This weekend, just fifteen weeks before the Temple opens and the Fall Festival begins, the center held its 2nd annual Empowerment Weekend with Gen-la Jampa at which Gen-la granted a blissful empowerment and commentary to the practice of Great Mother Prajnaparamita.
The neighbourhood had closed the street for their annual street party, the music was playing, the sun was shining and yet, inside, the temple was full, the silence prevailed as Gen-la Jampa started the empowerment ceremony.
‘What a pleasure to have enjoyed this Quebec DC with our National Spiritual Director, Gen-la Khyenrab. Throughout the weekend, entitled Overcoming Obstacles, our hearts were profoundly touched with wisdom blessings. . .
For the past several months, the focus at KMC NYC has been on exposing the truth about anger. Venerable Geshe-la says that of all the delusions anger is the most harmful – and yet so much of our modern society honors it and even encourages it.