Tara Practice and Q&A with Ven. Amy Miller

Mondays, April 13, 20, & 27

*** This course will be offered online via Zoom ***

We will send a Zoom link to all registrants ahead of the teachings. 

Please reach out to Rolland Swing, Spiritual Program Coordinator, at  for any Zoom or registration issues.

Ven. Amy will offer three practice sessions on Tara the Liberator, the female Buddha who is so beloved to many Tibetan Buddhist practitioners. We invite you to come together to connect, settle into space with others and yourself, and deepen your connection with Mother Tara.
Ven. Amy has kindly agreed to lead Land of Medicine Buddha and our sister FPMT center, Vajrapani Insititute, in this time together which will include:
  • Time to arrive and connect
  • Setting a motivation
  • A grounding, calming meditation
  • The Tara Practice and mantras
  • Space for Q&A at the end
His Holiness the Dalai Lama has particularly recommended this practice for our current time.  And Lama Zopa Rinpoche shares, “… For the success of your Dharma practice, of your actualizing the graduated path to enlightenment, you must rely upon a special deity, or Buddha, such as Tara. All the actions of the Buddhas have manifested in this female aspect of Buddha, Tara the Liberator, in order to help living beings to accomplish successfully both temporal and ultimate happiness.”

Resources Related to Tara

Additional Information

These virtual practice sessions are offered for free, with an opportunity to leave a donation to support the center if you feel moved or are able.


Ven. Amy Miller at Tibet House on October 2, 2016 in New York City. Amy J. Miller (Ven. Lobsang Chodren) first encountered Tibetan Buddhism in the spring of 1987 during a course at Kopan Monastery in Nepal. Since then, she has spent a great deal of time engaged in meditation retreats, study, teaching, and Buddhist center management throughout the world. Prior to meeting the Dharma, Amy was a political fundraiser in Washington, DC and also worked for Mother Jones Magazine in San Francisco, California. Amy also trained as an emotional support 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.


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Date(s): Mondays, April 13, 20, & 27
Times: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Instructor/Leader: Ven. Amy Miller
Type of event:
Number of sessions: 3
Level: Beginner; Any Level
Participation: All Are Invited - Drop-In's Welcome
Location: Other Location
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