Vajrasattva Day Retreat


We all wish to make positive changes that allow us to grow spiritually and improve our lives, but we often get stuck in old habits. The practice of purification is an essential training for making authentic spiritual progress, and purification practice is very easy to learn. During this one-day retreat, Gen Khedrub will offer short teachings, guide meditations, and explain how to engage in the practice of Vajrasattva, the Buddha of Purification. Everyone is welcome. Attend just one session, or engage in a half- or full-day retreat.

This event is part of the month-long Vajrasattva Preliminary Guide Retreat.

Cost: $30 for the entire day ($15 for supporters) / $10 per session ($5 for supporters). Everyone is welcome.
Bring your own lunch or visit one of the nearby restaurants (restaurant recommendations available upon request). A light dinner will be served between sessions 3 and 4.

Session times
Session 1: 7:30AM
Session 2: 10:30AM
Session 3: 4:00PM
Session 4: 7:00PM

Buddha taught many different methods to purify non-virtuous actions, downfalls and broken commitments, but the supreme method is the practice of meditation and recitation of Vajrasattva.
Ven. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

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This event is taught by Gen Khedrub, the Resident Teacher of KMC WA.

Gen Kelsang Khedrub, a Western Buddhist monk, has been studying and practicing Kadampa Buddhism under Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s guidance for many years. His heartfelt teachings are presented with clarity and humor that make them accessible to everyone. Through his kindness, humility and deep understanding of Buddha’s teachings, Gen Khedrub provides an inspiring example of a contemporary Buddhist practitioner we can follow.


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

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