The Power of Love: White Tara Empowerment – Saturday, April 1 from 10:00am to 4:00pm

The female enlightened being White Tara represents our spiritual potential: a vision of what we can achieve with our life. She embodies the limitless love, wisdom and happiness that we can all develop within our own mind. By receiving the blessing empowerment of White Tara—the Buddha of long life, wisdom and good fortune—we make a (more…)

Meditations in Beverly – Monthly from 7:00 to 8:00pm

We all have a wish to be happy and avoid suffering. Throughout our lives, we travel many different paths driven by this desire: career, relationships, home, vacations, etc. But ultimately, these external paths do not yield the results we seek. During these introductory Dharma talks and meditation sessions, we will discuss the internal paths that (more…)

Healing the Heart: Nyungnay Purifying Ritual Practice – Saturday, April 15

In celebration of Buddha’s Enlightenment Day, Kadampa Centers around the world engage in a very special retreat for healing the heart and awakening our compassionate Buddha nature. Wrapped within the practice of Mahayana Precepts, the Nyungnay Ritual Practice involves fasting and making three sessions of prostrations in conjunction with prayers to Thousand-Armed (eleven-faced) Avalokiteshvara, the (more…)

Taking and Giving: Healing yourself and others – A Day Retreat in Brunswick, Maine – Saturday, April 22 from 10:30am to 3:30pm

Our mind is our greatest healer. Discover how to actualize your potential to overcome all mental pain, sorrow, loss, physical suffering, illness, and disease through one of the most renowned ancient meditations taught by Buddha, known as “taking and giving.”  During this day retreat Gen Khedrub will explain how to transform the simple act of (more…)

Mindfulness for Busy People – Friday, May 12 from 7:00 to 8:15pm

It is common to feel too busy to find time to relax or take care of ourselves properly. In this inspiring talk with visiting Teacher Gen Kelsang Norbu, we will learn step by step instructions on how we can use meditation to transform our life and to discover the potential for peace that lies within (more…)

An Ocean of Wisdom: Meditations for Living – Saturday, May 13 from 10:30am to 4:00pm

In this modern age, we have more access to information than ever before and have made remarkable material and technological progress. But have these advancements led to more wisdom or peace, or made human life more meaningful?  The teachings on kindness, wisdom and patience that Buddha gave over 2,500 years ago still address the human (more…)

Meditations for Healing Anxiety – Saturday, February 25 from 10:00am to 12:30pm – Discount ticket

See below for a special discounted ticket to this February 25 workshop, available until February 15. In modern life, almost everyone experiences some degree of fear and anxiety. By discovering their underlying causes and learning new ways of thinking, we can reduce and eventually overcome these mental habits. This workshop with Clare Morin will include guided (more…)