Heart Jewel with Lamrim meditation


This practice is the very essence of Kadampa Buddhism. In the first part of the prayers we practice the Guru Yoga of Je Tsongkhapa, in which we purify negativity, accumulate merit, receive blessings, and cultivate compassion, wisdom, and spiritual strength. We then pause to enjoy silent meditation on the stages of the path, Lamrim, and (more…)

Free Outdoor Meditation – Friday at 6:30pm with Gen Khedrub in the Public Garden


If the free ticket for June 17 shows as sold out, please click through for a free wait list ticket as more spaces may open up closer to the date! Curious about meditation and mindfulness? Let’s enjoy some FREE outdoor meditation in the beautiful surroundings of Boston Public Garden together! Discover how meditation can empower (more…)

Living Lightly – Saturday, June 18 from 10am to 12:30pm


Nothing in this world could be more meaningful, or spiritually helpful, than to explore Buddha’s teachings on emptiness, the true nature of reality. Why? Because it is only through deep familiarity with these teachings on ultimate truth that we can finally resolve all of our own problems – no matter how intractable they may now (more…)

Vajrayogini


The practices of Buddha Heruka and Buddha Vajrayogini are the Highest Yoga Tantra practices of Kadampa Buddhism. The practice of Buddha Heruka is explained in Geshe Kelsang’s book, Essence of Vajrayana. and the practice of Buddha Vajrayogini is explained in the book Guide to Dakini Land. Before engaging in either of these practices it is necessary (more…)

Meditations for a Peaceful Heart: Sundays from 11:00am to 12:15pm with Gen Khedrub


The purpose of meditation is to make our mind calm and peaceful. If our mind is peaceful we shall be free from worries and mental discomfort, and so we shall experience true happiness; but if our mind is not peaceful, we shall find it very difficult to be happy, even if we are living in (more…)

Foundation Program


The Foundation Program Dive deeper into your study, practice and implementation of Buddhist philosophy into your life through studying the newly republished Joyful Path of Good Fortune.  Joyful Path to Good Fortune is a clear and comprehensive explanation of the entire path to enlightenment. We all have the potential for self-transformation, and a limitless capacity for (more…)

Teacher Training Program


The purpose of the Teacher Training Program is 1) to provide an extensive presentation of particular subjects of Mahayana Buddhism to enable practitioners to deepen their knowledge and experience of Buddhism; 2) to train as qualified New Kadampa Tradition Teachers; and 3) to benefit living beings through the flourishing of Kadam Dharma. The program comprises (more…)

The Art of Meditation: Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:30pm with Gen Khedrub


How can we make our meditation more effective? And how can we effectively check if our meditation practice is really working in bringing about the change we wish for? This series is based on ancient wisdom on the art of meditation, on how to go beyond the breath into a wondrous journey of true inner (more…)

Wishfulfilling Jewel Puja


This weekly practice is the very essence of Kadampa Buddhism. In the first part of the prayers we practice the Guru Yoga of Je Tsongkhapa, in which we purify negativity, accumulate merit, receive blessings, and cultivate compassion, wisdom, and spiritual strength. In the second part we make requests to the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden to (more…)

Becoming A Friend Of The World: Wednesday evenings from 6:15-7:30 p.m. in Portland with Clare Morin


Buddha’s example of peace and compassion has made a lasting impression in the world and inspired many people to enter a spiritual path. By following in his footsteps, we too can discover a life of great meaning and benefit others through training in six essential practices that form the Buddhist path to enlightenment. These six (more…)