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Nov 4 - Nov 10, 2019
MONDAY, NOV 4

TUESDAY, NOV 5

WEDNESDAY, NOV 6
THURSDAY, NOV 7

FRIDAY, NOV 8

SATURDAY, NOV 9
  • 6:00p, Dinners at 6 (Meet at Aladdin's Eatery in North Hills)

SUNDAY, NOV 10
Upcoming Calendar Items
VENERABLE GEORG E IS HERE!
Don't miss the opportunity to hear teachings with Venerable George, who brings a sharp and incisive intelligence to his presentation of the Dharma.
See the schedule for: Weekend workshop on how to meditate on emptiness, Discovering Buddhism on Monday nights and the Four Noble Truths on Wednesdays.
Evening Meditation 101 is an introductory course on basic Buddhist meditation techniques for complete beginners, and includes Buddhist meditations that can be used by anyone to create more peace and happiness in daily life. When: Nov 5 - Dec 10 (No class Nov 26)

Guru puja (Lama Chöpa) is a practice of making offerings and requests to all the Buddhas and holy beings, but especially the root guru, who, according to the teachings, is the root of the path to liberation. 

When: Thur, Nov 7 



Daytime Meditation 101 is an introductory course on basic Buddhist meditation techniques for complete beginners, and includes Buddhist meditations that can be used by anyone to create more peace and happiness in daily life.
When: Oct 17 - Nov 14

Practices to offer
Our spiritual director, Lama Zopa Rinpoche, advised us to recite 100,000 of these praises to create the causes for the next Light of the Path Retreat. Enter here. Our progress as of today: 47,243
Enter your 2019 Prostration Challenge count here! We'll offer them all to Geshe-la at the end of the year. We have 40,426 as of today!
Merit Makers & Side Notes
Many thanks for a successful Adopt-a-Stream trash collection event at Lake Johnson on Saturday, November 2. They gathered 9 large bags of trash from the waters’ edge, making the environment a little better for all sentient beings! Thank you: Paul Krebs, Sandra Hess, Jon Morris, David and Elise Strevel, Virginia Morris, Alex Hess and Link Freedom.
Summer or Fall? Hot or cold? Breezy or still? No matter which way we prefer, the changes in the season and the time zones still happen. I used to have such severe...
Family Program
Fall Session Sept 8 - Nov 24! How We Relate to Others
Sunday morning classes begin at 10:30
Our Sunday Program is a vibrant mix of drop-off and family programming. Much of our curriculum content is based on the 16 Guidelines .
Social Opportunities
Kadampa Center Hours

Wednesday-Friday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
(please call ahead to ensure staff is available
 to unlock building)
Wed-Fri: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm: Silent meditation - all welcome (call ahead)

Classes and events take place throughout the week. Doors open 30 minutes prior to start times.


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