Photo Journal

Introduction to Engaged Dharma Theater

A workshop at the crossroads of Engaged Buddhism, Participatory theater, and Imaginal Practice. Sunday, October 13, 2019 3:00pm-6:00pm Tibetan House, 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Suggested donation $20 Please RSVP at Participants will be gently guided into their bodies, hearts, and imaginations, using the ancient technologies of theater and play. Participants will find nourishment for their […]

‘Real World Conservation’, An Evening with Dr. Jordan Karubian

Thursday, October 10, 2019 7:00pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Suggested donation: $10 We turn on the TV or the radio and learn that fires are burning the Amazon, storms are threatening our shores and coral reefs are withering. Hearing these stories of environmental degradation and loss, we feel sadness and anxiety along with a […]

September 2019 Newsletter

  September 2019 Photo taken in Eastern Tibet by Gael Thompson A Precious Human Life Every day, think as you wake up, Today I am fortunate to have woken up,  I am alive, I have a precious human life, I am not going to waste it. I am going to use  all my energies to […]

Exploring Stillness: A Day Retreat at Tibetan House

Sunday, September 22 11:00am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Encoded into every modality and philosophy of meditation is an experiential exploration of a part ourselves that most of us spend very little time with: the deep quiet place within. The transformative power of meditation begins with the daily practice of simply stepping into […]

Chamtrul Rinpoche Teachings

Friday, August 2 7:00pm-9:00pm Chenrezig: The Buddha of Compassion Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Saturday, August 3 & Sunday, August 4 2-Day Retreat For more information, please contact Clearwater Sanctuary: or (985) 630-1009 Monday, August 5 5:30pm-7:30pm Meditation on Reflections and Reasonings to Experience Emptiness Samten Choeling Dharma Center For more information and RSVP […]

Locked Film Screening w/ Q&A about Industrial Canal Project

Tuesday, July 16  7:00pm-9:00pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street This event is free and open to the public.   Join us to learn about a significant project that is proposed to widen the Industrial Canal.  Filmmakers and members of the organization CAWIC will be screening the documentary Locked, followed by a Q&A.  Topics that will […]

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 […]

An Introduction to Buddhist Philosophy, 3-Part Series

Wednesday Evenings, 7:00pm-9:00pm July 3,10,17 Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Sliding scale fee $30 – $40 RSVP appreciated This 3-part course will constitute a  very brief introduction to Buddhism as a philosophy, that is, as an inquiry into the nature of reality and being, the basis and scope of knowledge, the meaning of life, and […]

Introduction to Tarot

Saturday, June 29 11:00am-1:00pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas $40 What can the Tarot teach you about your life? How can you use the cards to give you the upper hand on your daily decisions?Lisa will teach you how to key into messages from the Tarot. No matter what level you are,Tarot professional or just picked […]