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Programs

  • Camping – $320.00
  • Dorm Yurt, Men's – $392.00
  • Dorm Yurt, Women's – $392.00
  • Commuting – $320.00
  • Prajna 3-Bed Female Dorm/Family Room – $432.00
  • Prajna Double – $580.00
  • Prajna Queen Shared-Bed – $700.00
  • Prajna Queen Single – $980.00
  • Tent Cabin Single Occupancy – $432.00

Date & Time Details: This retreat begins with a mandatory registration period from 2pm to 4pm on the first day and ends after lunch on the last day.

Location: Tara Mandala Retreat Center

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Cultivating the Heart of Compassion

With Drubpön Lama Karma

September 13 - 16, 2019

Mind Training, or Lojong, is a practical and inspiring teaching that transforms the mind afflicted by destructive emotions. At the heart of all practices of Tibetan Buddhism, Mind Training puts special emphasis on turning away from extreme self-centeredness and developing Bodhicitta mind, which wishes for the happiness of all sentient beings. Teachings in this retreat will center on how to cultivate compassion, patience, and wisdom. The retreat will include teachings, guided meditations, and discussion.

During this retreat Drubpön Lama Karma will teach from the Commentary on the Seven Point Mind Training (བློ་སྦྱོང་དོན་བདུན་མའི་འགྲེལ་པ།) by Sechilphu Choekyi Gyaltsen.

This retreat is open to everyone. No prior meditation experience is required.

Suggested Dana: $160 – $200

Teacher

Drubpön Lama Karma
Venerable retreat master (Drubpön) Lama Karma was born in eastern Bhutan and joined the Long-Nying Chöling Monastery at a young age. His root teacher was Lama Naljorpa, the great yogi of Mahamudra and Dzogchen, from whom he received numerous vows, empowerments, instructions and oral transmissions, including the Chöd Rinchen Trengwa…
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