Upcoming Events & Retreats

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August 14, 2020
  • Statue Filling Workshop

    August 14, 2020 - August 17, 2020  

    Come learn the ancient and sacred art of statue filling

    In this workshop, we will learn how to correctly prepare, clean, and seal statues, and how to prepare filling substances like mantra rolling, for small statues below 12 inches tall. This is a special opportunity to learn this special lineage and be able to fill your shrine with qualified Buddha statues. 

    **This workshop will be available both in-person and online.

August 23, 2020
  • Foundation Program: Introduction Class

    August 23, 2020  10:00 pm - 12:00 am

    Learning to pacify and control your mind through Lojong practice

    Join us as we begin an extraordinary journey exploring together Universal Compassion. This book gives a practical and uplifting explanation of how we can transform our day to day lives—including even the most demanding and difficult situations—into opportunities for personal and spiritual development.

    Everyone is welcome to attend the introduction and learn more about this in-depth study program.

August 29, 2020
  • Lamrim Retreat: Stages of the Path

    August 29, 2020 - September 1, 2020  

    Guided retreat with 21 meditations to develop a peaceful mind 

    This retreat offers step-by-step guidance on the meditation practices called Kadam Lamrim, the condensation of all Buddha’s teachings. When practiced regularly, these meditations will lead us to lasting inner peace and happiness.

    Each session is led by Gen Kelsang Chokyan and includes a teaching and guided meditation. We will be using Prayers for Meditation sadhana. Meditations will be from How to Understand the Mind.

September 4, 2020
  • Southwest Dharma Celebration (SWDC)

    September 4, 2020 - September 7, 2020  

    This event will be streaming online from the International Kadampa Retreat Center Grand Canyon (IKRC).

    More information to come.

September 19, 2020
  • 35 Confession Buddhas

    September 19, 2020

    More information to come.

October 3, 2020
  • Prajnaparamita Empowerment

    October 3, 2020

    More information to come.

October 16, 2020
  • Introducción al budismo

    October 16, 2020

    Más información por venir.

October 17, 2020
  • Introduction to Tantra

    October 17, 2020

    Special guest teacher, Gen Sangden, National Spiritual Guide of Mexico, will guide a Mini Meditation Retreat on Introduction to Tantra. These teachings are open to anyone who wishes to study and practice them and are suitable for all levels of experience.

October 23, 2020
  • 2020 NKT-IKBU International Fall Festival

    October 23, 2020 - October 30, 2020  

    The 2020 International Fall Festival will be held online with Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU. Gen-la will grant the Empowerment and teachings of Medicine Buddha.

    More details here: https://kadampafestivals.org/fall

November 7, 2020
  • Walk for World Peace

    November 7, 2020

    More information to come.

November 14, 2020
  • Finding Peace in Uncertain Times

    November 14, 2020  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

November 26, 2020
  • Thanksgiving Potluck & Hike?

    November 26, 2020

    More information to come.

November 27, 2020
  • Guru Yoga Mandala Offering Retreat

    November 27, 2020 - November 30, 2020  

    More information to come.

December 5, 2020
  • Love, Relationships, & Loneliness

    December 5, 2020

    More information to come.

December 19, 2020
  • Vajrasattva Retreat

    December 19, 2020 - December 22, 2020  

    More information to come.

December 31, 2020
  • Alternative NYE Event

    December 31, 2020

    More information to come.