OFFERING OUR FAITH ~ CELEBRATING THE 90TH BIRTHDAY OF VENERABLE GESHE-LA

Celebrating the 90th anniversary of our precious Spiritual Guide

A special day of retreat ~ offering our faith
in the  KMC North Carolina

On June 4, Turning the Wheel of Dharma Day, we celebrate the 90th birthday of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche.

Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

 

Every day we remember the extraordinary kindness of Venerable Geshe-la, our Root Guru and Founder of the New Kadampa Tradition, but on this auspicious day, with minds of rejoicing and gratitude, we will offer him our faith through using the special prayer Request to the Holy Spiritual Guide Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso from his Faithful Disciples and collecting our Guru’s name mantra in a one-day retreat.

Everyone is welcome to take part.

 

 

There will be two sessions of retreat using the sadhana The Hundreds of Deities of the Joyful Land According to Highest Yoga Tantra and the special request prayer, including recitation of Van Geshe-la’s name mantra.

In the evening, the retreat will conclude with Offering to the Spiritual Guide for long life.

Sessions will be live-streamed online.

HOURLY SCHEDULE

Friday 4

10.30am – 12pm
Session 1.The Hundreds of Deities of the Joyful Land According to Highest Yoga Tantra and the special request prayer.Reciting Ven Geshe-la’s Name MantraOM AH GURU VAJRADHARA KALPA BHADRA SAMUDRA SHRI BHADRA SARWA SIDHI HUM HUM
3.30 – 5pm
Session 2
The Hundreds of Deities of the Joyful Land According to Highest Yoga Tantra and the special request prayer.Reciting Ven Geshe-la’s Name Mantra
6.30 – 8.30pm
Offering to the Spiritual Guide