TEACHINGS IN ISRAEL
 
January 31st - February 18th, 2018
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Wednesday, Jan. 31st | 8 – 10 pm
“Compassion in the Recovery Process – the Buddhist View”
The Dojo at Broshim Campus, Tel Aviv University
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Thursday, Feb. 1st  |  8 - 10:15 pm
“Introduction to Buddhist Tantra”
Studio Kanta, 14 Carlebach St., 2nd floor, Tel Aviv
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Friday, Feb. 2nd  |  10am – noon
“Introduction to Buddhist Meditation”
A Place for Yoga, 2 HaTzedef St., Hofit
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Saturday, Feb. 3rd  |  10am – 3pm (with lunch break)
“The Four Marks of Existence”
Meditation Factory, 27 Maskit St, 2nd floor, Hertzliya Pitu’ach
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Sunday, Feb. 4th  |  8 – 10 pm
“Calm Abiding Meditation”
Studio Tilia,24 Saadiah Ga’on St., Tel Aviv
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Monday, Feb. 5th  |  7:30 – 9:30 pm
“How to Transform Suffering and Happiness into Practice”
Gilad House Dhamma Center, Tel Aviv
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Tuesday, Feb. 6th  |  8 – 10 pm
“Tonglen Meditation: Teaching and Practice”
Unicorn Club, The Third Encounter, Pardes Hanna
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Thursday, Feb. 8th  |  8 – 10:15pm
“The Death Process according to Tibetan Buddhism”
Studio Kanta, 14 Carlebach St., 2nd floor, Tel Aviv
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Saturday, Feb. 10th  |  10:30am-12:30pm (with short break)
“Prajna Paramita – the Perfection of Wisdom”
Venue has changed to: Studio Samasatti, 1 Hogla St, Pardes Hanna
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Saturday, Feb. 10th |  18:00 – 20:00 pm
“Mental Yoga”
Soham Yoga Studio, 120 Yeffeh Nof St., Haifa
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Sunday, Feb. 11th  |  7:30-9:30 pm
“The Characteristics of Dharma”
Yokne’am Illit
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Monday, Feb. 12th  |  7:30-9:30 pm
“In Search of the Meaning of Life”
The Ficus Club, Bet Zera (Jordan Valley)
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Wednesday, Feb. 14th – Saturday, Feb. 17th
Nyen-ne retreat with 7 Point Mind Training Teachings and Practice
Kibbutz Yehiam
** By registration only – please contact bodhicitta.community[at]gmail.com
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Sunday, Feb 18th  |  7:30-9:30pm
“Benzar Guru mantra and Life Stories of the Longchen Nyingthik Lineage”
6 Miriam St., flat #5, Ramat Gan
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Additional details about Rinpoche's visits in Hebrew can be found here: www.chamtrul-rinpoche.co.il
To contact the coordinators in Israel, please write: bodhicitta.community[at]gmail.com
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TEACHINGS IN GERMANY

February 20th - March 1st, 2018

Berlin:
 
Tuesday, February 20th, 19:30 - 21:30
"Introduction to Chöd Practice" | "Einführung in die Chöd-Praxis"
Bodhicharya Center, Kinzigstr. 25-29, 10247 Berlin
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Wednesday, February 21st, 19:30 - 21:30
"The View of Tantra" | "Die Sicht im Tantra"
Bodhicharya Center, Kinzigstr. 25-29, 10247 Berlin

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Thursday, February 22nd, 19:30-21:30

"Distinguishing Sem and Rigpa" | "Sem und Rigpa unterscheiden"

Bodhicharya Center, Kinzigstr. 25-29, 10247 Berlin
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Nahrendorf:
 
