Please note that due to too many activities happening at Land of Medicine
Buddha towards the end of Aug!... we will have only 3 sessions of this
series of talks on Inner Peace, Outer Peace. This is also
the last series of teachings that Ven Rita will give at Land
of Medicine Buddha.
So... Do not
miss! Bring your friends!
Kirti Tsenshab Rinpoche
will be starting the first teaching on Uttaratantra on Aug 25. You are all
welcome to attend that...
Inner Peace, Outer Peace
Transforming the Mind into Compassion with
compassion for self and others.
How to cultivate
Having the courage
to destroy self-centredness,
By meditating on the
Eight Verses of Thought Transformation
the blessings of Chenresig, the Buddha of
Aug 4, 11, 18, 7pm
With Ven Rita
$15 - $75 (four sessions); $5 - 25 (per session)
Born in 1950, Ven. Rita Riniker has been a Tibetan Buddhist nun for the
past thirteen years. She grew up in Switzerland and ran her own restaurant for
many years, before meeting Buddhism during a trip to Nepal in 1990. Ven. Rita
took ordination in 1991 with Kirti Tsenshab Rinpoche and since then, she has
lived primarily in Dharamsala, India, where the Dalai Lama resides. She studied
there at the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives for six years and been one of
the primary teachers of the well-known Introduction to Buddhism courses at
Tushita Meditation Center. Ven. Rita has guided many retreats and in 1998
performed more than eighty consecutive Nyung Nae purification retreats. She has
taught in Europe for many years and has made several teaching tours to Israel
and more recently to the USA, Australia, and New Zealand.