Sunday Morning Drop-In Class

Sunday 11:15am - 12:30pm

4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027


NEXT COURSE: Reflections in the Mirror of Dharma starts Sunday, Oct 13

Join us for this Sunday morning class where we explore Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s new book, The Mirror of Dharma. This book gives practical advice on how we can gain control over our uncontrolled states of mind, and how to make our human life truly meaningful.

Reflections in The Mirror of Dharma: Part One “Introduction”
Oct 13 Why Practice Buddhism? with Gen Rigpa
Oct 20 Thinking Long Term: Where Do We Go When We Die? with Gen Rigpa
Oct 27 Nirvana: Liberation from Suffering with Gen Rigpa
Nov 3 Faith, Inspiration and Heartfelt Practice with Gen Rigpa
Nov 10 Contemplation & Meditation with Senior Teacher

Reflections in The Mirror of Dharma: Part Two: “Training in Meditation”
Nov 17 What Is Meditation?  with Gen Rigpa
Nov 24 The Preciousness of Our Human Life with Gen Rigpa
Dec 1 Buddha Shakyamuni Empowerment Weekend – Special Class
Dec 8 Death Meditation: Learning to Let Go with Gen Rigpa
Dec 15 Fear, Faith & the Practice of Refuge with Gen Rigpa
Dec 22 Meditation on Karma with Senior Teacher

FREE for all Supporting Members

About the Class:
Our Sunday drop-in class begins with a guided meditation, followed by a talk on a certain topic (listed above), and ends with another guided meditation. Class is followed by refreshments and time to chat with the teacher and other students. Everyone is welcome. DROP IN AND JOIN AT ANY TIME!  NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY.

**Please arrive 15 minutes before class for registration and to get settled in the meditation hall. Once the 1st meditation has started, you will need to wait outside in the community room where there is a video broadcast before you can join the class.

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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.

  • Sunday
  • 11:15am - 12:30pm
  • Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood
  • 4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027
  • $15
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