CANCELLED: Overcoming Difficulties in Daily Life

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

Overview: Buddhism is a psychology of the mind, providing us methods to understand our emotions and how to change our bad habits and thoughts to be happy. Geshe Dhargey shows us how to apply Buddhist practice to overcome difficulties in daily life. Based on the teachings "The Wheel of Sharp Weapons" by Dharmarakshita, a ninth-century…

A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life – Chapter 9

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

OVERVIEW: We will continue reviewing Chapter 9 of the A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life, a famous Mahāyāna Buddhist text written c. 700 AD in Sanskrit verse by Shantideva (Śāntideva), a Buddhist monk at Nālandā Monastic University in India.  Treasured by Buddhists of all traditions, The Way of the Bodhisattva (Bodhicharyavatara) is a guide to cultivating the…

Tibetan Family Retreat

DNKL 30 Putnam Park Rd., Redding, CT, United States

OVERVIEW: DNKL has organized a three-day retreat of Buddhist practices at DNKL in Redding, CT for Tibetan families residing in North America. Objectives of the program: This program is aimed at providing Tibetan families residing in North America with an opportunity to learn Tibetan Buddhism, Buddhist philosophies from teachings by resident teacher and also engage…

Overcoming Difficulties in Daily Life

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

Overview: Buddhism is a psychology of the mind, providing us methods to understand our emotions and how to change our bad habits and thoughts to be happy. Geshe Dhargey shows us how to apply Buddhist practice to overcome difficulties in daily life. Based on the teachings "The Wheel of Sharp Weapons" by Dharmarakshita, a ninth-century…

Lamrim & Six Preliminaries Puja

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

Overview: The Great Stages of the Path to Enlightenment Je Tsongkhapa's Lam-Rim Chen Mo or The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path is one of the most renowned Tibetan Buddhist classics. The work falls into the Lam Rim genre which stemmed from the Kadampa school of Tibetan Buddhism. Its main structure is based…

Solitary Hero Yamāntaka Study Group

Zoom Only

Overview: We are very please to announce that starting Thursday July 8, 2021, from 7:00pm-8:30pm EASTERN TIME, we will be hosting this special on-going bi-weekly study group dedicated to the full exploration of Yamantaka, the Solitary Hero. In each session Geshe Dhargey (see https://dnkldharma.org/geshe-lobsang-dhargey.html) will lead us in a specific aspect of practice based on both the…

Event Series Long Life Prayer

Long Life Prayer

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

May the glorious lamas live long. May happiness and well-being arise for all sentient beings, present throughout space. May I and all beings without exception, having gathered the two accumulations and purified the two obscurations, be swiftly established in the state of Buddhahood. OVERVIEW: As we wish for the above, we are organizing Long Life…

Dalai Lama’s Birthday and 16 Arhat Puja

DNKL 30 Putnam Park Rd., Redding, CT, United States

OVERVIEW: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, is the spiritual leader of the Tibetan people. He was born Lhamo Dhondrub on 6 July 1935, in a small village called Taktser in northeastern Tibet. Born to a peasant family, His Holiness was recognized at the age of two, in accordance with Tibetan tradition, as…

Overcoming Difficulties in Daily Life

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

Overview: Buddhism is a psychology of the mind, providing us methods to understand our emotions and how to change our bad habits and thoughts to be happy. Geshe Dhargey shows us how to apply Buddhist practice to overcome difficulties in daily life. Based on the teachings "The Wheel of Sharp Weapons" by Dharmarakshita, a ninth-century…

CHOKHOR DUCHEN (FIRST TURNING OF THE WHEEL OF DHARMA)

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OVERVIEW: The First Turning of the Wheel of Dharma (in Tibet referred to as Chokhor Duchen) is an important holiday in which we honor the day that the Buddha Shakyamuni first taught the four noble truths in Sarnath, India, and first turned the wheel of the dharma after attaining enlightenment. Join us at DNKL for…

A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life – Chapter 9

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

OVERVIEW: We will continue reviewing Chapter 9 of the A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life, a famous Mahāyāna Buddhist text written c. 700 AD in Sanskrit verse by Shantideva (Śāntideva), a Buddhist monk at Nālandā Monastic University in India.  Treasured by Buddhists of all traditions, The Way of the Bodhisattva (Bodhicharyavatara) is a guide to cultivating the…

Overcoming Difficulties in Daily Life

DNKL or Zoom 30 Putnam Park Road, Redding, CT, United States

Overview: Buddhism is a psychology of the mind, providing us methods to understand our emotions and how to change our bad habits and thoughts to be happy. Geshe Dhargey shows us how to apply Buddhist practice to overcome difficulties in daily life. Based on the teachings "The Wheel of Sharp Weapons" by Dharmarakshita, a ninth-century…