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The Essence of Buddha’s Teachings with Gen Tenzin, August 18-20

This weekend retreat follows the blessing empowerment and teachings of Buddha Shakyamuni given at the International Summer Festival at Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Center and will offer us an opportunity to meditate deeply on the very essence of Buddha’s teachings. Through contemplating the precious instructions from Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s book How to Transform Your Life, and practicing these instructions in our daily lives, we can discover for ourselves how Buddha’s timeless wisdom gently guides us to a last sense of inner peace, happiness and service to others. We are delighted to welcome Gen Kelsang Tenzin, the Resident Teacher of KMC Philadelphia, to teach this special event.

You are welcome to come to all or part of this event.
Cost: $105 entire event (includes lunch Saturday and Sunday)
$15 Friday only
$60 Saturday only (includes lunch)
$40 Sunday only (includes lunch)
Single session rates range from $10 to $15

Please pre-register. Click the registration tab below or call 206-526-9565.

Gen Tenzin was ordained as a Buddhist monk 18 years ago, and has taught Kadampa Buddhism extensively for over 19 years in California, Connecticut, Vermont, Maine, New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. He is now the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center Philadelphia. As a senior Kadampa student and teacher, he is a close disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. Gen Tenzin has a great depth of understanding of the teachings and is skillful in his presentation by sharing them in an entertaining, approachable, and kind-hearted manner.


Kadampa Meditation Center Washington
6556 24th Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98117 (map)
(206) 526-9565

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FRIDAY

7:30-9:00pm Introduction

SATURDAY
9:00-10:15am Session 1
11:00am-12:15pm Session 2
Lunch break
1:45-3:00pm Session 3
3:45-5:00pm Session 4

SUNDAY
9:00-10:00am Session 1 – Sunday Morning Meditation
10:30-11:45am Session 2 – Prayers for World Peace
Lunch break
1:45-3:00pm Session 3
3:45-5:00pm Session 4

Pre-registration is greatly appreciated.