WEEKEND COURSE: The Oral Instructions of Mahamudra

  • DATE & TIME

    Saturday & Sunday September 26 – 27

    Recordings will be available to watch for 7 days after the event.

  • HOW TO ATTEND

    Whilst continuing to stream, we are working to re-open the centre to allow in-person attendance to some classes in the safest way possible.  This will take us time and our startup will be a rolling start.  We will send out messages with any updates as we have them.  Please be sure you are on our emailing list to receive the updates.

  • COURSE LEVEL

    **Open to Highest Yoga Tantra practitioners only and those who have a sincere wish to get their HYT Empowerment soon**

  • COURSE FEE

    £40 | Free for Gold and Platinum members

    To save money find out more about our membership options here

    ** if you are struggling financially and cannot afford to pay for a class, please contact us at events@meditateinbrighton.com

    Everyone needs to register including members.

    Our classes are intended for people in our local area (Sussex), if you live elsewhere you can find your local centre who will be offering livestream classes here https://kadampa.org/map

  • BOOKING

    When you sign up, you will receive an email with the links to the live retreat sessions. After each session is finished you can use the same links to access the recording of the class which will remain valid for 7 days.
    If you don’t receive an email, please check in your junk box as it may have landed there!

    We stream our classes using ZOOM. If this is your first experience on ZOOM, please prepare in advance by downloading the ZOOMapp download the Zoom app here (which is free) on to your device or by registering on your laptop or other computer.

    If you need help with anything please email events@meditateinbrighton.com

    Booking opens 2nd August.

Course info

The Oral instructions of Mahamudra

In this special retreat on the Oral Instructions of Mahamudra we will explore the profound and uncommon practices of the Ganden Oral Lineage as presented by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. We will specifically focus on the 5 stages of training in Mahamudra meditation as they are presented in this extraordinary text, with emphasis on memorization and reciting mentally from the heart while concentrating on the meaning.

**Open to Highest Yoga Tantra practitioners only and those who have a sincere wish to get their HYT Empowerment soon**

Teacher

This event is taught by Gen Kelsang Thekchen, senior Buddhist Monk and Resident Teacher of Bodhisattva KMC.

Schedule

Saturday 26 September

9.00am – 10.15am: Guided retreat session

11.30am – 12.45pm: Guided retreat session

4pm – 5.15pm: Guided retreat session

7pm – 8.30pm: Guided retreat session (includes Q&A)

Sunday 27 September

9.00am – 10.15am: Guided retreat session

11.30am – 12.45pm: Guided retreat session

4pm – 5.15pm: Guided retreat session

7pm – 8.30pm: Guided retreat session (includes Q&A)

Suggested Course Materials

On this retreat we will be using ‘The Hundreds of Deities of the Joyful Land According to Highest Yoga Tantra’ in each session, you can order a copy of this Ebooklet here

The teachings will be principally from the book ‘The Oral Instructions of Mahamudra’, you can order the book or ebook here

Bodhisattva Kadampa Meditation Centre is a member of the International Kadampa Buddhist Union (IKBU) and is a Registerd Charity No. 1016354.