Santa Monica KTC & Los Angeles KTC are pleased to host Lama Karma Drodhul
August 15 -17, 2014
(3 events at 3 different locations)
Friday, August 15th 7:30pm – 9pm
Public Talk and Refuge Vow: Buddha Nature and becoming a Buddhist
How to access our own Buddha Nature. Examine how we discover joy in our lives and carry it with us always.
LOCATION: The Church at 1220 2nd Street, Santa Monica. Parking in structures on 2nd Street. Enter through church courtyard.
Suggested donation: $5
Saturday, August 16th
(two separate sessions may be attended individually)
10am – 12noon
Calm Abiding meditation instruction and practice. This is the core and essential meditation practice for all Buddhists
2pm – 4pm
Active Compassion meditation instruction, also called “Tong-Len”. Lama Karma will give instructions in these 2 profound practices so you will be able to begin a successful meditation practice.
LOCATION: 5655 Bowesfield Street, LA 90016. Plenty of parking on Clyde Avenue. Suggested donation: $20 each session
Sunday, August 17th 2pm – 4pm
Practice of Compassion
Co-sponsored by LA KTC
Teachings on “Chenrezig”, the Bodhisattva of Compassion are the essence of Tibetan Buddhism. Both simple and deeply profound, they reveal the heart of altruism and cultivate an awareness of mind’s true nature. The program will include meditation on compassion and mantra practice. It is suitable for both new and experienced meditators.
LOCATION: Spirit Studio, 2601 Hyperion Avenue, LA 90027
(Enter at 3711 Evans Street. Behind Barbarella’s, street parking also available)
Suggested donation: $20
Please bring cushion if you have it.
For information on the Sunday event, or LA KTC please call
Lama Karma Drodhul is Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche’s principal attendant and assistant. He became a monk when he was nine years old and at twenty received both getsul (intermediate) and gelong (full) ordination from Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche. Lama Karma excelled in all aspects of dharma study and completed his education in five years. In March 2004, Lama Karma completed his first and in February 2008 his second traditional three-year, three-month retreat under Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche at Karme Ling Retreat Center. He now is the Drubpon (retreat master) at Karme Ling.
Please RSVP in case there are changes
Call Daniel 323-424-7894
If you have any interest, please come, no one turned away for lack of funds.