
  • There will be a guided meditation with the Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Rigpa
  • Leave by 11am to walk to Griffith Park (approx 1.2 miles).
  • At the end of the walk there will be a picnic lunch* to be enjoyed

**Please RSVP by May 8th to receive catered lunch and t-shirt

KMC Hollywood is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit, so all donations are tax-deductible.

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, 18 May
  • 10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood
  • 4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027

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