2021 At a Glance

An overview of Special Events scheduled for 2021.

Please see the calendar for a full listing of classes and events.

Forget Willpower, Try Wisdom

Forget Willpower, Try Wisdom

Vajrayogini Day

Vajrayogini Day

please see the calendar for special meditation prayers held this day

Stages of the Path to Enlightenment Retreat

Stages of the Path to Enlightenment Retreat

Jan 14 - 19

Learn to Meditate

Learn to Meditate

Heruka Day

Heruka Day

please see the calendar for special meditation prayers held this day

Attaining Pure Dakini Land: 11 Yogas of Vajrayogini Guided Retreat

Attaining Pure Dakini Land: 11 Yogas of Vajrayogini Guided Retreat

Jan 29 - Feb 2

Amitayus Long-Life Retreat

Amitayus Long-Life Retreat

Love without Pain

Love without Pain

Guest Teacher: Gen Dornying

Fearless Life: Letting Go of Stress

Fearless Life: Letting Go of Stress

Blessing Empowerment of Thousand-Armed Avalokiteshvara

Blessing Empowerment of Thousand-Armed Avalokiteshvara

"Supreme Ocean of Healing Nectar", Mar 5 - 7

Loving Kindness Retreat

Loving Kindness Retreat

Retreat: The Holy Body Mandala of Vajrayogini

Retreat: The Holy Body Mandala of Vajrayogini

For HYT practitioners

Breaking Bad Habits

Breaking Bad Habits

The Ultimate Nature of the Mind: Meditations to Transcend Ordinary Life

Guest Teacher: Gen Demo

Nyungnay Purification & Fasting Retreat

Apr 13 - 15

Buddha's Enlightenment Day Celebration

Stop Worrying, Start Living

Wheel Of Life Retreat

Mother's Day Special Talk

Guru Yoga Retreat

May 14 - 18

International Spring Festival

International Spring Festival

May 28 - Jun 2

Turning the Wheel of Dharma Day

Special Talk

Guest Teacher: Gen Gomlam

US National Festival

US National Festival

June 18-23

Half-Day Retreat

Lamrim Retreat

Jul 8 - 12

Workshop

Workshop

International Summer Festival

International Summer Festival

Jul 30 - Aug 14

Guest Teacher: Gen Choma

Away Retreat

Sep 3 - 6 (Labor Day Weekend) at Siena Retreat Center

Mala Making Workshop

Buddha's Return From Heaven Day

Refuge Workshop and Vow Ceremony

Refuge Retreat

Sep 26 - 30

Guest Teacher: Gen Menla

Workshop

Work a Day for World Peace

Torma Making Workshop

Je Tsongkhapa Day

Midwest Dharma Celebration

Midwest Dharma Celebration

Oct 29 - 31. Empowerment of Buddha Avalokiteshvara and teachings on taking and giving.

International Temples Day

Workshop

Vajrasattva Purification Retreat

Nov 18 - 21

International Fall Festival

International Fall Festival

Nov 26 - Dec 2 (possibly in Brisbane, Australia)

Workshop

Guru Yoga & Mandala Offering Retreat

Dec 16 - 19

New Year's Event

More coming in 2022!

Questions? Contact Us!

Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago

312-767-1898 (voice or text)

in Oak Park: 13 Harrison Street, Oak Park, IL 60304

in Wicker Park: 2010 West Pierce Street, Chicago, IL 60622

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