Morning Mindfulness in the Shrine Room
Saturday, February 3, 2018
11:30 AM–12:15 PM
Contemplative practice has its roots in the living traditions of the Himalayas. Join Tashi Chodron in the Shrine Room for a morning mindfulness session, which explores the connections between Himalayan culture, art, and practice. The forty-five-minute session includes twenty minutes of guided meditation that will explore different approaches, including mantra, mudra, and mindfulness.
Guest teacher Khenpo Tenzin Norgay Rinpoche will lead this session.
Drop in for just one session or enjoy them all.
About the Guest Speaker
Khenpo Tenzin Norgay Rinpoche was born in Bhutan in 1965. After completing secondary school in 1986, he joined Ngagyur Nyingma Institute, the prestigious Buddhist studies and research center, at Namdroling Monastery in Mysore. At the Institute he studied under Khenchen Pema Sherab, Khenpo Namdrol Tsering, and Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso, and other visiting professors, including Khenchen Jigme Phuntsok and Khenpo Pema Tsewang from Tibet. He completed the Shedra program in 1995 and joined the Institute staff, teaching there for three years. He was formally enthroned as Khenpo by His Holiness Penor Rinpoche in 1998 and was assigned by His Holiness to teach at the Buddhist college at Palyul monastery in Tibet. He is the main resident master at Palyul Dharma center.
Member Tickets: $13.50