Offering Our Faith Retreat
SUN, June 4
8:15am - 7:30pm
Every day we remember the extraordinary kindness of Venerable Geshe-la, our Root Guru and Founder of the New Kadampa Tradition, but on this auspicious day, with minds of rejoicing and gratitude, we will offer him our faith through using the special prayer Request to the Holy Spiritual Guide Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso from his Faithful Disciples and collecting our Guru’s name mantra in a one-day retreat.
There will be three sessions of self-guided retreat using the sadhanas The Hundreds of Deities of the Joyful Land According to Highest Yoga Tantra and Request to the Holy Spiritual Guide Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso from his Faithful Disciples. In the evening, the retreat will conclude with Offering to the Spiritual Guide.
8:15 - 9:30am - Session 1
10 - 11:30 - Sunday Meditation
1:15 - 2:30pm - Session 2
3 - 4:30pm - Session 3
5:30 - 7:30pm - Offering to the Spiritual Guide Chanted Prayer
This retreat is free. If you wish, you can bring an offering to the Offering to the Spiritual Guide Chanted Prayer.