Rinpoche’s 2018 Teaching Schedule

September 2018

  • September 23, 2018 Cancelled.

October 2018

  • October 5-9, 2018 Phowa Retreat & Amitabha Empowerment at Healing Buddha Foundation, 35-43  84th St. Apt 427 (D. Tsering), Jackson Heights, NY
    • Friday Oct 5:  Amitabha Empowerment  – 7pm
    • Sat Oct 6: Amitabha/Phowa Teachings & Meditation Practice: 10-5pm
    • Sun Oct 7: Amitabha/PhowaTeachings & Meditation Practice: 10-5pm
    • Monday Oct 8: Phowa Practice: 10am-5pm
    • Tuesday Oct 9: Phowa  Practice: 10am-5pm

Amitabha Empowerment Friday night : Suggested Donation:$25 – Suggested Donation: $50/day or $200 for entire retreat. If you do the entire retreat, $200 includes the Amitabha Empowerment Friday night.
Note: You may attend only Friday night, Saturday and Sunday.  If you have already received the Amitabha Empowerment, you can come Sat. and Sun, or come for the entire retreat. If you want to do the Phowa practice of Monday and Tuesday, you need to attend the entire retreat. 

Please register with Carole at csongs2000@yahoo.com or call 914-319-4857

  • October 13-14, 2018 Inner Healing Shamatha Meditation Teachings & Practice
    • 1pm-5pm  Suggested Donation: $25/day – Location: Tibetan Center (near Woodstock), 875 Rte 28 Kingston, NY 12401. For more information email: info@tibetancenter.org or call 845-383-1774

 

Schedule Archive:

June 2017

New Mexico:

  • June 2, 2017 The Ark Bookstore, 133 Romero St., Santa Fe, NM 87501  5:00-7:00PM For more information click here.

Arizona:

  • June 4, 2017 Changing Hands Bookstore, 6428 S. McClintock Dr., Tempe, AZ 85283  2PM Booksigning and discussion with guided meditation.
  • June 5, 2017 Insight Meditation Scottsdale, Scottsdale Congregational United Church, 4425 N. Granite Reef Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85251.  Shamatha meditation teachings. For more information click here.
  • June 7, 2017 Meditation Learning Center, 1030 West 9th Street, Mesa AZ 85201. 7PM Book discussion and guided meditation. To register for this event click here. SOLD OUT

California:

  • June 11, 2017 Mystic Journey Bookstore, 1642 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice, CA 90291 3:00-5:00PM For more information or to register click here.

New York:

  • June 23, 2017 Tibet House, 22 W 15th St, New York, NY 10011  7:00-9:00PM Tickets $27.24 in person (Tibet House members 10% discount), Livestream option available for $8.34 (no discount for members). For more information about this event click here.  To register for this event click here.

North Carolina:

  • June 28, 2017 Malaprop’s Bookstore, 55 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC 28801 6:00PM Booksigning and discussion with guided meditation. For details click here.
  • June 29, 2017 OM Sanctuary, 87 Richmond Hill Drive, Asheville NC 28806. 10:30AM – 5PM. Shamatha teachings and guided meditation. To register for this event click here.

July

New York:

  • July 9, 2017 Millbrook Yoga, 5 Merritt Ave., Millbrook, NY 12545 12:15PM-2PM. Sponsored by Merritt Bookstore. Booksigning and discussion. For more information click here. Due to limited seating please register for this event on the Merritt Bookstore website or by clicking here.

New Jersey:

France:

August

France:

September

Florida:

  • September 8-11, 2017 Miami, FL. Details to follow…

Peru:

  • September 13-18, 2017 Lima, Peru. Green Tara empowerment and 4 Noble Truths.

Massachusetts, USA

  • September 23-24, 2017  Lowell, MA. Tuong  Van Buddhist Temple, 47 Wilbur St., Lowell MA 01851.  Saturday 12-5, Sunday 10-5 Dharma talk and guided meditation. Tel: 978-441-6979 for more information. Teachings translated to Vietnamese.

New York, USA

  • September 25, 2017  Jackson Heights (Queens), NY. Healing Buddha Foundation, 35-43 84th Street, Apt 427 (D.Tsering), Jackson Heights, NY. Teachings on Mind Training and Healing Shamatha Meditation.

New Jersey:

  • September 30 – October 1, 2017 The Healing Center 142 Main Street, Bloomingdale NJ 07403. Saturday Sept 30 1 – 4PM Buddha Shakyamuni Empowerment, Suggested donation $45. Sunday October 1, 1 – 4PM Healing Shamatha meditation session with discussion, book signing. Suggested donation $45. Please call Lindsey at 973-714-0765 to register for these events.

