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Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
May 1 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
May 2 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 7:00 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
May 3 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 6 Wednesday Evenings, April 19 – May 24, 2017; 7:00-8:30pm   “Without lineage there is no Buddhism.  Buddhism is lineage.” Tai Situ   It is through lineage and transmission that we come to have a direct experience of our potential to be free of the confusion and ignorance which perpetuates so much suffering for ourselves.  The lineage and the teacher is the actual catalyst which illuminates the path and leads us to the freedom of resting in our true nature.  Through this relationship, our[...]
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The Women’s Group: Women in Spiritual Practice 10:00 AM
The Women’s Group: Women in Spiritual Practice
May 6 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
The Women's Group: Women in Spiritual Practice @ Fairfax | California | United States
The Women’s Group: Support for Women in Spiritual Practice Six Saturdays: Jan 21, Feb 11, March 11, April 1, May 6 and June 10 The Women’s Group provides a rich, supportive environment for women in spiritual practice. The group meets with Pat Berube once a month for three hours; each session includes meditation, teaching and sharing of experience. The group will be studying the book, Machik’s Complete Explanation: Clarifying the Meaning of Chöd, translated by Sarah Harding. In this book. Machik Lapdrön, the great eleventh century yogini, explains her unique[...]
Sound Healing Meditation 7:00 PM
Sound Healing Meditation
May 6 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Sound Healing Meditation
Sound Healing Meditation with Barbara Juniper and Bodhi Setchko Experience the deep relaxation and restorative power of sound healing. On waves of sound, enter into the sacred space of your own pure being. Release tension and stress and  refresh your body, mind and Spirit. Bring a yoga mat, blankets, pillow, eye mask, water bottle, etc. to make yourself comfortable and warm. No Scents or Perfume Please. Location: Sukhasiddhi Center, Fairfax CA. This evening will also be available through live stream video. Cost: $25.00 in advance, $30.00 at door Registration: Register[...]
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Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind 6:30 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
May 7 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the Nature of Mind 7 Sunday Evenings: April 9 – May 28 (no class April 30); 6:30-8:00pm Mahamudra is a practice that leads one to directly experience the open, luminous, pure nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje (1556–1603) is renowned for his three definitive texts on Mahamudra. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is the most pith and accessible of these three. In this seven week class, through meditation and teachings, Lama Dondrup will lead us through the essential instructions of this text, giving us[...]
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Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
May 8 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
May 9 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 7:00 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
May 10 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 6 Wednesday Evenings, April 19 – May 24, 2017; 7:00-8:30pm   “Without lineage there is no Buddhism.  Buddhism is lineage.” Tai Situ   It is through lineage and transmission that we come to have a direct experience of our potential to be free of the confusion and ignorance which perpetuates so much suffering for ourselves.  The lineage and the teacher is the actual catalyst which illuminates the path and leads us to the freedom of resting in our true nature.  Through this relationship, our[...]
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Dharma Training Program – Module II – Open to New Students 9:00 AM
Dharma Training Program – Module II – Open to New Students
May 13 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Dharma Training Program - Module II - Open to New Students
  The Dharma Training Program – Module II There’s a quality of focus and quickening of the spiritual path when you come together under a set of commitments and a formal program. Something comes into focus and becomes available that otherwise wouldn’t necessarily be there as clearly or as vividly. Out of that group commitment, the community – energized by our Lineage – comes to life. That, along with one’s individual practice, makes for a very powerful set of conditions for moving along the path of Dharma.    – Stephen Gross[...]
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Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind 6:30 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
May 14 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the Nature of Mind 7 Sunday Evenings: April 9 – May 28 (no class April 30); 6:30-8:00pm Mahamudra is a practice that leads one to directly experience the open, luminous, pure nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje (1556–1603) is renowned for his three definitive texts on Mahamudra. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is the most pith and accessible of these three. In this seven week class, through meditation and teachings, Lama Dondrup will lead us through the essential instructions of this text, giving us[...]
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Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
May 15 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
May 16 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 7:00 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
May 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 6 Wednesday Evenings, April 19 – May 24, 2017; 7:00-8:30pm   “Without lineage there is no Buddhism.  Buddhism is lineage.” Tai Situ   It is through lineage and transmission that we come to have a direct experience of our potential to be free of the confusion and ignorance which perpetuates so much suffering for ourselves.  The lineage and the teacher is the actual catalyst which illuminates the path and leads us to the freedom of resting in our true nature.  Through this relationship, our[...]
