OPEN MEDITATION PRACTICE
Time: 6-6:30 pm
During Open Meditation practice individuals are welcome to come to the
temple for silent meditation, shinay, or their own mantra meditation
practice. This practice is suitable for all students.
BEGINNERS BUDDISM CLASS
This week's teaching will be on the Vajrayana Empowerment. This is the process by which a lama with experience in the particular practice confers on others the description, explanation, visualization and order of the practice, along with appropriate offerings and specific mantras.
This week's teaching will be on The Bardo. In Tibetan Buddhism, a bardo is an in-between state. The word is often used to mean a state between death and rebirth.
This week's teaching will be on Refuge. To take refuge in the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha, the basis of Buddhism.