Dharma Center News

The Great Prayer for Peace and Happiness for All Beings (Nov 18, 2016 – April, 2017)

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༄༅ །འགྲོ་ཕན་ཞི་བདེའི་སྨོན་ལམ་ཆེན་མོ། The Great Prayer for Peace and Happiness for All Beings The Great Prayer for Peace and Happiness for All Beings will be held at and offered by the Geshes of Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion from November 18, 2016 to April 2017. This group of prayers has been requested and sponsored by DGCEC’s Advisory Board member and ... Read More »

First Annual MACHIK GLOBAL DINNER Saturday, Nov 5, 6pm

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FIRST ANNUAL MACHIK GLOBAL DINNER Saturday, Nov 5, 6pm  Nyima and Phuntsok invite everyone for this informational dinner. Machik is a non-profit organization founded by two Tibetan sisters. It started with a Primary school in Tibet in 2002, which went on to become a model school in Ganzi prefecture. From this Primary school, the work of Machik has expanded over the ... Read More »

Lam rim class continues…(Sunday, Oct 2, 2:00-3:30pm)

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Geshe Rabgyal has kindly accepted the request by late Geshe Loten’s students to resume teaching of Lam Rim Chen Mo (The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment by Tsongkhapa) via ONLINE. Since this is the continuation of Lamrim text, and the teaching is broadcast from the center’s teaching hall, Geshe la also would like to invite ... Read More »

Chenrezig (Compassion Buddha) Retreat, Saturday, Sept 17 (10:30am-5:00pm)

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Chenrezig (Compassion Buddha) Meditation Retreat with Geshe Kalsang Rapgyal Saturday, September 17, 2016 (10:30am to 5:00pm) chenrezig-meditation-retreat-sept-17-2016 flier Chenrezig (Avalokiteshvara) is the Bodhisattva of Compassion.  A bodhisattva is an enlightened being who has decided to delay becoming a fully enlightened Buddha and who lives in a compassionate spirit life for the sake of all beings. With a mantra, Om mani padme hum! (Hail the jewel ... Read More »

The 49th Day Prayer Services for Venerable Geshe Loten – Sat, Aug 27 (5:15-6:30)

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Please join us for this 49th day Prayer Services for Venerable Geshe Loten this Saturday, August 27, 5:15 – 6:30pm. We will offer King of Aspiration Prayer, 100 Lamps Prayer, and have a Tsok. If you are able, please bring fruit or cookies for the Tsok. Read More »

DGCEC BENEFIT YARD SALE – Sunday, August 28th (2:00 – 6:00pm)

Beautiful and unique Asian style artwork, lamps, tea sets, chimes, seasonal decorations of all kinds, statues from many places, vases, jewelry, pottery, wall hangings and more! All New Merchandise with prices and special deals for everyone! $1, $2, $5 and up! Proceeds support the compassion education mission of Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion. Yard Sale full flier, 8.28.16 Read More »

Vajrasattva Meditation Retreat, August 20, Saturday (10:30-5:00pm)

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VAJRASATTVA MEDITATION RETREAT Saturday, August 20, 10:30 – 5:00pm Vajrasattva is the Buddha of Purification. This one-day retreat will provide participants the opportunity to purify whatever karmic negativities that we have accumulated in the past. This practice of recitation and visualization will also help us to overcome our present suffering, remove causes of our future suffering, as well as removing ... Read More »

Memorial Service for Ven. Geshe Loten on Saturday, July 23, 3:00–6:45pm

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Memorial Service for Venerable Geshe Loten at DGCEC, Louisville, KY Date: Saturday, July 23, 2016 Time: 3:00pm – 6:45 pm Organizer: DGCEC and Tibetan Community (IN, OH, KY) 3:00 – 4:30 pm Welcome speech by Anne Walter (Director, DGCEC) Introduction to late Geshe Loten by Geshe Kelsang Rapgyal (Executive Director of DGCEC) (Photo-slides – I. Music – Nomads of the ... Read More »

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 81st Birthday Celebration at DGCEC – July 6 & 9!

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Celebrate with us 81 years of the Precious Life of Compassion of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama 81st Birthday Community Meditation with 100 Lamps Prayer Wednesday, July 6, 7:00 – 8:00pm Reception following Interfaith Prayer Gathering with Fire Puja Saturday, July 9, 10:30am – Noon Potluck Lunch, Noon – 1:00pm DGCEC/TGDC 411 N. Hubbards Lane, Louisville, KY 40207 502-614-5616 HHDL ... Read More »

Farewell Celebration for Sacred Arts Tour Monks -Sunday, June 5, 6:30pm

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Potluck and Blessing: Sunday, June 5, 6:30pm All are invited to be part of our farewell celebration for the 2015-16 Sacred Arts Tour Monks. We have been blessed with the presence of tour leader Geshe Tsewang Thinley, and group members Geshe Youten Phuntsok, Geshe Tasi Gyamtso, Geshe Kalsang Ngudup, Geshe Tenzin Gelek, Tsultrim Dorjee, Soepa Gyatso and Lobsang Chophal who ... Read More »