National Festivals in Spain & Portugal 2023
Mar 7, 2023
Last week Kadampa Meditation Centre Monterrey celebrated their annual visit of National Spiritual Director, Gen Kelsang Sangden, with two precious events – a public talk at MARCO museum, an iconic venue in Monterrey city center and an urban retreat that culminated with a party for the 14th anniversary of the center.
Enjoy some beautiful photos from out-of town retreat organised recently by KMC Colombia, KMC Argentina and KMC Cordoba.
It’s carnival time in Brazil and, as usual, Kadampas gathered at KMC Brazil temple for a meaningful holiday.
Retreats in Chiapas Mexico “We had two simultaneous retreats in a retreat house outside the city in San Fernando, Chiapas. The Vajrayogini close retreat led by Gen Kelsang Palkyong, Resident Teacher of Kadampa Buddhist Center Menlha in Tuxtla, Chiapas and the Guru Sumati Buddha Heruka close retreat led by Kelsang Kunwang Resident Teacher in Kadampa … Read more
At the end of the year Kadampa Meditation Centre Brasil hosted a 3-day retreat that culminated in a big celebration for the New Year.
At the moment there are 3 retreats running at the same time.
Recently three centers in South America – Kadampa Meditation Center Cordoba, Kadampa Meditation Center Argentina and Kadampa Meditation Center Campinas, engaged in a syncronised 24-Hour Tara.
A beautiful new space including an urban temple is nearing completion in México City. More information coming soon.
With guest Teacher Gen Chokyong from Kadampa Meditation Centre Chile and their Resident Teacher Kelsang Khandro, last Sunday, Wisdom Kadampa Buddhist Center in Concepión held the first meditation retreat outside the city.
As the new temple at KMC México nears completion the centre recently took delivery of the Dharma wheel that will be placed in the roof.
More stories and pictures coming soon.
Tharpa Mexico was present at the Guadalajara International Book Fair in Jalisco, one of the most important publishing festivals in the world. This year 806,000 visitors attended, 2,000 publishers were present and 49 countries were represented. It is one of the most awaited events in the City.