Dharma Center News

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)

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

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!

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

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 »

Drepung Tripa Rinpoche Khensur Lobsang Tenpa visits Louisville May 2016

DREPUNG TRIPA RINPOCHE KHENSUR LOBSANG TENPA VISITS LOUISVILLE MAY 2016 TWO SPECIAL EVENTS AT DGCEC Public Talk: How to Practice Compassion in your Daily Life Friday, May 27, 7:00 – 9:00pm FREE. Donations are welcome Loving Kindness and Compassion Meditation Retreat                   Saturday and Sunday, May 28 and 29 DGCEC is humbled and honored to welcome Drepung Tripa Rinpoche Khensur Lobsang Tenpa ... Read More »

Chenrezig Retreat on Auspicious Saka Dawa Full Moon Day – May 21, 2016

Chenrezig Retreat May 21, 2016 First Session (10:30 am – 11:30 noon) – Introduction to Chenrezig Meditation, Refuge and Bodhichita practice (page 1 – 2) Second Session (11:45 – 12:45) – Actual meditation of deity (page 2 – 6) Lunch Break (12:40 – 2:30 pm) Third Session (2:30 – 3:40 pm) – Teachings on Four Immeasurable and accumulations of deity mantra ... Read More »

Prayers for Geshe Lobsang Tsultrim – May 17, 2016

Geshe Rapgyal and Geshe Sonam offer prayers for Geshe Lobsang Tsultrim, a great spiritual mentor of many, who passed away on May 7th 2016. Our prayers are also with Drepung Gomang Monastery at this loss of a revered teacher and friend. Read More »

VAJRASATTVA MEDITATION RETREAT

Saturday, April 23, 10:30 – 5:00pm   Vajrasattva is the Buddha of Purification. In conjunction with our retreat practice booklet, this one-day retreat will provide us 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 ... Read More »

Tibetan National Uprising Day March 10

Commemoration and Prayer Gathering  Thursday, March 10, 2016, 7 – 8:30pm Historical Context Message from Central Tibetan Administration Standing Strong with Tibet Today Interfaith Statements of Solidarity Sharing from Tibetans Reception Read More »