Igniting the Fire of Wisdom in Ontario

This weekend at the 2022 Ontario Dharma Celebration Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab, retired General Spiritual Director of NKT and National Spiritual Director of Canada granted the blessing empowerment of Great Mother Prajnaparamita and gave teachings on the Four Seals.

Chicago event Gen Norden

Medicine for the Mind in Chicago

In November Kadampa Meditation Centre Chicago welcomed Gen Norden for a weekend event.
“On Saturday Gen Norden led a morning retreat, Medicine for the Mind at Pleasant Home, a historic home located in the Chicago suburb of Oak Park. We had a full house, including many newcomers.”

Annual Walk for World Peace at KMC Los Angeles

At KMC LA, one of the most joyful events each year is the annual Walk for World Peace, a day of fun and fundraising. All funds raised go to support KMC LA’s efforts to help people in the Los Angeles area develop peaceful minds, increasing inner peace and thereby world peace.

Quebec Dharma Celebration with Gen-la Khyenrab

Last week, Gen-la Khyenrab, National Spiritual Director of Canada, granted teachings and empowerment on the Wisdom Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden in at the Quebec Dharma Celebration, which was preceded by a very successful public talk in Montreal.

Cool Pines at IKRC Grand Canyon

Over Labor Day Weekend, Gen-la Jampa led the second annual Cool Pines Retreat at IKRC Grand Canyon.Meditators from LA, San Francisco, Albuquerque, Iowa, Las Vegas, and Northern Arizona all joined in the retreat on the Clarity of the Mind.

The direct path to enlightenment

Last weekend, KMC Mexico organized a post-festival retreat under the guidance of Gen Nampur, Resident Teacher at KMC Cuernavaca, we had the opportunity to meditate on the key teachings of the NKT International Summer Festival, based the book ‘The Clear Light of Bliss’ by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche.

While the Teacher is away . . .

While the Teacher is away . . . With the Resident Teachers currently at Manjushri KMC for the Intensive Teacher Training Program, we may wonder what is happening back at the centers. Besides the regular General Program classes being maintained by senior students at the centers, there is also a host of other activities taking … Read more

New beginnings in Philadelphia & Lille

KMC Philadelphia moving into the new building. KMC Philadelphia held their first puja, Offering to the Spiritual Guide, in their new meditation space this week in the Old City of Philadelphia.