Friday, February 23rd, 19:00 - Sunday, February 25th, 16:00
Vajrasattva Retreat
Jigme Kunsangling, Nieperfitz 12, 21369 Nahrendorf
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Lübeck:
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Friday, February 26th, 20:30 – 22:30
“Researching the Root of Happiness and Suffering"  |   „Die Wurzel von Glück und Leid erforschen“
Place: Fokko Gesundheitszentrum, Kronsforder Allee 126A, 23560 Lübeck
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Köln:
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Tuesday, February 27th, 20:00 – 22:00
"Bodhicitta Mind to Open the Mind"  |  „Mit dem Erleuchtungsgeist das Herz öffnen“
Tor28, Machabäerstraße 28, 50668 Köln
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Wednesday, February 28th, 20:00 – 22:00
"Shamata (Calm Abiding) Meditation"  |  „Shamata Meditation (Ruhiges Verweilen)“
Tor28, Machabäerstraße 28, 50668 Köln
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TEACHINGS IN GREECE

March 1st - 8th, 2018
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Athens:
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Friday, March 2nd, 19:00-21:00
"Meditation on Great Equanimity Bodhicitta Mind" | "Ο Διαλογισμός της Αφύπνισης της Καρδιάς και της Μεγάλης Ισοψυχίας"
2 Dilou St. and Mikras Asias, Goudi district, 2nd floor
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Saturday, March 3rd, 11:00-13:00 and 15:00-17:00
"Selflessness Four Mindfulness" Part I "ο μη ε" Η τετραπλή επίγνωση" μέρος 1
2 Dilou St. and Mikras Asias, Goudi district, 2nd floor
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Sunday, March 4th, 11:00-13:00
"Four Mindfulness" Part II  | "Η τετραπλή επίγνωση" μέρος 2
2 Dilou St. and Mikras Asias, Goudi district, 2nd floor
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Thessaloniki:
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Tuesday, March 6th, 19:00 - 21:00
"Avalokiteshvara Meditation & Mantra Recitation" Part I | "Διδασκαλίες Αβαλοκιτεσβάρα, Διαλογισμός και Μάντρα", ημέρα 1η
Karma Gyaltsen Ling, Aristotelous 24, Thessaloniki 54636
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Wednesday, March 7th, 19:00 - 21:00
"Avalokiteshvara Meditation & Mantra Recitation" Part II | "Διδασκαλίες Αβαλοκιτεσβάρα, Διαλογισμός και Μάντρα", ημέρα 2η
Karma Gyaltsen Ling, Aristotelous 24, Thessaloniki 54636
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TEACHINGS IN THE NETHERLANDS

March 8th- 12th, 2018

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Friday, March 9th, 18:00 – 20:00
 "Union of Emptiness and Compassion"
 Leef-Yoga, Derde Oosterparkstraat 86, 1091 KB Amsterdam Oost
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Saturday, March 10th, 15:30 – 18:30 (with a short break)
"Seven Point Mind Training" - Part I
 Leef-Yoga, Derde Oosterparkstraat 86, 1091 KB Amsterdam Oost
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Sunday, March 11th, 17:30 – 20:30 (with a short break)
"Seven Point Mind Training" - Part II
 Leef-Yoga, Derde Oosterparkstraat 86, 1091 KB Amsterdam Oost
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 Contact: carolinaivanescu[at]gmail.com
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TEACHINGS IN SWEDEN
March 12th- 15th, 2018
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Tuesday, March 13th  |  18:00-21:30  (with a break)
 "The View, Meditation, Conduct and Result of Dharmic Way" Part I
Yeshe Norbu Mind Training Centre, Roslagsgatan 62 - ENTRÈ
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Wednesday, March 14th  |  18:00-21:30  (with a break)
 "The View, Meditation, Conduct and Result of Dharmic Way" Part I
Yeshe Norbu Mind Training Centre, Roslagsgatan 62 - ENTRÈ
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TEACHINGS IN DENMARK

