This fun weekend hosted at Madhyamaka Kadampa Meditation Centre in the Yorkshire Wolds is dedicated for the whole family to enjoy Buddhist meditation and simple principles for living a happy and harmonious life.
During this Spring Festival renowned Buddhist Teacher Gen-la Dekyong will grant the blessing empowerment of Buddha Dorje Shugden.
By relying sincerely on Dorje Shugden obstacles to our spiritual practice will be pacified and we will receive powerful blessings to engage in the practices of Kadam Lamrim, and especially the oral instructions of Mahamudra.
During this morning course Buddhist Monk Kelsang Topgyal will give commentary to the famous advice that ancient Buddhist Master Atisha gave to his disciples. Through taking this advice into hearts we can learn how to use positive states of mind to transform our difficult circumstances.
Based on the teachings and guidance given in the Spring Festival, during this mini retreat Gen Kelsang Rigma will lead us through the practices contained within the Heart Jewel Sadhana. For the last session we will also watch a video of the opening teaching of Khedrubje Centre by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.
Meditation makes our mind peaceful, and when our mind is peaceful we are happy all the time, even if our external conditions are difficult. Through this understanding we can appreciate the importance of meditation... [read more]