Sep 26, Thursday - 7pm till end

With interpretation by Venerable Steve Carlier

Dagri Rinpoche will be conferring the Secret Hayagriva Empowerment (instead of the Yamantaka Empowerment).
Secret Hayagriva is a highest yoga tantra empowerment from the Lotus Family. This will be a full empowerment, complete with the four initiations. Tantric vows will be conferred. 
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Hayagriva is a wrathful aspect of Chenresig. Making prayers to Hayagriva is a swift and powerful means to overcome negative forces and obstacles including those caused by spirit harms. Prayers to the deity are especially beneficial in these degenerate times when sufferings and illnesses are rampant due to the strong delusions of sentient beings. As a manifestation of Chenresig, the practice of Hayagriva also helps to develop compassion.

Pre-requisite: Students must have taken refuge in the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha. They must have some experience of the three principal aspects of the path -- renunciation, bodhicitta and the correct view of emptiness. And they must have faith in and appreciation for Tantra.
Commitment - daily for the rest of your life. - Six Session Guru Yoga - best to do the long, if not possible, short version - Mantra of Secret Hayagriva

Full Program of Dagri Rinpoche's Visit

Sept 25, Wednesday: 7pm - 9pm Public Talk: About Sutra and Tantra Sept 26, Thursday: 7pm till end Secret Hayagriva Empowerment (Tam.drin Sang.drup) Sept 27 – Oct 6: Three sessions: 10:30am, 3pm, 7pm Lama Chopa Commentary

Registration

Please pre-register online to help us make sure we have enough seats and handouts for you.  Those who did not pre-register will not be guaranteed a copy of the handout.
  • To register for the Public Talk only: Click here
  • To register for the Secret Hayagriva Empowerment & Public Talk: Sep 25 & 26 Click here
  • To register for the Commuter Lama Chopa teachings: Sep 27-Oct 6: Click here
  • To register for the Full Residential Event: from Sep 25 - Oct 6. Click here

Gift of Dharma - Be Part of this Extraordinary Event

This is going to be an amazing 12 days with Dagri Rinpoche - such a rare and precious opportunity!  Our intention is to make attending these events available and affordable for anyone striving for full enlightenment, for those who appreciate the importance of this practice and willing to take on the daily practice for the rest of their lives. As Lama Zopa Rinpoche said:
You will be quickly liberated from oceans of samsaric sufferings and their causes and achieve full enlightenment. It protects the mind from all delusions. Its benefits are amazing.
There are mundane expenses even in spiritual events. We therefore appeal to open hearted students and benefactors who are able to help us put on this event. We would appreciate to hear from members of our Dharma community who have the merit and fortune to be able to become sponsors!
    • Buddha level: $1,008
    • Dharma level: $540
    • Sangha level: $324
    • Arya level: $108

Sangha Sponsorship

LMB offer free food and shared accommodation to all monastics. We have about 11 Sangha registered for this event. Help us to support them!
    • Sponsor one meal for one day: $31
    • Sponsor one Sangha's meals for the entire 12 day retreat: $372
    • Sponsor one Sangha for the entire 12 day retreat: $812
Thank you so much for your generosity. - “The gift of the Dharma excels all gifts."
Read more about Dagri Rinpoche, from the FPMT website.

See photos from Dagri Rinpoche's 2011 visit to LMB. See photos of Dagri Rinpoche from around the world.

 
Date(s): Sep 26, Thursday - 7pm till end
Times: 7:00 pm
Instructor/Leader: Dagri Rinpoche
Type of event: retreat
Number of sessions: 1
Level: Advanced
Participation: Full retreat or drop in
Location: Main Gompa
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Registration and Donations for Secret Hayagriva Empowerment by Dagri Rinpoche

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