March 15th - 19th 2018

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Thursday, March 15th, 17:00 - 19:00
"Introduction to Dzogchen, The Great Perfection" 
Hennigsens Alle 22b, st. 2900 Hellerup, Copenhagen, Denmark
Registration is required at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
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Friday, March 16th, 19:00 - 21:00
"Finding Meaning in Everyday Life" |  "At Finde Meningen i Hverdagslivet" 
** Venue has been changed to: Gernersvej 15, 3000 Helsingoer **
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Saturday, March 17th, 11:00 - 13:00 and 14:30 - 16:30
"Dream Yoga" | "Drømme Yoga"
Gernersvej 15, 3000 Helsingoer
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Sunday, March 18th, 11:00 - 13:00 and 14:30 - 16:30 
"The Six Perfections" |  "De Seks Perfektioner"
Gernersvej 15, 3000 Helsingoer
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TEACHINGS IN ITALY

 March 19th - 26th, 2018
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Rome
Tuesday, March 20th   |   18:30-20:00
"Compassion and Universal Responsibility according to Tibetan Buddhism"  |  "Compassione e responsabilità universale secondo il buddismo tibetano"
Istituto Samantabhadra, Via di Generosa, 24 – 00148 Roma
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Wednesday, March 21st   |   18:30-20:00
"How to Transform Suffering into Happiness"  |  "Come trasformate sofferenza e felicità in pratica"
Istituto Samantabhadra, Via di Generosa, 24 – 00148 Roma
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Thursday, March 22nd   |   19:00
"Finding Happiness in Everyday Life"  |  "Trovare la felicità nella vita di ogni giorno"
Tso Pema Non-Profit 
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Contact for Rome and Tso Pema Non-Profit: 0039 347 2273691 or www.tsopemanonprofit.org
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Milano
 
Friday, March 23rd   |   20:00-22:00
"Reincarnation - Past and Future Lives"
Mandala Centro Studi Tibetani, Via Martinetti 7, 20147 Milano
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Saturday, March 24th  |  10:00-17:00 (with a break)
"The Six Bardos" (Part I)
Mandala Centro Studi Tibetani, Via Martinetti 7, 20147 Milano
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Sunday, March 25th |  10:00-17:00 (with a break)
"The Six Bardos" (Part II)
Mandala Centro Studi Tibetani, Via Martinetti 7, 20147 Milano
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TEACHINGS IN MALTA

 March 26th-29th, 2018
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Monday, March 26th, 18:00-20:00
"Preliminary Teachings of Dream Yoga"
University of Malta, Valletta Campus Theatre
St. Paul's Street, Valletta
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***Tuesday, March 27th, 18:00-20:00
"Actual Teachings of Dream Yoga"
University of Malta, Valletta Campus Theatre
St. Paul's Street, Valletta
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***Wednesday, March 28th, 18:00 - 20:00
"Buddhism and Science"
University of Malta, Valletta Campus Theatre
St. Paul's Street, Valletta*
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Between March 29th and April 2nd, 2018 Rinpoche visited Samten Dzong, a place for the study and practice of Dharma that is being actualized for the benefit of all beings under Rinpoche's blessing and guidance. For more information and volunteering opportunities, visit:  www.samtendzong.net.

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TEACHINGS IN SLOVAKIA

April 2nd - 5th, 2018

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Tuesday, April 3rd, 10:00 - 12:00
"Samatha" | "Samatha meditacia"
Lotos joga centrum, Kuzmanyho 4, 811 06 Bratislava
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Same day - April 3th, 18:00 - 20:00
"Karma - Cause and Effect" 
Open mind - Centrum otvoreneho vzdelavania, 
Mickiewiczova 2248/2, 811 07 Bratislava
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Wednesday, April 4th, 10:00 - 12:00 
"Samatha" | "Samatha meditacia"
Lunares - tanečný priestor, Myslenická 4800/1G, 902 03 Pezinok
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Wednesday, April 4th, 18:00 - 20:00
"Wisdom and Compassion" | "Mudrost a porozumenie"
Mestská knižnica v Bratislave, Galéria Artotéka, Kapucínska 1, Bratislava
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TEACHINGS IN CZECH REPUBLIC

