Finding the Power to Change: Vajrapani Empowerment – Saturday, November 18 from 10:00am to 4:00pm


Buddha Vajrapani is the embodiment of the power and skill of all enlightened beings. Although his nature is compassion, his aspect is fierce to emphasize his ability to empower us to abandon our delusions and negativity. The meditation practice of Vajrapani can help us pacify all obstacles to our spiritual learning and practice and even (more…)

Creating a Balanced Life – A Day Retreat in Brunswick, Maine – Saturday, November 11 from 10:30am to 3:30pm


Many people who use technology at work or for leisure know how we can easily be plugged in all the time. This constant connection can make it difficult to have a good balance between work time and personal time, and our life can feel out of balance. But within all of us lies some wisdom, (more…)

Death and Dying: A Buddhist perspective – Saturday, November 4 from 10:00am to 12:30pm


In our society, death and dying are often perceived as inherently negative topics of conversation and are often shrouded in confusion and grief. However, Buddha offered a completely different perspective on our mortality based on a profound understanding of the process of dying, the meaning of death, and what we can do to protect ourself (more…)

Sunday morning meditation – Sundays from 11:00am to 12:15pm with Gen Khedrub


This world needs more peace. We can all be a part of bringing this about by becoming a more peaceful person. When we bring about this change in ourselves we naturally bring more calm and kindness to everyone we meet and to every situation we find ourselves in.  An essential part of being able to (more…)

How to Transform Your Mind – Wednesdays from 7:00 to 8:15pm with Gen Khedrub


Our mind has limitless potential. But we can easily find ourself stuck in repetitive ways of thinking and behaving. Buddha taught many gentle methods to help us transform our mind and to break free from old habits. Buddha also taught ways to stabilize more realistic, constructive and positive views, intentions and actions. It all starts (more…)

Meditation for Stress Relief: outreach events at Harvard University – September 29 & November 2


Feeling pressured? Overwhelmed? Want to slow down? Quiet your mind? Join us for a talk with Buddhist Monk, Gen Khedrub, to: Learn a Buddhist approach to modern stress Practice a simple breathing meditation Ask questions in an open Q&A We have made incredible technological and material progress in recent years. But are we losing the ability to (more…)

Sunday morning meditation – Sundays from 11:00am to 12:15pm with Sarah Baldwin


This world needs more peace. We can all be a part of bringing this about by becoming a more peaceful person. When we bring about this change in ourselves we naturally bring more calm and kindness to everyone we meet and to every situation we find ourselves in.  An essential part of being able to (more…)

Connect with Your Potential with Kadam Morten Clausen – Saturday, October 28 from 7:00-8:15pm


Everyone needs confidence; with confidence, we can accomplish almost anything. This is especially true with regard to realizing our spiritual potential. With self-confidence, we are able to identify with our Buddha nature: our potential for lasting happiness, total freedom, universal love, and profound and liberating wisdom. In this special evening event, Kadam Morten will share (more…)

Meditations for Gaining a Work-Life Balance – A Newton Community Education Class – Tuesday, October 24 from 7:00 to 8:00pm


Many people who use technology at work or for leisure know how we can easily be plugged in all the time. This constant connection can make it difficult to have a good balance between work time and personal time, so how do we set boundaries between our time on and our time off?  Through simple (more…)

International Fall Festival from October 6-12 at KMC Spain


At the Fall Festival 2023, which will be held October 6-12 at the Kadampa Temple for World Peace in Málaga Spain, Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab, retired General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU, will grant the empowerment of Medicine Buddha and give teachings on the eleven reversals. In spiritually degenerate times one of the most important practices is (more…)