A Warm Welcome From Geshe Kalsang Rapgyal
Executive Director of Drepung Gomang Center For Engaging Compassion - Louisville's Tibetan Buddhist & Compassion Education Center
Louisville's Center for Tibetan Buddhism
Experience weekly Tibetan Buddhist teachings, meditation & special ceremonies in the tranquil setting of the Tashi Gomang Dharma Center Shrine Room
Compassion Education Center
Offering classes in Compassion Engagement, Mind Training, Earth Reverence and Nonviolence Education for our Louisville community
Drepung Gomang Monastery
We are the North American Seat of Drepung Gomang Monastery in Southern India... home to over 2000 monks
Helping Preserve The Endangered Tibetan Culture
Working to raise awareness and support the fragile existence of Tibet
Interfaith Dialogue & Peacemaking
Promoting a pathway to peace and understanding between cultures and religious traditions
Sacred Arts Tour
Host & National Coordinator for the touring Drepung Gomang Monks as they promote compassion & Tibetan culture throughout the USA
For the Time Being...
ALL PROGRAMS, TEACHINGS, AND MEDITATION ARE POSTPONED OR CANCELLED AT DGCEC.
In response to the COVID-19 healthcare crisis, Geshe Rapgyal, Honorable Minyak Rinpoche, and Drepung Gomang monks offer twelve days of special rituals and prayers for the healing of our community and the world.
We invite everyone of all traditions to commit to prayer during these same times.
Connect in remotely during the prayer times through our Facebook Live posts each day or maintain mindfulness from your own location.
For the most recent live recording CLICK HERE.
In compliance with CDC best practices, these rituals are
NOT OPEN to the public.
PRAYER FOR HEALING THE WORLD HEALTH CRISIS
DGCEC offers a 12-day Dup Chod, intensive ritual practice, for all people
Tibetan Buddhist Medicine Buddha Sacred Sand Mandala:
Friday, Mar 20 – Tuesday, Mar 24
10 – 11 am: Medicine Buddha Healing Ritual and mandala construction
4:30 – 5:30 pm: Medicine Buddha Healing Ritual
Green Tara Ritual with 100,000 Mantras:
Wednesday, Mar 25 – Friday, Mar 27
10 – 11am: Green Tara Healing Ritual with mantra recitation
2 – 2:45pm and 4:30 – 5:30pm: Green Tara Healing Ritual with mantra recitation
Compassion Buddha Ritual with 100,000 Mantras:
Saturday, Mar 28 – Monday, Mar 30
10 – 11am: Compassion Buddha Healing Ritual with mantra recitation
4:30 – 5:30pm: Compassion Buddha Healing Ritual with mantra recitation
Dedication Prayer and Dissolution of the Medicine Buddha Sand Mandala:
Tuesday, Mar 31, 10 – 11am
Please do not visit the center for these ceremonies.
Please watch online, on Facebook, or offer prayer from your own location. Together - even if separated - we can make a difference for our community.
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