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Jangste Choje Rinpoche * Green Tara Empowerment

Wednesday, June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 7pm

Jangste Choje Rinpoche comes to Greater Seattle

Green Tara Initiation at the American Evergreen Buddhist Association temple (13000 NE 84th St, Kirkland, WA 98033)

Tara is the female manifestation of Buddha and represents the complete development of our spiritual potential, with particular emphasis given to the fierce compassionate qualities of a mother who protects her children, as well as the far reaching attitudes and wisdom paths to enlightenment.

Jangtse Choje Lobsang Tenzin Rinpoche, Successor to the Seat of Ganden Tripa

Born in Tibet in 1934, Rinpoche was ordained as a monk at the age of seven. He entered Sera Jey monastery at seventeen and obtained his Geshe Lharampa degree in 1979. Following this, he entered Gyume Tantric University and two years later became Master of Discipline. In 1985 His Holiness the Dalai Lama appointed him abbot of Gyume Tantric Monastery, a position he held for 6 years. Since then he has taught extensively in India and the West. In 2010 he was appointed to the position of Jangtse Choje, Successor to the Seat of Ganden Tripa.

Mahasangha Event

Member Group: Dharma Friendship Foundation

Contact:
Jordan Van Voast
Email: jordanvvvv@gmail.com

Region: Kirkland, WA

Date: Wednesday, June 21
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Event Type:

Event Website:
http://dharmafriendship.org/

Location:
Chi Yuan Temple
13000 Ne 84TH St
Kirkland, Washington 98033 United States

Phone: 206-860-5009

Tradition: Tibetan
Teacher: Jangste Choje Rinpoche

Cost: An opportunity to practice dana (generosity) will be available. No fee is required however.