• Amitayus Long-Life Retreat
Time & Location
Buddha Amitayus is an enlightened being who embodies long life, good fortune, and wisdom -- all the qualities we need to quickly attain Enlightenment ourself and help others profoundly. Through engaging in the beautiful prayers, meditations, and mantra recitation of Amitayus with faith, we will gradually develop these extraordinary qualities ourself and help others enjoy a long, happy, and meaningful life. No previous experience is necessary; everyone is welcome.
9 - 9:30am - Introduction to retreat (strongly encouraged for anyone new to this practice)
9:45 - 11am - Guided Retreat Session 1
11:30 - 12:45pm - Guided Retreat Session 2
2 - 3:15pm - Guided Retreat Session 3
👉 And available to watch or rewatch for 72 hours after. Just register before the live event finishes, and shortly after it finishes you'll receive a link to watch it any time for 72 hours.
Gen Kelsang Zamling is a modern Buddhist monk and the Resident Teacher for KMC Chicago. Having studied, practiced, and taught Buddhist meditation for many years, he is adept at guiding both new and experienced meditators with warmth and clarity.
This retreat will use the following traditional prayers. It's not required to have your own copy, but most people find it very helpful. Click the link to order a printed, e-book, or audio copy from Tharpa Publications, or contact us using the form below to ask about pickup from our Oak Park location.
$35 for 30 days: free, discount is automatically applied.
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