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“…Ngöndro is the foundation of all Vajrayana practice and therefore even more important than the so-called main practice” Not for Happiness by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche. This program is open to anyone who wishes to start practicing Ngöndro as well as those enrolled in Ngöndro Gar (Ngöndro Gar is an international community of students practicing Ngöndro following […]
Public Lecture “Prayer and Nembutsu: Encountering the Dharma in Hospital Chaplaincy” by Rev. Henry Adams Friday, July 12 7-9 pm At Vancouver Buddhist Temple Hondo (220 Jackson Ave, Vancouver) By donation * Rev. Adams takes Hospital Chaplaincy programme and practice and offers the Buddhist prayer (Nembutsu) to patients especially at palliative care and hospice.
Garchen Rinpoche May 4 – 5, 2019 Calling the Guru from Afar 9:00am – 5:00pm We are so very excited to announce that His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche will be honoring us with his presence again in Richmond BC. He will be turning the wheel of Dharma and giving teachings on “Calling the Guru from […]
“We don’t have to look outside the present moment to experience wisdom, compassion, and the boundless purity of our true nature. In fact, these things can be found nowhere else but the present moment.” – Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche Registration is open for Mingyur Rinpoche’s events in June The Friday, June 21 evening talk focuses on Rinpoche’s new […]