7:00-9pm Ribbon Cutting, Blessing Ceremony (Wishfulfilling Jewel puja w/ tsog), Opening Talk
9:00-10am Meditation w/ Gen Norbu
11:00am-1pm Empowerment w/ Gen Demo
2:30-4pm Teaching w/ Gen Demo
4:15-5pm Meditation w/ Gen Norbu
10:00-11:30am Prayers for World Peace: The Confidence to Change
In celebration of KMC Fort Lauderdale’s grand opening of our new temple, we invite you to join us for a weekend filled with inspiring teachings, meditations and chanted prayers. In this weekend, you will learn powerful ways of transforming your mind, healing your heart, and finding release from the internal pain of the three poisons: attachment, anger and ignorance.
Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche is the founder of the New Kadampa Tradition, an international union of Kadampa Buddhist Centers with over 1,100 Centers and branches worldwide. Geshe Kelsang is primarily responsible for the worldwide revival of Kadampa Buddhism in our time.
Gen Kelsang Demo is the principal teacher of the event and granting the Medicine Buddha empowerment. She is the Midwestern US National Spiritual Director, and Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center DC in Washington, DC.
Gen Kelsang Norbu is the Resident Teacher of KMC Fort Lauderdale and has been practicing meditation and studying for over 10 years.
Around the area: Lauderdale-By-The-Sea
Public Transportation: The FREE Pelican Hopper
Public Transportation: Sun Trolley