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Kham to Kathmandu: Monastic Vajrayana in Motion, A Historical, Demographic, and Ethnographic Study of Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling

Tuesday, April 9 7pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street $10 suggested donation This presentation focuses on Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling monastery in the Kathmandu Valley. The monastery was founded by Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche, one of the foremost meditation masters of the 20th century from Kham in Eastern Tibet. It will explore: - Historical context of the […]

Studying the Buddha Way

Diving deeply into the Fundamentals of Buddhism Led by Reverend Michaela O’Connor Bono 4 Part Class Series Tuesday evenings March 12- April 2 7:00-8:45pm $80-$100 sliding scale To register, contact Tibetan House, info@tibetanhouse.com This class will explore how the fundamental teachings of Buddhism relate to our daily life and practice. Every class will include meditation […]

Mardi Gras Schedule for Tibetan House

Due to Uptown parades lined up on Tchoupitoulas and preparations for the Apocolypse Ball, Tibetan House will be closed early on Friday and all day Saturday during the last two weeks of Mardi Gras. Friday, February 22 ClosedSaturday, February 23 Closed Thursday, February 28 No evening meditation class Friday, March 1 Closed at 2:00pm Saturday, […]

February 2019

  February 2019 “Wish You all A VERY HAPPY LOSAR: TIBETAN NEW YEAR ! … May all your Wishes be swiftly accomplished, all your obstacles dispelled. May there be peace and harmony in the world. Let us recognize that we are all ONE HUMAN FAMILY TASHI DELEK!” Written by Ngapka Karma Lhundup upon sincere request […]

Lama Lena Teachings, February 5-12, 2019

Lama Lena (Yeshe Khaytup) Lama Lena has engaged in traditional Buddhist study and practice for over 40 years. Her experiences include 30 years of traveling with and translating for the Venerable Wangdor Rinpoche, whose lineage in both Dzogchen and Chagchen she holds. Additionally, she completed a 7 year cave retreat in Tso Pema, India. Traveling […]

January 2019 Newsletter

  *|MC_PREVIE   January 2019 “Let Love and Compassion Flow from your Heart!” This is Mattieu Ricard’s New Year message: Let love and compassion flow from your heart. He is a Buddhist monk, photographer, author and humanitarian. We hope this message stays with you, spontaneously popping into your thoughts and actions throughout the year, and […]

Meditation Class Schedule at Tibetan House

Tibetan House offers weekly classes on Sitting in Stillness meditation practice. The first Tuesday and Friday of every month will be more of an introductory class for newcomers. It is not necessary to attend the first class in order to come the following classes of the month, although it is recommended. Meditation practice rests on […]

Tibetan House Closed 12/28 and 12/29

Happy New Year!  We will see you in 2019!

December 2018

December 2018 In the Spirit of the Holidays,we offer this quote from Shantideva: “Whenever catching sight of others, look upon them with an open, loving heart.” — Shantideva According to legend, Shantideva was greatly inspired by the celestial bodhisattva Manjushri, from whom he secretly received teachings and great insights. Yet as far as the other […]

No Meditation Classes in December

New Schedule Starting January 2019 Sitting In Stillness: Introduction Class to Meditation Beginning January, Tibetan House will be offering monthly series in Sitting in Stillness meditation practice. The first Thursday and Friday of every month will be an introductory class on Sitting in Stillness. The following Thursdays and Fridays of that month will be progressive […]