A Heart of Loving Kindness: Healing a Hurting World

The Blessing Empowerment of Buddha Maitreya with Gen Kelsang Gomlam

Saturday, March 17 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM

When we have a strong loving mind, our whole experience of the world changes. In addition, others feel this change, and respond to it. In this very real sense, love has the power to transform our world.

Buddha Maitreya is the embodiment of the loving kindness of all the Buddhas. The empowerment is a blissful guided meditation that connects us to Maitreya’s enlightened love, giving us great power in our spiritual development.

Gen Kelsang Gomlam will grant the empowerment and give commentary to the special practice of Buddha Maitreya. Through identifying strongly with his qualities, we nurture them within ourselves. In this way, we begin to become someone whose loving kindness transforms the world.

Schedule:

9:00-10:00 AM:           Registration
10:00 AM-12:00 PM:   Empowerment
12:00-1:30 PM:           Lunch
1:30-3:00 PM:             Teaching
3:00-3:30 PM:             Tea Break
3:30-5:00 PM              Practice with Commentary

Cost:

Members and Non-members:  $50 before March 10. Lunch Included

Members and Non-members:  $60 after March 10. Lunch Included

Kids ages 9-15:  $25 before March 10. Lunch Included

Kids ages 9-15:  $30 after March 10. Lunch Included

Kids 8 and under:  Free. Lunch Included

 

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2018 at a Glance

 

August

International Summer Festival KMC Manjushri | July 27-August 11

Noontime Meditation | Wednesdays and Fridays August 1-31 12:00-12:30 PM 

Just Meditate | Saturday, August 18 10:00-10:45 AM

Sunday Morning Series: Learning to Be Happy | Sundays August 19-26 10:00-11:30 AM

Meditation for Kids | Sundays August 19-26 10:00-11:30 AM

Center Cherishing Day | Sunday, August 19 12:00 PM -2:00 PM

Fall Friday Night Lecture Kick-off: Staying Calm When Things Go Wrong | Friday, August 24 7:00-8:15 PM

 

September

Sunday Morning Series: Learning to Be Happy | Sundays September 2-30 10:00-11:30 AM

Meditation for Kids | Sundays September 2-30 10:00-11:30 AM

Noontime Meditation | Wednesdays and Fridays September 5-28 12:00-12:30 PM 

Transforming Pain Thursday Meditation Series | Thursdays, September 6-27 7:00-8:30 PM

Just Meditate | Saturday September 8 10:00-10:45 AM

Friday Night Lecture: Responding to Rejection | Friday, September 21 7:00-8:15 PM

Center Cherishing Day | Sunday, September 23 12:00 PM -2:00 PM

Safe Inside Meditation Retreat | Saturday, September 29 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

 

October

Noontime Meditation | Wednesdays and Fridays October 3-21 12:00-12:30 PM 

International Fall Festival KMC Portugal | October 5-11

Sunday Morning Series: Learning to Be Happy | Sundays October 7-28 10:00-11:30 AM

Meditation for Kids | Sundays October 7-28 10:00-11:30 AM

Just Meditate | Saturday, October 13 10:00-10:45 AM

What Does It Mean to Be a Buddhist | Thursdays, October 18-November 15 7:00 PM-8:30 PM * No Class November 1

Life is But a Dream: An Introduction to Emptiness | October 20 10:00-2:45 PM

Friday Night Lecture: Freedom from Fear and Anxiety | Friday, October 26 7:00-8:15 PM

Center Cherishing Day | Sunday, October 28 12:00 PM -2:00 PM

 

November

Midwest Dharma Celebration: Medicine for the Mind | November 2-4

Noontime Meditation | Wednesdays and Fridays November 7-30 12:00-12:30 PM 

What Does It Mean to Be a Buddhist | Thursdays, October 4-November 15 (No Class November 1) 7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Sunday Morning Series: Learning to Be Happy | Sundays November 11-25 10:00-11:30 AM

Meditation for Kids | Sundays November 11-25 10:00-11:30 AM

Healing from the Heart: Taking and Giving Retreat | November 17 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Center Cherishing Day | Sunday, November 18 12:00 PM -2:00 PM

Just Meditate | Saturday, November 24 10:00-10:45 AM

Friday Night Lecture: How to Survive the Holiday Season | Friday, November 30 7:00-8:15 PM

 

December

Sunday Morning Series: Learning to Be Happy | Sundays December 2-30 11-25 10:00-11:30 AM

Meditation for Kids | Sundays December 2-30 11-25 10:00-11:30 AM

Noontime Meditation | Wednesdays and Fridays December 5-28 12:00-12:30 PM 

Streams of Purifying Nectar: Vajrasattva Retreat | Saturday, December 8 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Just Meditate | Saturday, December 15 10:00-10:45 AM

Meditations for a Wise Heart | Thursdays, December 6-20  7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Center Cherishing Day | Sunday, December 16 12:00 PM -2:00 PM

Festival of Lights Christmas Eve | Monday, December 24 7:00-8:30 PM