Purification Meditation Retreat

Saturday, 8 June until Sunday, 9 June 9:00am - 6:45pm

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4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027

This retreat is following our Friday Night Talk on KARMA: How to Purify Your Negativity.

Based on the International Kadampa Buddhist Spring Festival.

In this retreat, you will have the opportunity to dive deeper and experience the power of purification through powerful meditation and prayer practices.

All weekend sessions will be guided by Gen Kelsang Rigpa.

Sat, June 8
12:15-1:30pm Lunch

Sun, June 9

$10/Guided Session
Free for Benefactor Members
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Our weekend meditation retreats offer a unique opportunity for people to take time out to recharge physically, mentally and spiritually. They are held within the friendly, inspiring, and peaceful environment of KMC Florida and are open to beginners and to those who are more experienced at meditation.

The retreat will include practical instructions, guided meditations, Q & A, and food and refreshments. Lunch will also be served.

About the teacher

Gen Kelsang Rigpa

Resident Teacher and Western US National Spiritual Director. Gen Kelsang Rigpa is an American Buddhist monk, the Western US National Spiritual Director and the Resident Teacher at KMC-Hollywood. He is a close disciple of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, having received lineage blessings and oral transmissions directly from him. Gen Rigpa’s heartfelt and practical teachings are presented with warmth and humor, making them accessible to everyone. He shows the joy of living a spiritual life, and is an inspiring example of Buddhism in practice. Through his clear presentation, he is able to help student discover for themselves how to integrate these timeless teachings into our modern world, making everyday life joyful and meaningful.

  • Saturday, 8 June until Sunday, 9 June
  • 9:00am - 6:45pm
  • Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood
  • 4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027
  • 55

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