His Eminence Ling Rinpoche Teaching at DNKL

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

OVERVIEW: Day 1:  Gaden Lhagyama Day 2:  Initiation of the Thousand-Armed Avalokiteshvara (ཐུགས་རྗེ་ཆེན་པོའི་རྗེས་གནང་།) (Day 2 ends around noon) Further details will be provided shortly. For more information about His Eminence Ling Rinpoche, please see link below: https://www.lingrinpoche.info/ BIOGRAPHY: His Eminence the 7th Kyabjé Yongzin Ling Rinpoche was born in India on November 18, 1985. He was…

Spring Clean-up Day

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

Please join us at DNKL for our annual spring clean-up! We need help picking up debris on the lawn, trim shrubs, and cut wood from a few trees that fell down.  If you can bring equipment such as a chainsaw, hedge trimmers, rakes, gloves, etc. that would be greatly appreciated. A Momo lunch will be…

Nyungne Purification Practice Retreat

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

OVERVIEW: The Nyungne practice is considered to be the most powerful form of purification. Doing a single retreat purifies the negativity of forty thousand eons. If you complete the practice, you will never be born in the lower realms. And as a human, you will have spiritual realizations and will not suffer from illness or…

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…

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…

Animal Blessing and Tibetan Cultural Festival

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

OVERVIEW: Join us for an afternoon walking on our beautiful property, visit with other animal lovers & their pets, & join in family activities followed by our traditional animal blessing and special Guest Speaker. There is no admission to attend this public event, however, donations are appreciated. Stay tuned for more information about this expanded…

Fall Clean-up Day

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

Overview: Please join us at DNKL for our annual fall clean-up! We need help picking up debris on the lawn, trim shrubs, and cut wood from a few trees that fell down.  If you can bring equipment such as a chainsaw, hedge trimmers, rakes, etc. that would be greatly appreciated. A Momo lunch will be…

Lama Tsongkhapa Day

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

About Lama Tsongkhapa: Born in 1357 in Amdo, northeastern Tibet, and educated in central Tibet, Tsongkhapa led a life that exemplified the important of study, critical reflection, and meditative practice.  In an autobiographical poem he declared: First I sought wide and extensive learning,Second I perceived all teachings as personal instructions, Finally, I engaged in meditative practice day…

DNKL Appreciation Luncheon

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

DNKL relies on the generous support of our students for its continued operation. Whether you contribute your time as a volunteer, assist at our center, or make donations to sustain our operational expenses and other financial requirements, we are profoundly grateful to each one of you. We invite you to join us for a delightful…