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Online-only Practices to Develop Lamrim in Our Minds

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 27 2020.
7:00 pm Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Practices to Develop Lamrim in Our Minds continues online!
Because of the coronavirus, Kadampa Center is remaining closed for gatherings, but we will offer the remainder of this course via online streaming on either Zoom or YouTube.
The course will be streamed on Wednesday nights at 7 pm and will last about 45 minutes. We're sorry, but there will be no option for Q&A.

Registration is required to attend the session via Zoom.

You can access the YouTube streaming at:  https://www.youtube.com/c/MediaKadampaCenter

 
 

 Lama Tsongkhapa's Lamrim presents the entire path to enlightenment in a step-by-step fashion.

Geshe Gelek advises that beyond study, we need meditation and thoughtful engagement in the text in order to have realizations.  Hearing the teachings is just the first step.

In addition, we need merit-making practices to open the doors to deeper understanding. These include the great preliminary practices of prostrations to the 35 Confession Buddhas, Vajrasattva practice, making mandala offerings, and reciting the refuge and bodhicitta prayer.

In these practice sessions, we will combinethese preliminary practices, with additional prayer and meditation on selected lamrim texts.

For the online practice sessions, you can download the Lama Tsongkhapa Guru Yoga and Lamrim prayers  from FPMT's Foundation Store

You may also choose to simply listen and meditate on the meaning of the prayers.

The evening will include:

Lama Tsongkhapa Guru Yoga and meditation

Purification practice (on alternating weeks, we will do prostrations to the 35 Confession Buddhas and Vajrasattva practice)

Mandala offerings

Analytical meditation on selected lamrim texts

as well as other prayers

Led by Venerable Lhamo