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  • Tsomo
    Contents: 1. What s Up this Week 2. Upcoming 3. GGBC s Open House: Special guest Lama Zopa RInpoche 4. His Holiness Dalai Lama teachings on Lam Rim Chen Mo
    Message 1 of 1 , Oct 1, 2007

      Contents:

      1.  What's Up this Week

      2. Upcoming

      3. GGBC's Open House: Special guest Lama Zopa RInpoche

      4. His Holiness Dalai Lama teachings on Lam Rim Chen Mo 

       


      1.   What's Up this Week

       

      Monday, October 1, 7pm

      Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life

      by Tibetan Master, Khensur Jampa Tegchog Rinpoche

      Interpreted by Venerable Steve Carlier

       

      Tuesday, October 2

      5.15 - 6.30pm in Pine Room

      Yoga with Amey  $10 per session

       

      7pm in Gompa

      New!   Mind Training in the Great Way ~ the Good Heart

      Part 2 - Transforming Problems

      by Jon Landaw

       

      Wednesday, October 3, 7pm 

      7pm at Louden Nelson

      What makes you a Buddhist

      by Venerable Tenzin Chogkyi

      NB Venue: Louden Nelson Community Center - 301 Center Street, Santa Cruz
       

      Thursday, October 4

      2pm

      Healing in the Redwoods

      Support group for women, newly diagnosed, recovering or just coping with the effects of cancer or chronic illness. 
      Meditation & Discussion.  For information, call WomenCARE: 831-457 2273
       
      7pm

      Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life

      by Tibetan Master, Khensur Jampa Tegchog Rinpoche

      Interpreted by Venerable Steve Carlier

       

      Friday, October 5

      7pm

      Six Session Guru Yoga

      by Tibetan Master, Khensur Jampa Tegchog Rinpoche

      Interpreted by Venerable Steve Carlier

      Restricted to those with highest yoga tantra empowerment and performing this as a daily practice. 

      Registration required.

       

      8.30pm

      Tsog offering

      An especially important practice for those who had received a highest yoga tantra empowerment to purify degenerated vows and samaya. 

       

      Saturday, October 6, 9.30am - 4pm

      Don't just sit... Meditate...

      with Venerable Tenzin Chogkyi

      Join us for a silent practice day in the Memorial Shrine. 

      This day-long retreat will include both shamata (calm-abiding) meditation and guided meditations. This practice day is open to everyone -- beginners are welcome, as well as more experienced students .

      Bring your own bag lunch -- tea and snacks will be provided.

      Retreat fee: $30 - $100

      To register: call 831-462 8383; office@...

       

      Sunday, October 7

      9am

      Meditation for Everyone

      by Venerable Tenzin Chogkyi

       

      10.30am

      Insight into Emptiness

      by Tibetan Master, Khensur Jampa Tegchog Rinpoche

      Interpreted by Venerable Steve Carlier

       

      5pm in Carmel

      The Freedom of an Open Heart: Finding Happiness through Compassion & Wisdom

      by Venerable Tenzin Chogkyi

      NB Venue: Community Church of the Monterey Peninsula - 4590 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel, CA 93923

       


      2. Upcoming

      Happiness - Is it a Choice?

      - The Buddhist Psychology

      Oct 17 through Oct 31

      Wednesdays, 7pm

      by Karuna Cayton

      NB Venue: Louden Nelson Community Center - 301 Center Street, Santa Cruz

       

       

      Where Do I Go From Here?

      - Fundamentals of Buddhist Practice

      Nov 6 through December 5
      Wednesdays, 7pm
      by Venerable Tenzin Chogkyi
      NB Venue: Louden Nelson Community Center - 301 Center Street, Santa Cruz

       

      What Happens after Renunciation and Bodhcitta

      Five Paths and Ten Grounds

      Nov 9 through Nov 30
      Fridays, 7pm

      by Venerable Steve Carlier

       

      Buddhism in a Nutshell

      Nov 11 through Dec 2

      Sundays, 5pm

      by Venerable Tenzin Chogkyi

      NB Venue: Community Church of the Monterey Peninsula - 4590 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel, CA 93923

       

      Silent Practice Day at the Memorial Shrine

      Don't just sit... Meditate...

      Saturday, November 17, 9.30am - 4pm

      with Venerable Tenzin Chogkyi

       

      Mind Training in the Great Way

      Part 3: The Six Perfections

      Nov 20 through Dec 4

      Tuesday, 7pm

      with Jon Landaw

       

      Inner Peace, Outer Peace

      - The Complete Path to Enlightenment

      by Venerable Robina Courtin

      Dec 8 - 16:    Full retreat - with teachings, meditation, discussion

      Dec 13 - 16:    Silent lam rim retreat with Venerable Robina & Venerable Drimay

      NB: 10% Discount if register by Nov 5!

       


      4. Gyalwa Gyatso Buddhist Centre Open House

       

      Gyalwa Gyatso Buddhist Centre has a new place!

      Open House on October 6th, 9:00am – 1:00pm

      Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche is now planning to attend the Open House on Saturday morning.

       

      Schedule:

      9:00 – 10:00             Welcome / Mixed Media Entertainment

      10:00 – 11:30ish         Tara Puja led by Geshe Ngawang Dakpa

      11:30ish – 12:30ish      Inspirational talk by Khensur Jampa Tegchog

      12:30                        Lunch provided

       

      Due to Rinpoche's participation, there might be many more people than usual, so please take note of the following points:

       

      Lunch:

      Lunch will be served to the lamas, the ordained sangha, and to those who send us an RSVP.

      If you do not tell us that you are coming, please make other arrangements for lunch.  There are several eateries nearby.

      RSVP to:   ggbc@...

       

      Parking

      Parking will be limited in the lot right in front of the center.  Please leave this area open for Lamas and sangha.  Please park on the street or in nearby commercial parking lots.  Carpool if you can.

       

      Seating

      We will have a certain number of mats and chairs, but you might want to go ahead and bring your own favorite cushion.

       

      Flexibility

      Please keep a flexible attitude in case the schedule does not go exactly as advertised.

      Thank you for celebrating our new center.

       

       

      See more about our center and our program at www.gyalwagyatso.org.

      Gyalwa Gyatso Buddhist Center

      1550 La Pradera Drive

      Campbell, CA 95008

      408.866.5056

       


      5. His Holiness Dalai Lama on Lam Rim Chen Mo

       

      His Holiness Dalai Lama's Teachings

      on Tsong-kha-pa's Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment  (Lam Rim Chen Mo)

      July 10-15 , 2008

      Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA

      Tickets are to go on sale on September 25th through Ticketmaster outlets and Stabler Arena Box Office

      (610) 758-3770.

      www.dalailamaJuly2008.com

       
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      Tenzin Tsomo
      Spiritual Programme Coordinator
      Land of Medicine Buddha
      5800 Prescott Road
      Soquel, CA 95073, USA
      tsomo@...
      www.medicinebuddha.org
       
      100,000 Stupa Project - www.peacestupa.org
      Affiliated with the FPMT - www.fpmt.org_.___
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