Sunday, October 23rd Khenpo Tsultrim Tenzin will bestow the empowerment of Medicine Buddha in the morning, followed by a teaching on Medicine Buddha’s aspiration vows upon attaining Buddhahood. Medicine Buddha is a bodhisattva who made the aspirations to benefit sick and dying beings through limitless Buddha activities. The practice of Medicine Buddha is not only powerful for healing illnesses and disease, but also for overcoming the sickness of attachment, hatred, and ignorance.
The empowerment ceremony will begin at 10AM, followed by a break for lunch from noon until 2PM, and a teaching by Khenpo Tsultrim until 5PM. Standard suggested donation of $45 applies, nobody is turned away for lack of funds and all are welcome.