October

California:

  • October 6, 2017 Truckee, CA. For Goodness’ Sake Bookstore 10157 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA 96161. Booksigning and meditation session. 6:30-9PM.
  • October 7, 2017 San Francisco, CA  Meditation Saved My Life. Discussion of Rinpoche’s book and book signing. For more information contact Tom Eddington at 415-388-3042.
  • October 8, 2017 Mill Valley, CA. 473 Panoramic Highway, Mill Valley CA  94941. 10 – 12Noon and 2:30-5PM. How to set up a daily practice, teachings on the 8 Verses of Mind Training, and guided Shamatha meditation. For more information contact Tom Eddington at 415-388-3042.

Arizona:

  • October 9, 2017 Mesa AZ Shamatha practice and book signing.
  • October 10, 2017 Phoenix AZ Teachings on Tong-len and book signing.

Missouri:

  • October 13-15, 2017 Kansas City MO. Rime Buddhist Center, 700 West Pennway, Kansas City, MO 64108. Friday evening introduction to Shamatha healing meditation, Saturday AM Buddha Shakaymuni empowerment, Sat. afternoon Shamatha teaching and practice.  On Sunday Oct 15th, book signing.

France:

  • October 21 – 25, 2017 Menla Thödöl Ling, Healing Shamatha Retreat Levels 3 — 6. For details click here.
  • October 27 – 29, 2017 Menla Thödöl Ling, Healing Shamatha Retreat Levels 1 — 2. For details click here.

November

France:

  • November 1 – 5, 2017 Menla Thödöl Ling, Medicine Buddha Retreat.  For details click here.

2018

April

New York/New Jersey:

  • April 6, 2018 Tibet House, 22 W 15th St, New York, NY 10011  Inner Healing Shamatha Meditation. 7:00-9:00PM Tickets $25.00 in person (Tibet House members $22.50), this event is co-sponsored by Tibet House and Healing Buddha Foundation. For more information about this event click here.  To register for this event click here.
  • April 7, 8, 2018 Healing Buddha Foundation.  Healing Buddha Foundation 35-43 84th Street Apt 427 Jackson Heights, NY 11372.  Phowa Retreat. 11AM-5PM Sat., Sunday. By donation. To register for this event please email Carole Brill at csongs2000@yahoo.com or call 914-319-4857.
  • April 14, 2018 1-5PM NJ Healing Center, new location at New Weis Ecology Center, 150 Snake Den Road, Ringwood NJ 07456. Amitabha Empowerment. Suggested Donation $50. To register for this event call Lindsey Sass 973-714-0765.
  • April 15, 2018 1-5PM NJ Healing Center, new location at New Weis Ecology Center, 150 Snake Den Road, Ringwood NJ 07456. Shamatha Healing Meditation. Suggested Donation $50.To register for this event call Lindsey Sass 973-714-0765.
  • April 21, 2018 1PM-5PM The Tibetan Center 875 Route 28, Kingston, NY. Healing Shamatha Meditation general talk and book signing event.  Co-sponsored by Pure Vision Foundation. Suggested donation $20. All are welcome.
  • April 22, 2018 10-12,1-3PM Millbrook Yoga, 5 Merritt Ave., Millbrook, NY. Healing Concentration Meditation workshop. Please register by April 14, suggested donation $75, for more information contact Samantha Free sfree1928@gmail.com 917-710-2125. Sponsored by Healing Buddha Foundation.

May

Florida:

New York:

  • May 26, 2018 10AM-5PM Healing Buddha Foundation, 35-43 84th Street Apt 427 (D.Tsering),  Jackson Heights, NY 11372.  Vajrasattva Empowerment and Practice.  By donation, $50 suggested. To register for this event please email Carole Brill at csongs2000@yahoo.com or call 914-319-4857.

 

August

New Jersey:

  • August 19, 2018 The Healing Center New Weis Center, 150 Snake Den Rd., Ringwood NJ 07456. Sunday August 19 1 – 5PM Three Wrathful Deity Empowerment (Vajrapani, Hayagriva, Garuda), Suggested donation $50.  Please contact Lindsey at 973-714-0765 or lindseysass@gmail.com to register for this event.

North Carolina:

  • August 24-26, 2018  OM Sanctuary, 87 Richmond Hill Drive, Asheville NC 28806. 7P-9P Fri, 10AM-1PM, 2:30-6PM Sat and Sun.  Healing Shamatha Meditation. Tuition $233-$133, Residential and Commuter options.  Friday evening Dharma talk only option, $25. For more information and to register for this event click here.