Special Events

 

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***VENUE CHANGE: we are meeting at WSU Shift Space 416 S Commerce #102
FOR ALL THREE DAYS***

KARMA CHAGME’S “PRAYER FOR OFFERING PROSTRATIONS”
Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche
Translator: Lama Yeshe Gyamtso
Prostrations are the first foundation of preliminary practice. Khenpo Rinpoche will teach the meaning and benefits of prostration practice, categories of prostrations, how to practice prostrations, and the story behind Karma Chagme’s “Prayer for Offering Prostrations.”

As the live webcast teaching is specifically intended for regional KTCs, the webcast link will be sent to our center for viewing

After the morning sessions on Saturday and Sunday, we have the opportunity to submit questions that can be answered by Rinpoche during the afternoon sessions.

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Live Webcast Teaching Schedule:

VENUE CHANGE: We are meeting at  WSU Shift Space 416 S Commerce #102
FOR ALL THREE DAYS

Friday – 02/10
Evening: 6:00-7:30 p.m. CDT  

Saturday – 02/11
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. CDT
Afternoon: 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. CDT

Sunday – 02/12
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. CDT
Afternoon: 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. CDT

donations gratefully accepted

 

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First Light Prayer Offering for World Peace

January 1 at 7:15 a.m.

We’ll meet for breakfast at Do Dah Diner afterwards

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BLESSINGS OF MANI PILLS
Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche
Translator: Lama Yeshe Gyamtso
Buddhism has many types of dharma pills. Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche will teach about mani pills (called mani rilbu in Tibetan), their benefit, their practice use, their ingredients, and our lineage’s practice with them. In particular, mani pills have a special benefit for cleaning negative thoughts and diseases and increase love and compassion.

As the live webcast teaching is specifically intended for regional KTCs, the webcast link will be sent to our center for viewing

After the morning sessions on Saturday and Sunday, we have the opportunity to submit questions that can be answered by Rinpoche during the afternoon sessions.

Live Webcast Teaching Schedule:

Friday – 11/18
Evening: 6:00-7:30 p.m. CDT

Saturday – 11/19
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. CDT
Afternoon: 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. CDT

Sunday – 11/20
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. CDT
Afternoon: 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. CDT

Donations gratefully accepted.

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The Teacher and Student Relationship
Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche

Friday – 4/1
Evening: 6:00-7:30 pm

Saturday – 4/2
Morning: 9:30 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Sunday – 4/3
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

A relationship with a spiritual teacher can be the most rewarding and life-enhancing experience in one’s life. Rinpoche will teach on this relationship, in which the student respects the teacher and the teacher shows the genuine Dharma.

 

 

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Skype with Lama Kathy Wesley!

Friday – 5/15
Evening: 6:00-7:30 pm

Saturday – 5/16
Morning: 9:30 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Sunday – 5/17
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

 

 

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First Light Prayer Offering for World Peace

January 1 at 7:15 a.m.

We’ll meet for breakfast at Do Dah Diner afterwards

 Live Streaming Event from KTD 5/15 – 5/17

The Purifying Practice of Nyungne, Part One

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Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche
Translator: Lama Yeshe Gyamtso
Rinpoche wishes his students to understand the profound benefits of Nyungne, a two-day fasting practice. With just one Nyungne done well, one can be reborn as a human or celestial being. Part Two will follow later this year.

Live Webcast Teaching Schedule:

Friday – 5/15
Evening: 6:00-7:30 pm

Saturday – 5/16
Morning: 9:30 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Sunday – 5/17
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Live Streaming Event from KTD 3/13 – 3/15

Why Buddhists Are Giving Up Meat

 

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Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche
Translator: Lama Yeshe Gyamtso
His Holiness the 17th Karmapa gave up eating meat because of the intense suffering of animals, and his Mahayana training to see all sentient beings as his mothers. Now Khenpo Rinpoche, who has also given up meat, explains why it is so beneficial to do so.

Live Webcast Teaching Schedule:

Friday – 3/13
Evening: 6:00-7:30 pm

Saturday – 3/14
Morning: 9:30 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Sunday – 3/15
Morning: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Afternoon: 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

 

Khenpo Karma Tenkyong Visits Wichita KTC Feb 24-25 

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 A native of Nepal, Khenpo Tenkyong became a monk at a young age and later undertook an eleven-year course of Buddhist studies at Karma Shri Nalanda Institute at Rumtek Monastery, earning a Shastri (dB.A.), Acharya (M.A.) and Master’s Degree in Buddha’s Teaching in the Sutra Tradition. Khenpo Tenkyong has extensive experience teaching religious history, Buddhist philosophy, and logic. He was awarded the title of Khenpo by the 17th Karmapa, who also gave him the name Tenkyong. He has worked for more than eleven years at the Karmapa’s Office of Administration in Dharamsala, India.