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The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is 7:00 PM
The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is
May 18 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is
The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is 6 Thursday evenings: May 18 – July 6, 7:00-8:30pm (no class June 22 or 29) We are, as human beings, constantly interpreting our experience through the veils of reactivity, memory and labeling, eventually coming to experience life almost completely through a conceptual overlay, a conceptually driven reality.  The conceptual overlay can give us a reassuring sense of certainty – “I know this, I know that, this is good, that is bad, I know what is what” – but it also too often reduces[...]
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Bodhi Program Retreat 9:00 AM
Bodhi Program Retreat
May 19 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Bodhi Program Retreat
Open only to program participants.    
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Bodhi Program Retreat 9:00 AM
Bodhi Program Retreat
May 20 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Bodhi Program Retreat
Open only to program participants.    
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Bodhi Program Retreat 9:00 AM
Bodhi Program Retreat
May 21 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Bodhi Program Retreat
Open only to program participants.    
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind 6:30 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
May 21 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the Nature of Mind 7 Sunday Evenings: April 9 – May 28 (no class April 30); 6:30-8:00pm Mahamudra is a practice that leads one to directly experience the open, luminous, pure nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje (1556–1603) is renowned for his three definitive texts on Mahamudra. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is the most pith and accessible of these three. In this seven week class, through meditation and teachings, Lama Dondrup will lead us through the essential instructions of this text, giving us[...]
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Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
May 22 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
May 23 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 7:00 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
May 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 6 Wednesday Evenings, April 19 – May 24, 2017; 7:00-8:30pm   “Without lineage there is no Buddhism.  Buddhism is lineage.” Tai Situ   It is through lineage and transmission that we come to have a direct experience of our potential to be free of the confusion and ignorance which perpetuates so much suffering for ourselves.  The lineage and the teacher is the actual catalyst which illuminates the path and leads us to the freedom of resting in our true nature.  Through this relationship, our[...]
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The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is 7:00 PM
The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is
May 25 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is
The Eight Consciousnesses: Experiencing Life as It Is 6 Thursday evenings: May 18 – July 6, 7:00-8:30pm (no class June 22 or 29) We are, as human beings, constantly interpreting our experience through the veils of reactivity, memory and labeling, eventually coming to experience life almost completely through a conceptual overlay, a conceptually driven reality.  The conceptual overlay can give us a reassuring sense of certainty – “I know this, I know that, this is good, that is bad, I know what is what” – but it also too often reduces[...]
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An Introduction to Meditation: Why, What and How 9:00 AM
An Introduction to Meditation: Why, What and How
May 27 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
An Introduction to Meditation: Why, What and How
An Introduction to Meditation: Why, What and How with Ian Richard Albert Saturday, May 27, 9am-noon In this workshop we will explore shamata, or calm abiding meditation, the foundational meditation practice in the Buddhist tradition. Through the practice of shamata, we come to experience the present moment with calm clarity and an open, non-grasping quality of awareness. This is a doorway to deeper insight into the nature of our minds and our relationship with the world around us. The workshop will present the Why, What and How of meditation within a[...]
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Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind 6:30 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
May 28 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the Nature of Mind 7 Sunday Evenings: April 9 – May 28 (no class April 30); 6:30-8:00pm Mahamudra is a practice that leads one to directly experience the open, luminous, pure nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje (1556–1603) is renowned for his three definitive texts on Mahamudra. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is the most pith and accessible of these three. In this seven week class, through meditation and teachings, Lama Dondrup will lead us through the essential instructions of this text, giving us[...]
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Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
May 29 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
May 30 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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Amitabha Puja 7:00 PM
Amitabha Puja
May 31 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Amitabha Puja
Amitabha Puja AMITABHA is the buddha of our realm, and the embodiment of the transformation of desire and clinging into discerning wisdom. When we are faced with a terminal illness or a death of a loved one, it can be quite a challenge to find peace with what is happening. The dharma helps us to connect with the blessings, love and peace of our awakened heart. Amitabha practice helps us now while the time of death is uncertain, to establish a connection to awakened heart that as The Tibetan Book[...]