Sun, Jun 04|
• Offering our Faith Retreat
A special retreat for remembering the extraordinary kindness of Venerable Geshe-la, our Root Guru and Founder of the New Kadampa Tradition.
Time & Location
Jun 04, 2023, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Oak Park, 13 Harrison St, Oak Park, IL 60304, USA
Every day we remember the extraordinary kindness of Venerable Geshe-la, our Root Guru and Founder of the New Kadampa Tradition.
But on the auspicious day of June 4, at Kadampa centers around the world, with minds of joy and gratitude, we offer him our faith through using the special prayer Request to the Holy Spiritual Guide Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso from his Faithful Disciples and collecting our Guru’s name mantra in a one-day retreat.
Absolutely everyone is welcome to take part.
10:00 - 11:15am: Teaching: Offering our Faith: The Kadampa Buddhist Way of Life
11:30 - 1:00pm: Retreat Session 1
1:00 - 2:30pm: Lunch Break
2:30 - 4:00pm: Retreat Session 2
4:30 - 6:00pm: Retreat Session 3
(7:00 - 9:00pm: Offering to the Spiritual Guide meditation prayers)
BOOKS & MATERIALS
This retreat will use the following prayers. Copies will be available to borrow during the retreat:
- The Hundreds of Deities of the Joyful Land
- Request to the Holy Spiritul Guide Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso from his Faithful Disciples
RSVP: Offering our Faith$0.00