 April 5th-9th, 2018
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Friday, April 6th, 19:00-21:00
"Four Infinite Bodhicitta Minds to Open the Heart"
Tibet Open House, Školská 693/28, Praha 1, 110 00
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Saturday, April 7th, 10:00-12:00 and 14:00-16:00
"Vajrasattva Teaching"
Tibet Open House, Školská 693/28, Praha 1, 110 00
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Sunday, April 8th, 3pm-6pm
"Vajrasattva Empowerment and Gana Puja Offering Ceremony (Tsog)"
Tibet Open House, Školská 693/28, Praha 1, 110 00
To receive the empowerment, students have taken the following three commitments: 1. to take Refuge in the Three Jewels  2. To avoid killing.  3. To complete 100,000 recitations of the mantra of Vajrasattva in this lifetime.
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TEACHINGS IN POLAND
April 9th - 17th, 2018
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Szczecin
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Tuesday, April 10th, 18:00
"The Three Excellents for a Perfect Practice" | "Trzy Doskonałości bezbłędnej praktyki"
Świątynia Sanboin, ul. Bogusława 3
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Wednesday, April 11th, 18:00
A Teaching on Dharma Protectors - Dispelling Obstacles on the Path for Dharma Practitioners | "Nauki o opiekunach Dharmy – usuwanie przeszkód na drodze praktykujących nauki Buddy"
Świątynia Sanboin, ul. Bogusława 3
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Poznań
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Thursday, April 12th, 18:00
"How to Fine the Essence of Life" | "Jak odszukać istotę życia"
Ośrodek Misyjny Engakuin, ul. Głęboka 6/3
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Friday, April 13th, 18:00
"How Can We Join and Continue Our Dharma Practice from This Life in Our Next Life?"  | "W jaki sposób możemy połączyć oraz przenieść naszą praktykę Dharmy z tego życia w następne?"
Ośrodek Misyjny Engakuin, ul. Głęboka 6/3
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Saturday, April 14th
10:00 am-12:00:  "An Introduction to Dream Yoga"  |  "Wprowadzenie do Jogi Snu"
14:00-16:00:  "A Theoretical and Practical Guide to Meditation with Chamtrul Rinpoche"  |  "Teoretyczny i praktyczny przewodnik po medytacji z Chamtrulem Rinpoche"
Ośrodek Misyjny Engakuin, ul. Głęboka 6/3
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Warszawa
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Sunday, April 15th
11:00-13:00:  "Healing with the Mind's Power"  |  "Uzdrawianie mocą Umysłu"
15:00-17:00:  "Karma and Reincarnation in the Tibetan Buddhism"  |  "Karma i reinkarnacja w buddyzmie tybetańskim"
ul. Raszyńska 22, sala 23 (Szkoła)
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Monday, April 16th, 18:00
"The Prayer of Kuntuzangpo and a Teaching on Buddha Nature"  |  | "Modlitwa Kuntuzangpo i nauka o naturze Buddy" 
ul. Raszyńska 22, sala 23 (Szkoła)
  
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 SPRING TERM TEACHINGS  2018

At the Bodhicitta Dharma Centre

 

 April 23rd – May 25th, 2018: Afternoon Teachings

3-5pm, Monday to Friday at the Bodhicitta Dharma Centre,  McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala

  270 Dharamkot Rd, House No 270, 2nd floor

A different dharma topic covered each week.

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  April 30th – May 26th, 2018: Morning Class

 9-11am, Monday to Saturday, at the Bodhicitta Dharma Centre

TOPIC: Words of My Perfect Teacher - Part II (from chapter 5).

Teachings in Tibetan, with English translation.

