Photo Journal

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 […]

Mindful Buddhist Environmentalism throughout the Solar System

Wednesday, June 26 7:00pm-9:00pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street Suggested donation: $10-$20 As human beings reach further into space, so do the environmental issues that people bring with them. Examples of environmental problems beyond Earth include the mass of space junk that orbits our planet, the mining on the moon that NASA will support by […]

Awakening the Third Eye Weekend Retreat

June 22, 2019-June 23, 2019 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 […]

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 […]

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, […]