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Setting the Wheel of Dharma in Motion w/Sera Mey Monastery Abbot Khen Rinpoche Geshe Tashi Tsering (Parts 1 & 2)

February 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

OVERVIEW:

Please join us for this special Dharma teaching on the Sutra “Setting the Wheel of Dharma in Motion”, also called “The First Turning of the Wheel of Dharma”, or “The Four Noble Truths Sutra” taught by Sera Mey Monastery Abbot Khen Rinpoche Geshe Tashi Tsering.

This Sutra contains the first teachings that the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni, gave after attaining enlightenment: the Four Noble Truths. His Holiness the Dalai Lama, who has given teachings on the Four Noble Truths on many occasions, says that the Four Noble Truths are the blueprint for all Buddhist teachings and practices. Within the Four Noble Truths lie the root of all Buddhist philosophy and the entire path leading to enlightenment.

Khen Rinpoche Geshe Tashi Tsering

Born in Purang, Tibet in 1958, Geshe Tashi Tsering escaped to exile in India with his parents. He received his early education in schools run by exile Tibetan Administration in India. He enrolled as a monk at Sera Mey monastery in south India in 1970 and finished Geshe Lharampa degree in 1990. Geshe la has been teaching Buddhism in the West since 1991 till 2018, mainly in the UK and other countries. He had written 6 books on Buddhist Philosophy and Practices and created a two-year online Buddhist course, The Foundation of Buddhist Thought. He studied for an MA in Social Anthropology at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) of London University. In 2018, His Holiness the Dalai Lama appointed him the Abbot of Sera Mey Monastic University in India. In 2019, for his services to Buddhism in the UK, Geshe Tashi Tsering is awarded the British Empire Medal ( BEM).

For additional information about Khen Rinpoche, please visit:   http://visit :www.geshetashi.org

Text for Teaching:

Setting in Motion the Wheel of the Dhamma_4 Noble Truths Sutra Prayers for Teachings with Geshe Tashi

Prayers for Teachings with Geshe Tashi

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