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TEACHINGS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

June 4th - July 2nd, 2018

 

LONDON
Wednesday, June 6th,  6.30pm to 8pm
“Body and Mind”
Buddhist Society, 58 Eccleston Square, London, SW1V 1PH
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Thursday, June 7th, 7pm to 9pm
“Generating the Mind of Enlightenment”
Colet House, 151 Talgarth Rd., Hammersmith, London, W14 9DA
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Friday, June 8th, 7pm to 9pm
“Meditation Techniques to Alleviate Disturbing Emotions”
Buddhist Vihara, The Avenue, Chiswick, London, W4 1UD
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BRIGHTON
Saturday, June 9th,  7pm to 7pm
“What is Enlightenment according to Buddhism?”
Dharma Primary School, 149 Ladies Mile Road, Brighton, BN1 8TB
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Sunday, June 10th, 3pm to 5pm
“Why do we Need a Spiritual Teacher”
Dharma Primary School, 149 Ladies Mile Road, Brighton, BN1 8TB
 
Monday, June 11th, 8pm to 10pm
“Healing with the Mind's Power”
About Balance, 20-22 Gloucester Place, Brighton, BN1 4AA
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PLYMOUTH
Tuesday, June 12th,  7pm to 9pm
“How Our Perception of Reality is an Illusion Created by Our Mind”
Roland Levinsky Lecture Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University, PL48AA
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Wednesday, June 13th, 7pm to 9pm
“Pure Motivation - the Way to Benefit Others”
Roland Levinsky Lecture Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University, PL48AA
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TOTNES, DEVON
Thursday, June 14th, 7pm to 9pm
“To Live and Die in Peace”
Civic Hall, High Street, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5SF
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Friday, June 15th, 7pm to 9pm
“Healing with Mind - How Our Mind Can Help Heal Ourselves and Others”
Civic Hall, High Street, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5SF
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GLASTONBURY, SOMERSET
Saturday, June 16th, 7pm to 9pm
“Connection between Mind and Body”
Avalon Room, 2 to 4 High Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9DU
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Sunday, June 17th, 3pm to 5pm
“Selflessness of Self and Selflessness of Phenomena”
Avalon Room, 2 to 4 High Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9DU
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HOLT, WILTSHIRE
Monday, June 18th,  7pm to 9pm
“Dealing with Negative Emotions and Generating Positive Qualities for a Happy Life”
Holt Village Hall, The Street, Holt BA14 6RW
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CARDIFF, WALES
Tuesday, June 19th, 7pm to 9pm
“What is Bodhicitta Meditation?”
First Space, Chapter, Market Road, Canton, Cardiff, CF5 1QE
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BLAENAU, WALES
Wednesday, June 20th, 7pm to 9pm
“The Stages of Bardo from One Life to the Next”
Palpung Changchub Dargyeling, 96 King Street, Brynmawr, Blaenau Gwent, Wales NP23 4SY
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NEWPORT, WALES
Thursday, June 21st, 7pm to 9pm
“Why and How to Meditate”
Barnabas Arts House, New Ruperra Street, Pillgwenlly, Newport, NP20 2BB
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Friday, June 22nd, 10am to 11:30am
“How to Deal with Changing Realities”
Share Centre, 88 Stow Hill, Newport, NP20 4DW
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Friday, June 22nd, 7pm to 9pm
“How Our Perception of Reality is an Illusion Created by Our Mind”
Barnabas Arts House, New Ruperra Street, Pillgwenlly, Newport, NP20 2BB
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BIRMINGHAM
Saturday, June 23rd, 7pm to 9pm
“The Union of Emptiness and Compassion”
New Meeting Church, 31 Ryland Street, Five Ways, Birmingham, B16 8BL
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NOTTINGHAM
Sunday, June 24th, 7pm to 9pm
“Karma - the Natural Law of Cause and Effect”
Buddhist Centre, 9 St Mary's Place, Nottingham, NG1 1PH
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KETTERING
Monday, June 25th, 2pm to 4pm
“Teachings on Emptiness”
Friends' Meeting House, Northall Street, Kettering, NN16 8DS
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Same place, same day:
Monday, June 25th, 7pm to 9pm
“Meditation and the Nature of Mind”
Friends' Meeting House, Northall Street, Kettering, NN16 8DS
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DONCASTER
Wednesday, June 27th, 7pm to 9pm
“Dream Yoga”
School for the Deaf, Leger Way, Doncaster, DN2 6AY
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NORTHAMPTON
Thursday 28th June to Sunday July 1st
Guided Calm Abiding Meditation Retreat
(The Union of Shamatha and Vipashyana)
Miller's Yard Cafe, Welford Road, Northampton NN6 8AB
You can find additional details and register here.
 
