Compassion Center News

24 Hour Contemplative Circle

Wednesday, December 2, Noon – Thursday, December 3, Noon Cosponsored by Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion     What: Come and engage in a contemplative practice while sitting, standing, or walking within the circle of cushions. In the spirit of an eternal flame, to keep the circle alive, at least one person must remain within the circle at any ... Read More »

Special Evening with Mayor Greg Fischer

What makes our local compassion leader “tick”? What is this “passion for compassion” all about? You will want to be part of this extraordinary event! Click Here to Reserve Your TicketPlease feel welcomed to forward this invitation to any friend you think may be interested.     Read More »

The Geshes Tell Their Stories

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24 Hour Vigil for Nonviolence

24 Hour Vigil for Nonviolence October 1, Noon to Noon, October 2 Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion 411 N. Hubbards Lane, 40207 Nonviolence is a way of life for courageous people. ~ Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Nonviolence is not a cloistered virtue to be practiced by the individual for his peace and final salvation, but it is ... Read More »

DGCEC Retreat Rooms Open September 1st!

Gift yourself with a silent retreat this fall. Pull away from the noise and busy-ness of your everyday life for a day to a week retreat right in the heart of St. Matthews / Windy Hills.         Enjoy the peaceful quiet of the DGCEC retreat rooms where you can pray, meditate, write, sleep, walk and center yourself. ... Read More »

Compassion Education Building Complete

This week we officially completed the great adventure of building our Compassion Education Building. Thanks to all who have assisted the process, from planners, to contractors, to laborers, to painters and planters, and to all who have cheered us on. If you haven’t experienced the changes first hand, please pay us a visit. Read More »

Tibetan Cultural Days July 24-26, 2015

Friday, July 24, 6:00 – 8:30pm 6:00 – 7:00 pm Tibetan Momo Dinner – great Tibetan dumplings and food that will make you happy 7:30 – 8:30 pm Tibetan Cultural Pageant with the yak dance, chant, debate, unique Tibetan cultural elements Cost for Evening: $20 Adults, $12 for children 11/under; Dinner or Cultural Pageant only: $12 for adults; Children $8 ... Read More »


Our excellent builders worked incredible hours over the last week (often long into the evening) to prepare the building as much as possible for our Ribbon Cutting Day. They completed most of the plumbing, a lot of electrical work, carpeting upstairs, clearing the parking lot, and a million details. Thank you for your help in supporting this expansion. Every donation ... Read More »

The Good Work Continues….

DGCEC teaching room

The progress continues on the new construction at DGCEC. Here is some of the Plumbing and Electrical work.     Read More »

The Writing is on The Wall

A small ceremony was held over the weekend in the new building to mark the construction work completed thus far. People came and added their name and a blessing to the wall-studs before they are completed with dry wall.   Read More »