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Mindfulness for Kids, 5-week Class

Thursdays, 4:15pm-5:00pm July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8 Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Sometimes kids’ lives can get busy and out of control, and worries can take over. When that happens, knowing how to pause and regain composure with mindfulness can help! This class introduces kids (ages 9 – 12) to mindfulness as a […]

Awakening the Third Eye Weekend Retreat

Led by Karen O’Connell Senior Instructor of the Clairvision School of Meditation   The third eye is a universal pathway to the “teacher inside”. Found both in the Eastern and Western tradition, it is recognized as the “eye of knowledge”. It opens a gateway for your awareness to go beyond the thinking mind, bringing awakening […]

May 2019

*|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT| May 2019 Tsering La Welcoming the Sun on the Bayou. Tsering la was born in the Himalayas,  At the age of thirteen,1982, he began his study and practice of Buddhism from his own village monastery. In 1986, at 16 years of age, he joined Palyul Choekhorling Nyingmapa Buddhist Monastery in Bir, India. Through his […]

Exploring Stillness: Morning Meditation Mini Retreat at Tibetan House

Sunday, June 2 10:00am -1:00pm Fee: $40 Pre-registration required To register, contact Tibetan House or (504) 897-9339 Encoded into every modality and philosophy of meditation is an experiential exploration of a part of you that most of us spend very little time with: the deep quiet place within. The transformative power of meditation begins […]

An Evening of Tonglen with Dapön Will Ryken

Thursday, May 23 7:00pm – 8:30pm Suggested donation $10 – $20 “Tonglen practice, also known as “taking and sending,” reverses our usual logic of avoiding suffering and seeking pleasure. In tonglen practice, we visualize taking in the pain of others with every in-breath and sending out whatever will benefit them on the out-breath. In the […]

Sound Therapy, Led by Diane and Ray Matherne

Saturday, May 25 6:00pm-7:00pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Fee: $25 Pre-registration required as space is limited. To register, contact Tibetan House or (504) 897-9339 “Our bodies vibrate to a certain frequency. Sound is vibration and energy. Every cell in our bodies responds to sound. When our cells are in harmony with the sound, […]

Reflections on Suffering, Disaster and Awakening

An Evening with John Clark Tuesday, May 14 7:00pm-8:30pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street $10 suggested donation During this talk, John will be sharing what he learned from his first encounter with the Tibetan Buddhist community.  He will also discuss concept of therapeutic communities and the variety of ways that people experience disaster, suffering and […]

Closed Weekend of May 2-4, 2019

Tibetan House will be closed for Meditation Classes and Shopping during Thursday, May 2 – Saturday, May 4.  See you after Jazz Fest!

In May: Morning Meditations with Tsering la

Wednesday, May 8 9:00am-10:00am Thursday, May 9 9:00am-10:00am Friday, May 10 9:00am-10:00am Saturday, May 11 9:00am-10:00am There is no adequate way to describe the sublime experience of beginning your day meditating with Tsering la. Here is an opportunity to do so, for four consecutive days. A great opportunity to practice generosity. Donations appreciated.

How to Increase Your Love, Compassion, and Wisdom

Dzogchen Buddha Path Teachings with Bodhi Lama Shannon Young Friday, April 19 – Sunday, April 21, 2019 Friday April 19 7:00pm-9:00pm Transforming Suffering into Happiness Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Saturday, April 20 10:00am-12:00pm Increasing Happiness by Cultivating the Mind in Love and Compassion Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street This morning class will be the […]