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HE Garchen Rinpoche Teachings & Empowerments, April 21-30!

Friday, April 21 @ 7:00 pm - Sunday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm

His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche Returns to Seattle!
His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche was imprisoned during the Communist occupation in Tibet for 20 years in the prime of his life. There, he met his guru Khenpo Munsel and secretly practiced. After his release, Rinpoche spread the teachings of dharma to all corners of the world, sharing his radiance and inspiring all with his example of how one can overcome obstacles and great hardship with love and compassion.

Rinpoche will teach at the Duoc Su Temple in Seattle April 21-23 and April 28-30. Rinpoche will speak in Tibetan and translation will be provided in English, Vietnamese and Chinese. English translation by Ina Dhargye.

Teaching Schedule:

Friday, April 21, 7-8:30pm
Public Talk: “Inspiration for Difficult Times”

Saturday, April 22, 10am-5:30pm
Milarepa Teachings Teachings from a selection of Milarepa’s songs. Milarepa is Tibet’s famous yogi-saint and a source of great inspiration and wisdom.

Sunday, April 23, 10am-5:30pm
10-12: Shakyamuni Buddha Empowerment
2:30-5: Milarepa Teachings continued

Friday, April 28, 10am-5:30pm
Teachings on The 37 Practices of Bodhisattvas

Saturday, April 29, 10am-5:30pm
Teachings on The 37 Practices of Bodhisattvas

Sunday, April 30, 10am-6pm
10-12 Medicine Buddha Empowerment
2:30-4 Refuge
4-5:30 Prayers for the dead,
5:30-6 Dedication prayers and katag offering
Please see the event website (click here) for complete details including accommodation options and location details. Fresh, vegetarian lunch will be available for purchase. Venue is wheelchair accessible. The venue is four blocks from the Othello Station of the link light rail. See the event website for links and details.

There is a lunch break from 12-2:30pm daily. Partial attendance is fine, please see the event website for complete details.

Mahasangha Event

Member Group: Drikung Seattle

Yanfen Wang
Phone: 206-420-9278
Email: gar11wya@gmail.com

Region: Seattle, WA

Start: Friday, April 21 @ 7:00 pm
End: Sunday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm

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Event Website:

Duoc Su Temple
6918 42nd Ave S.
Seattle, Washington 98118 United States

Tradition: Drikung Kagyu
Teacher: HE Garchen Rinpoche

Cost: $50