Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva & Open meditation

 Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva & Open meditation

Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva & Open meditation

Jul 12, 2020, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Sunday Discussions with Acharya Tashi

Sundays – June 7, June 14, July 5, July 12

10:30 am – Open Meditation

11:00 am – Noon – Teaching by Acharya Tashi

Who are bodhisattvas and what do they practice? In the fourteenth century, the Tibetan Buddhist master Gyalse Tokmé Zangpo answered these questions in a now classic teaching called the Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva. This text, consisting of inspiring verses distilling the entire Mahayana path of compassion, continues to inspire modern-day Buddhist masters, including His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

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Acharya Tashi Wangchuk

Born and raised in eastern Bhutan, Acharya Tashi Wangchuk moved to Rumtek Monastery in Sikkim, India, at the age of 15. While there, he studied for ten years and graduated from Karma Shri Nalanda Institute, the principal Karma Kagyu monastic college. After his graduation, Acharya Tashi assumed teaching responsibilities for the Karma Kagyu lineage in Hong Kong before returning to Rumtek Monastery to teach at the college from which he graduated.
Following this, Acharya Tashi did editorial work for Nitartha International in Nepal, an educational organization founded by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche to preserve and digitize endangered Tibetan texts. Acharya Tashi is one of the principal editors working to publish the renowned Eight Great Treatises of the Karma Kagyu lineage. Acharya Tashi Wangchuk is the resident teacher at Nalanda West.

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