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DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, THE TEMPLE IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED  -  ON-LINE CLASSES & PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

During the current stay-at-home health crisis, DDSC will host Dharma programs available to everyone on their smart-phones, touch-screens and computers

 

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On-Line Weekdays: Monday thru Friday, with Venerable Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche

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Spontaneous Songs of Milarepa with Venerable Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche

Tu‌es‌da‌y, M‌ay 4‌th & ‌We‌dn‌es‌da‌y, M‌ay 5‌th‌:  7PM – 8:30PM EDT

  • Please join Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche and online Sangha to share in the beautiful songs of the yogi Milarepa. 
  • During Milarepa’s life as a famous yogi, he became one of the greatest writers of hundreds of spontaneous devotional songs expressing the teachings of the dharma
  • Khenpo is asking students to read a favorite song of Milarepa, if you have one available, if not you are welcome to join us on zoom and listen to these inspiring expressions of realization and powerful reminder of the dharma

A Lamp to Dispel Darkness – An Instruction that Points Directly to the Very Essence of Mind by Mipham Jampal Dorje, with Venerable Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche

Sa‌tur‌da‌y, M‌ay 8‌ & S‌un‌da‌y, M‌ay 9‌: 11‌:00‌AM – 1‌:00‌PM E‌DT‌

  • Khenpo Samdup will give these profound set of pith instructions which he received directly from Khenpo Munsel Rinpoche
  • These instructions establish a powerful and profound path to sustain awareness of the essential nature of mind and thus wake up to the true nature of our being, without the need for extensive learning or solitary retreat experience.
  • Khenpo Samdup has asked that to attend the teachings, we should have attended one of the following teachings on Zoom: Absolute Manjushri, Ganges Mahamudra, or Guru Rinpoche’s Pointing Out Instructions to the Old Woman. 
  • If you did not attend one of the teachings on Zoom then commit to reciting 10,000 short Vajrasattva mantras, OM BENZAR SATO HUNG.  The mantras can be completed at any time.

 

On-Line Mondays, 7 PM – 9 PM EST:  Buddhism 101, Eight 2-hour Classes of Learning Buddhism (Click Here to Access Buddhism 101 Lay Teaching)

On-Line Sundays, 9 AM EST @ DDSC Temple: Tai Chi Class and Practice

On-Line Sundays, 1o AM – 11 AM EST: Garchen Children’s Practice:  Prayers, Book Reading, Discussion & Meditation

 

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