Please note that the retreat has reached full capacity, by registering you will be added to the waiting list.
Please contact the organizers for more details.
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Full details and updates on the Bodhicitta UK website:
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TEACHINGS IN PERU
July 2nd-16th, 2018
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Thursday, July 5th, 7pm - 9pm  |  Jueves 5 de Julio, 7pm a 9pm
"Buddha Nature" | "La Naturaleza Búdica"
San Isidro Inn Hotel, Av. Gral. Juan Antonio Pezet 1765 – San Isidro | Hotel San Isidro Inn, Av. Gral. Juan Antonio Pezet 1765 – San Isidro
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Friday, July 6 th, 7pm to 9pm | Viernes 6 de Julio, 7pm a 9 pm
"View, Meditation, Conduct and Result according to Buddhism" | "Visión, meditación, conducta y resultado según el budismo"
“Hana Salud y Bienestar” Center, Sucre alleyway 179 – Miraflores / Centro Hana Salud y Bienestar, Psje. Sucre 179 – Miraflores.
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Saturday, July 7th and Sunday, July 8th, both days 10am to 1pm, and then continues 3pm to 5pm
Sábado 07 y Domingo 08 de Julio, 10am a 1pm y continua de 3pm a 5pm
 Longchen Nyinting Ngondro (Preliminary Practice of the Heart Essence) - PART I * | La primera parte de Longchen Nyinting Ngondro -  La práctica preliminar de la esencia del corazón
(* First part: 1. The four thoughts that turn the mind. 2. Refuge 3. Bodhicitta  4.  Vajrasattva)
Clemente X Street 138, Dpto. 202, Magdalena del Mar.| Calle Clemente X 138, Dpto. 202, Magdalena del Mar.
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Thursday, July 12th, 6:30pm | Jueves 12 de Julio, 6:30pm
"Opening the Heart with Four Immeasurables Bodhicitta Mind" | "Abriendo el corazón con los Cuatro Inconmensurables: la Mente de Bodhicitta"
“Library of the Pukllasunchis Association”, Awaqpinta Street 563, Imperial City of Cusco | “Biblioteca de la Asociación Pukllasunchis”, Calle Awaqpinta 563, Ciudad Imperial del Cusco
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Saturday, July 14th, 10am to 1pm and continues 3pm to 5pm, and Sunday, July 15th, 10 am to 1pm | Sábado 14 de Julio, 10am a 1pm y continua de 3pm a 5pm, y el Domingo 15 de Julio, 10am a 1pm.
Longchen Nyinting Ngondro (Preliminary Practice of the Heart Essence) - PART II* | "La segunda parte de Longchen Nyinting Ngondro (La práctica preliminar de la esencia del corazón)"
(* Second part: 1. Mandala offering 2. Guru yoga)
Clemente X Street 138, Dpto. 202, Magdalena del Mar.| Calle Clemente X 138, Dpto. 202, Magdalena del Mar.
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Facebook: CHAMTRUL RINPOCHE PERU
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UNITED STATES TEACHING TOUR
July 16th - August 27th, 2018
 
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NEW YORK
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Tuesday July 17 and Wednesday July 18 7pm - 9pm
Lojong Mind Training
Tiger House
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Thursday, July 19 7pm – 9pm
Shamatha Instructions and Meditation
Meditation Studio in Woodstock, NY
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Friday, July 20 7pm – 9pm
Dream Yoga Instructions
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Saturday, July 21 – Sunday, July 22 9am – 12pm & 2pm – 6pm (with breaks)
Dream Yoga Retreat
The Tibetan Center
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NEW ORLEANS
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Tuesday, July 24

