August, July and recent 2015 DKC schedule

August 4TH His Holiness arrives today around 6pm to DKC.  Please join for the welcome greeting at DKC and plan to arrive around 5:00 - 5:30pm if you can. 

 August 1st 5:30pm Volenteer meeting in preparation of His Holiness's arrival on August 4th.  Please plan to attend this meeting if you will be volenteering at the event.

August 1st 7:00pm Drupon Samten teaches on “How to prepare our minds to receive these precious empowerments, teachings and oral transmissions from His Holiness”. Drupon will share with us how to prepare our minds and have the proper motivation for this event so that we can receive these teachings in a similar manner as has been done with previous masters in the past in order to continue to preserve these teachings and blessings from the Lord Buddha for the benefit of all sentient beings.

August 4th 5:00pm Please join us to WELCOME HIS HOLINESS TO DKC -- You can arrive any time after 4pm.  We will prepare around 5pm - 5:30pm for His Holiness's arrival to DKC.

August 6th - 9th  His Holiness's program at DKC (see details above and under special events)

Recently completed programs below

 July 25th 10am - 5pm  Volenteer work day and continue preparations for His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon's arrival in a couple weeks.  We need help inside, outside and with various tasks to get ready to recieve His Holiness.  Any amount of time that you can come to help is greatly appreciated.  Please bring your lunch or something to share for a potluck if you will be here during the lunch time.  Thanks in advance.

 July 18th 10am - 5pm  Volenteer work day and preparations for His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon's arrival in a couple weeks.  We need help inside, outside and with various tasks to get ready to recieve His Holiness. 

 

 

July 11th 7:00-8:30pm Dharma Protectors practice at DKC

 

July 4th 7pm -- Join us to celebrate His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama's 80th birthday

Amitayus Long Life ceremony and TSOk (food offering).  Please bring something for the TSOK offering. 

 June 27th 7pm --  Lopon Dorje Khandro continues teachings on the Jewel Ornament of Liberation

June 20th 7pm -- Movie night with Drupon Samten Rinpoche.

June 6th 7:00pm Dharma Protector's practice with Ani Dolma and Ani Tenzin -- Chanting with Tibetan musical instruments and Tea offering mudras.

May 30th 7:00pm Shamata meditation and Chenrezig practice -- Silent meditation, and chanting along with mantra recitation and tibetan musical instruments.

May 24th  10am Lopon Dorje Khandro will give teaching on the next section in the Jewel Ornament of LIberation (The Mahayana Family)

 

May 17th Earthquake Sacred Sound Benefit Concert with Richard Rudis and Diane Mandel  Sunday at 7pm at DKC.  Suggested donation $20   All proceeds will go for Nepal Relief

Here is a link to where you can also donate online and see what is being done to help Nepal.  https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/nepal-earthquake-relief-drikung-buddhist-group