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October 2018 Newsletter

  October 2018 His Holiness Karmapa Encourages Us to Face Ourselves At a recent event, His Holiness Karmapa Thaye Dorje was asked the following question: “Your Holiness, what is stopping me from realizing my true nature, the Buddha nature?” His Holiness’ response: “Perhaps it is a lack of a sense of adventure that is holding […]

Medicine Buddha Healing Meditation with Jason Whitlow

Friday, November 30, 2018, 7–9 PM Central Tibetan House, 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans Join us for a guided meditation on the Medicine Buddha, the embodiment of perfect balance and healing wisdom, to harmonize the environment and eliminate the illness and suffering of ourselves and all who struggle. This profound and accessible practice from Tibetan […]

An Intro to Tibetan Medicine: Cultivating Health & Happiness

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 10 AM – 6 PM Central Tibetan House, 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans Workshop with Jason Whitlow Traditional Tibetan Medicine, known in Tibetan as Sowa Rigpa, is one of the oldest healing sciences on earth. It offers a vast medical knowledge that is accessible to everyone, and cultivates good health and […]

Tibetan Hormé Therapy: Soothing Stress, Calming Mind

Sunday, December 2, 2018, 10 AM – 6 PM Central Tibetan House, 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans Hands-On Workshop with Jason Whitlow Hormé is one of the essential healing therapies described in the root texts of Tibetan Medicine. This safe, simple, and portable method uses warm herbal compresses and oil to unwind the nervous system, […]

Dakini Healing Mantra Practice & Feast

Sunday, December 2, 2018, 6–7 PM Central Tibetan House, 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans Guided Meditation with Jason Whitlow On this auspicious Dakini Day, join us to chant the healing mantra of the five dakinis, the embodiment of enlightened feminine wisdom, power, and the pure forms of the five elements. This simple practice supports health […]

Awakening Awareness, One Day Retreat

Soothing the Influence of Stress and Anxiety A day of practices that will benefit you in times of stress and anxiety, lack of sleep, heartache, overwhelm, deadlines, etc. All practices are easy to learn, easy to remember, easy to implement any time, any where. All you have to do is choose to do them! If […]

Being Present with What Is: A Spontaneous Evening w/ Will Ryken

Saturday, September 8, 7:00pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street It is a rare and wonderful privilege to sit with Will Ryken. To sit with Will, chat with Will, be in the same room with Will, is guaranteed to brighten your perspective and lighten the depths of your being. This is so because Will simply ‘is’. […]

Basic Buddhist Meditation from a Zen Perspective

9-week Courses in Basic Buddhist Meditation from a Zen Perspective with Thich Thien Tri Zen teacher Thich Thien Tri, Thay, will be leading this course. He graduated from Vietnamese Buddhist Association with a Bachelor of Arts in Buddhism. Since his arrival in the USA in 2002, Thay has taught in many US cities. In July […]

Mind-Body-Spirit Based Relapse Prevention for Addictions

Wednesday evenings, 7:00pm-9:00pm August 22 August 29 September 5 September 12 Classes will take place at Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Fee for the course is $80. Wanting, aversion, and confusion are at the core of many unskillful behaviors including addictions. Entering and sustaining recovery often requires skillful use of psychological, behavioral and ethical/spiritual tools. […]