10am – 12:15pm Relationship between Body, Mind and Energy
1:30pm – 3:45pm Meditation on Selflessness 
For more information, contact:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (985) 630-1009
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Wednesday, July 25
10am – 12:15pm Meditation Teaching with Guided Practice
1:30pm – 3:45pm Overview of Vajrayana and Dzogchen
Clearwater Sanctuary in Covington
For more information, contact:
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Thursday, July 26, 7pm-9pm
Practicing the Union of Emptiness and Compassion

Mid-City Zen Center
3248 Castoglione Street., New Orleans, LA 
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Friday, July 27, 7pm-9pm
Tong-Len: the Healing Power of Compassion
LHA Community Center
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Saturday, July 28 - Sunday, July 29
Tonglen Teachings with Guided Meditation
LHA Community Center
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Saturday, July 28, 11:00am-1:00pm & 3:00pm-5:00pm
Sunday, July 29, 11:00am-1:00pm
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Monday, July 30, 6:45pm-8:00pm
Meditation on Emptiness
Samten Choeling Dharma Center
For more information and to RSVP, contact: Ngawang Legshe at (504) 723-1317
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PORTLAND
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Wednesday, Aug 1, 7-9pm
Prayer of Kuntuzangpo and the Nature of Mind
Dorje Ling Temple
3200 NW Skyline Blvd, Portland, OR 97229-3815
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Thursday Aug 2 – Saturday Aug 4
Relaxing in the Natural State of the Mind (In Tibetan only; no English translation)
Northwest Tibetan Cultural Association
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Thursday, Aug 2 & Friday, Aug 3, 6:00pm – 9:00pm (with 15 min tea break)
Saturday, Aug 4, 8:00am – 12:30pm & 1:30pm – 3:30pm
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SPOKANE
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Thursday, Aug 9, 6pm – 8pm
Neuroscience Proves the Benefits of Meditation, a Public Talk
Unitarian Universalist Church
4340 West Fort George Wrigth Drive, Spokane, WA
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Friday, Aug 10 –Sunday Aug 12
Neuroscience Proves the Benefits of the Bodhisattva Path, Retreat
Tsinta Mani Choling Center
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Friday, August 10, 6pm – 8pm
Saturday, August 11, 10am – 12pm & 2pm – 4pm
Sunday, August 12, 10am – 12pm & afternoon potluck lunch
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NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
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Tuesday, Aug 14, 7:30pm – 9pm
Dealing with Negative Emotions and Generating Good Qualities for a Happy Life
Joan Pisani Community Center
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Wednesday, Aug 15th,  7pm – 9pm 
The Science of the Heart: Mind and Emotions as Viewed by Tibetan Buddhism
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center
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(The retreat previously scheduled for this date has been cancelled)
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Friday, Aug 17, 7pm – 9pm
Introduction of Phowa – The Transference of Consciousness
Sky Creek Dharma Center
120 Three Oaks Ct, Chico, CA
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Saturday, Aug 18 and Sunday, Aug 19, 9am – 12pm & 2pm – 5pm (with breaks)
Phowa Retreat
Sky Creek Dharma Center
120 Three Oaks Ct, Chico
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Monday, Aug 20 – Wednesday, Aug 22
Manjushri Dhama Center
724 Forrest Ave., Pacific Grove, CA
For more information, contact: 831-917-3969
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Thursday, Aug 23, 7pm – 9pm
The Dharma Protectors of Larung Lineage
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center
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Friday, Aug 24, 11am – 12pm
Private Talk at Google Headquarters
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Friday, Aug 24, 7pm – 9pm
Life Without Regrets: Buddhist Advice on Living Meaningfully
The Hive Marin (upstairs)
703 3rd St., San Rafael, CA (entrance on Tamalpais Road)
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Saturday, August 25 – Sunday, Aug 26 10am – 12pm & 2pm – 5pm
Drops of Advice from My Heart by Khenpo Jigme Phuntsok Rinpoche
Private residence in San Rafael
