Offering Our Faith – A Special Day Retreat
Unguided Retreat with Introduction in first session
Sunday 4 Jun | 9am – 4.30pm |
Celebrating the kindness of our Spiritual Guide.
Every day we remember the extraordinary kindness of Venerable Geshe-la, Root Guru and Founder of the New Kadampa Tradition. But on the auspicious day, June 4 – Buddha’s Turning of the Wheel of Dharma Day – at Kadampa centres around the world, with minds of rejoicing and gratitude, we offer him our faith through using the special prayer Request to the Holy Spiritual Guide Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso from his Faithful Disciples and collecting our Guru’s name mantra in this one-day retreat.
Everyone is welcome to join us for this special day.
Retreat sessions will be unguided, with a short introduction at the beginning of the first session.
Session 1 9-10.30am
Session 2 11.30am – 1pm
Session 3 3 – 4.30pm
A special evening puja to celebrate Buddha’s Return form Heaven Day:
7 – 8.45pm. Offering to the Spiritual Guide with tsog
fee: no cost
Venue: At KMC Edinburgh, 172 Leith Walk, EH6 5EA
Gen Kelsang Wangmo has been studying and practising Kadampa Buddhism and ordained as a nun for over 20 years. Loved for her gentle and joyful approach and her sincere example, Gen Wangmo’s lighthearted yet profound teachings provide practical wisdom for modern daily life.
Kadampa Meditation Centre
172 Leith Walk,
Street parking currently free in this area.
While tram work continues there is only southbound traffic on Leith Walk, towards the Centre.
Buses can be taken to Easter Road, then cut across Lorne Street onto Leith Walk.