Lhabab Duchen with Ven. Amy Miller
October 27th, 4pm – 6pm PDT
*THIS EVENT WILL BE HELD ONLINE VIA ZOOM – A LINK WILL BE EMAILED OUT TO YOU UPON COMPLETION OF REGISTRATION*
Join us, in collaboration with Shantideva Center (NYC), in celebrating Lhabab Düchen, the day when the Buddha descended from the God Realm of Thirty-Three after sharing the Dharma with the gods and his mother. This holiday is a Buddha Multiplying Day when karmic actions are one hundred million times stronger.
Today, just like any other day, is a perfect opportunity to engage more earnestly in one’s practice. Following the advice of Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche for Merit Multiplying Days, we are offering an array of meritorious practices, including a meditation that will help us examine the limitations of samsaric bliss and come closer to the everlasting bliss of liberation and enlightenment by developing wisdom and compassion.
- Sutra for Remembering the Three Jewels
- Extensive tonglen meditation on compassion and emptiness
- Shakyamuni Puja
- Dedication and King of Prayers
ABOUT VENERABLE AMY MILLER
Amy J. Miller (Ven. Lobsang Chodren) first encountered Buddhism in 1987 at Kopan Monastery in Nepal and has been ordained since 2000. She has spent a great deal of time engaged in meditation retreats, study, teaching, and Buddhist center management. Prior to studyingBuddhism, Amy was a political fundraiser in Washington, DC and also worked for Mother Jones Magazine in San Francisco, California. She also trained as a hospice counselor during the peak of the AIDS epidemic in San Francisco and offers courses and retreats on death and dying and end-of-life care
Amy also leads pilgrimages to Buddhist sites such as Lawudo Retreat Center in the Mount Everest region of Nepal. See her website below for more information.
Amy’s teaching style helps people connect with meditation and mindfulness in an effort to gain a refreshing perspective on normally stressful living.
She is also the co-author of FPMT’s Buddhism in a Nutshell. For more information on Amy’s teaching schedule and courses, see www.AmyMiller.com.
DONATE TO SHANTIDEVA CENTER: HERE
WOULD YOU LIKE TO SPONSOR THIS PUJA AND PRAYERS ON THIS HOLY DAY? See sponsorship opportunities below in the registration section.
Your generosity makes it possible for us to share the Dharma and continue working together for the benefit of all sentient beings.
|Date(s):||Oct. 27th, 4pm-6pm PDT|
|Times:||4:00 pm - 6:00 pm|
|Instructor/Leader:||Ven. Amy Miller|
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|Number of sessions:||Holy Day - Puja & Prayers|
|Level:||All are welcome!|
|Location:||Online Via Zoom|
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