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TEACHINGS IN SOUTH AFRICA
August 27th - September 20th, 2018
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JOHANNESBURG
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Wednesday, August 29th  |  7-9pm
"The View, Meditation, Conduct and Result according to Buddhism"
Shantikaya, 93 Rd No 3, Victory Park
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Thursday, August 30th  |  7-9pm
"Buddha Nature"
Shantikaya, 93 Rd No 3,Victory Park
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Friday, Aug 31st - Sunday, Sept 2nd
"Retreat:  Vajrasattva Teaching & Practice"
Sediba Retreat, Magaliesberg
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Monday, September 3rd |  7-9pm
"Buddha Nature"
Shantikaya, 93 Rd No 3,Victory Park
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KWAZULU NATAL
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South Coast
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Wednesday, Sept 5th  | 5:45 - 7:45 pm 
"The Five Elements and Five Emotions according to Tibetan Buddhism"
Uvongo Library, Uvongo
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Thursday, Sept 6th  | 5:45 - 7:45 pm 
"About Karma and Reincarnation"
Uvongo Library, Uvongo
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Ixopo
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Friday to Sunday, Sept 7th-9th  | Retreat
"Opening the Heart: the Four Immeasurables and Tonglen Teaching & Practice"
Buddhist Retreat Centre, Ixopo
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Hill Crest (Durban)
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Monday, September 10th  |  7-9pm
"The Five Elements and Five Emotions according to Buddhism"
Drikung Samtenling Buddhist Centre, Hillcrest
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Tuesday, September 11th  |  7-9pm
"About Karma and Reincarnation"
Drikung Samtenling Buddhist Centre, Hillcrest
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CAPE TOWN
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Wednesday, September 12th  |  7-9pm
"Buddha Nature"
Kagyu Samye Dzong Centre, Kenilworth
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Friday, Sept 14th to Monday, Sept 17th
"Phowa Retreat"
Blue Butterfly Retreat Centre, Tulbach
Starting time: Friday at 6pm. End:  Monday, 1pm
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Obligatory to attend all of the retreat, thank you.
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Tuesday, September 18th  |  7-9pm
"Refuge and Compassion Mantra Transmission"
4 Anette Close, Constantia
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Tuesday, September 18th  |  8-9:30pm
Public Talk: "Finding Happiness in Troubled Times"
8 0 Clock Club, Erin Hall, Erin Rd, Rondebosch
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For general queries call +27 (0)84 760 4630
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TEACHINGS IN BOTSWANA
September 21st-23rd, 2018
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Friday, September 21st
Radio Gabz: Message to the Youth
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Saturday, September 22nd  |  8-9:30pm
Innovation Panel Discussion
University of Gaborone, Library Auditorium
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Sunday, September 23rd  |  First session: 10am-noon; 2nd Session: 2-4pm
"Meditation and Mindfulness, Teaching and Practice"
National Botanical Gardens, Gaborone
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FALL TERM TEACHINGS  2018
At the Bodhicitta Dharma Centre
 
 Afternoon Class - from October 8th
  3-5pm, Monday to Friday at the Bodhicitta Dharma Centre
   270 Dharamkot Rd, House No 270, 2nd floor
  McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala
 A different dharma topic covered each week, starting with "The Four Noble Truths".
 
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   October 15th – November 3rd, 2018: Morning Class
  9-11am, Monday to Saturday, at the Bodhicitta Dharma Centre
 Topic: "Words Of My perfect Teacher" (Part 3)
Rinpoche continued teaching Patrul Rinpoche's classic text, continuing from part 2 chapter 4 (page 283).
Morning class features advanced teaching topics. Participants are required to attend all the sessions. Another commitment is to have taken refuge in the Three Jewels (For those who have not, it will be possible to take it with RInpoche during the retreat days).
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