Spring Retreat May 23-30

We are still working out the final details, but we have the preliminary schedule for this year’s Spring Retreat, May 23-30.  We are honored to have Venerable Drikung Lamchen Gyalpo Rinpoche from the Gampopa Vajrayana Buddhist Center in New Jersey returning May 23- May 25 for naga rituals and teachings on his Commentary to the Fivefold Path to Mahamudra:

Saturday, May 23: am- Naga empowerment; pm- Naga puja

Sunday, May 24: am- Fivefold Path torma empowerment; pm-teaching on Fivefold Path

Monday, May 25: all day- teaching on Fivefold Path

Note: The text that Rinpoche will be using on Sunday and Monday will be made available in digital form so that retreatants can download and print their own copies beforehand.  A limited number of copies will be available for sale at the retreat.   We encourage you to preregister to make sure there are enough copies of the text.

Tuesday, May 26- Friday, May 29- all day- Khenpo Tsultrim teaching from his book, Profound Protection: A Commentary on Lord Jigten Sumgon’s Seven Supplications to Tara.  Note: This book is currently available in the TMC bookstore.

Saturday, May 30:am- Mahakala empowerment; pm- Protector and White Dzambhala puja

ANNUAL MEMBERS” MEETING will be held on Saturday, May 23 at the conclusion of the afternoon teachings.

Preregistration will be available starting early  May.  The cost of the retreat is $45/day or $325 for the whole 8-day retreat.  The cost of the text is $15.  Vegetarian lunches will be available daily for $5.