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Calendar

Mindrolling Monastery Calendar

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Full Moon Day (15th Lunar Day)
Full Moon Day (15th Lunar Day)
Dec 3 all-day
Vajrasattva (Minling Dorsem) sadhana/feast practice.
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Wednesday Night Study Group 7:00 pm
Wednesday Night Study Group @ Lotus Garden - Kunzang Gatsal Shrine Room
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Classes are led by resident-lopön, Helen Berliner, a senior student of Her Eminence Mindrolling Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche.
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Monthly Meditation 2:00 pm
Monthly Meditation @ Mindrolling Lotus Garden
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Date: The 2nd Sunday of each month Time: 2:00—3:30 p.m. Place: Künzang Gatsal Shrineroom at Lotus Garden Web Description: Monthly Meditation For more information, please telephone the Lotus Garden main office at 1-540-778-2405 or send email to registration@lotusgardens.org
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Dakini Day (25th Lunar Day)
Dakini Day (25th Lunar Day)
Dec 12 all-day
Jetsün Tröma Nagmo (Krodhi Kali, Vajrayogini) sadhana/feast.
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Wednesday Night Study Group 7:00 pm
Wednesday Night Study Group @ Lotus Garden - Kunzang Gatsal Shrine Room
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Classes are led by resident-lopön, Helen Berliner, a senior student of Her Eminence Mindrolling Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche.
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Protector Day (29th Lunar Day)
Protector Day (29th Lunar Day)
Dec 16 all-day
Damten Chitor with Ekajati, Kshetrapali, Long Serkyem Offering and so forth. Extra fulfillments of Ekajati and Kshetrapali may be offered.
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No Moon (30th Lunar Day)
No Moon (30th Lunar Day)
Dec 17 all-day
Read all liturgies in the the Lotus Garden prayer book.
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Wednesday Night Study Group 7:00 pm
Wednesday Night Study Group @ Lotus Garden - Kunzang Gatsal Shrine Room
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Classes are led by resident-lopön, Helen Berliner, a senior student of Her Eminence Mindrolling Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche.
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Tara Day (8th Lunar Day)
Tara Day (8th Lunar Day)
Dec 26 all-day
8th Lunar Day. Tara sadhana and praises.
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Winter Holiday Retreat: Yeshe Lama
Winter Holiday Retreat: Yeshe Lama
Dec 27 2017 – Jan 1 2018 all-day
Lopöns Jann Jackson and Helen Berliner.
Wednesday Night Study Group 7:00 pm
Wednesday Night Study Group @ Lotus Garden - Kunzang Gatsal Shrine Room
Dec 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Classes are led by resident-lopön, Helen Berliner, a senior student of Her Eminence Mindrolling Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche.
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Tse Chu (10th Lunar Day)
Tse Chu (10th Lunar Day)
Dec 28 all-day
Rigzin Thugthig sadhana/feast.
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Parinirvana of Kyabje Chatral Sangye Dorje Rinpoche
Parinirvana of Kyabje Chatral Sangye Dorje Rinpoche
Dec 30 all-day
Parinirvana of Kyabje Chatral Sangye Dorje Rinpoche
THE PARINIRVANA OF KYABJE CHATRAL SANGYE DORJE RINPOCHE The Peerless Lord of Refuge, the Incomparable Sublime Compassionate Master of the Dzogchen Lineage, Kyabje Chatral Sangye Dorje Rinpoche, has withdrawn his consciousness into the expanse of dharmata on the 30th of December, 2015. A true Buddha in person and one of the most accomplished yet humble[...]
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