Dear Dharma Friends,
We are very honor to have H.E. Rigzin Dorjee Rinpoche coming to Alexandria again for some great Dharma activities. Last year Rinpoche bestowed upon us the wonderful teaching on Phowa and Phowa Empowerment. This year, to deepen our practices, we will have the Four Immearsurables, Introduction to Dzochen, Zambala Empowerment, Four Seals, and Four Reliances. Please see the schedule and location below and help us spread the word. Rinpoche is a student of H.H. Penor Rinpoche and a good friend of Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso who has told us there is no reason not to attend any of Rinpoche's teachings.
Saturday, October 1st
Location: Hoa Nghiem Temple
9111 Backlick Road, Fort Belvoir Virginia 22060
Contact: Brian Chen (703)801-2227, Hao Ton (703)786-4684
10:00 AM -12:00 PM - Teaching: Introduction to Dzochen & Path to Dzochen
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch with Rinpoche and Abbot
2:00 PM- 4:00 PM - Teaching: Introduction to Longchen Ningtik tradition. Deepening your practice. Special emphasis on Four Seals and Four Reliances.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Questions and Answers
Sunday, October 2nd
Location: 211 King Street, Old Town Alexandria Virginia 22314
Contact: Sally (703) 683-2074 Brian Chen (703)801-2227
10:00 AM -12:00 PM - Teaching: Four Immeasurables
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Empowerment: Lion Face Dakini and Zambala Empowerment
During the Zambala Empowerment, Rinpoche will also offer the Zambala vases. Each Zambala Vase has many types of Mantras, Buddha's Relics, aBlessing pill, incense from Tibet, Nepal, Sikkim, India and Bhutan, all kind of stones, sand and many others holy things. We hope that this will bring us great blessing, energy, perfect enlightenment. Rinpoche will explain more in details about the vase during the teaching.
The vase will be available during the teachings on Sunday, in Old Town Location. The cost will be $100 dollars each.
All proceeds will go to Rinzin Rinpoche's monastery Nyingma Institute Taktse in Sikkim.
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