2019 at a glance: courses and events (august – december)

full and half-day courses

nb 
  • bookings: are required for all half and full day courses  (the link to the booking form is available on the information page associated with the course)
  • cost: 
    • half-day course: $30 (includes morning tea)
    • full-day course: $60 (includes morning tea and lunch)

saturday, august 24

  • a life of less worry
  • half-day course with birgit saunders
  • 1.00pm - 4.00pm
  • tararua reap, 15 gordon street, dannevirke

saturday, september 21

  • the path to bliss: highlights from the kadampa summer festival, 2019
  • full-day course with gen kelsang demo
  • 10am - 4pm
  • amitabha kadampa buddhist centre, palmerston north

sunday, october 20

  • a unique and blessed opportunity: the mirror of dharma
  • half-day course with gen kelsang demo
  • 10am - 1pm
  • amitabha kadampa buddhist centre, palmerston north

sunday, december 1

  • living meaningfully, dying Joyfully
  • half-day course with gen kelsang demo
  • 10am - 1pm
  • whanganui community arts centre, whanganui

 

more dates for your calendar: august, 2019 – january, 2020

friday, august 30 - monday, september 2

  • Training in Concentration: Part 3 of 3
  • Sixtus Lodge, Apiti

friday, september 27 - thursday, october 3

  • International Kadampa Fall Festival
  • grand canyon, USA

saturday, november 16

  • Buddha Amitayus Blessing Empowerment
  • with Gen Kelsang Demo
  • Addis House, Palmerston North

sunday, november 17

  • Guided 'long-life' Retreat
  • with Gen Kelsang Demo
  • Amitabha Buddhist Centre, Palmerston North

 

sunday, december 8

  • Annual Amitabha Picnic and (optional) walk
  • time and place to be decided

friday, december 27  - friday, january 3

  • summer lamrin retreat
  • with gen kelsang demo
  • sixtus lodge, apiti

friday, january 10 - monday, january 13

  • aotearoa/nz dharma festival
  • with gen-la kelsang khyenrab
  • vajrasattva empowerment and teachings on removing obstacles & negative karma
  • wellington

tuesday, january 14 -thursday, january 16

  • post-festival retreat
  • kadampa meditation centre, island bay, wellington