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15th Annual Amitabha Dechen Shingdrup

Week 1: Sept 10 – 12 @ NWTCA Community Center (Portland OR)

Week 2: Sept 16 – 18 @ Mount Adams Buddhist Temple (Trout Lake WA)

  • Morning Session: Sojong and Amitabha Sadhana practice
  • Afternoon Session: Teaching on ‘The Words of my Perfect Teacher’ by Patrul Rinpoche
  • Last Day: Butter Lamp Prayer and Tsok Offering

There is no fee/registration and all Dharma students are welcome to join.

Contact person: Dikyi Lhamo (Spiritual Director) @ 360 721-2962 or for further information, visit www.nwtca.org

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Always respect your parents and their kindness to you

August 3rd, 2022|Comments Off on Always respect your parents and their kindness to you

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Take the words of a kind-hearted person to heart

August 3rd, 2022|Comments Off on Take the words of a kind-hearted person to heart

41 སེམས་བཟང་ཅན་གྱི་བསླབ་བྱའི་ཚིག་ལ་འཇམ་པོ་མེད། ཚིག་ལ་མི་སྟུན་དོན་ལ་སྟུན་ནས་དོན་རྣམས་བདག་པོ་རྒྱག་དགོས། The words of a kind-hearted person’s advice are not meant to humiliate you. Rely not on their words, which may be abrupt or harsh, but on their intention; take the meaning of

Check the balance of your own faults and good qualities

July 17th, 2022|Comments Off on Check the balance of your own faults and good qualities

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“In brief, disciples, wherever you live, always remember and never forget all the advice I have given you;
Then we will meet again in joy. That is my heart advice.”
From Heartfelt Advice of Dharma Nectar,” written by Khenpo Karten Rinpoche.
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