We are excited to announce the return visit from Lama Karma Drodul. His visit will consist of: Public talk on Death and Dying Weekend teaching on The Four thoughts that turn the mind to Dharma and Ngondro practice The giving of Refuge Ceremony and Amitabha Empowerment Full details to be announced shortly.
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Umbrella The precious umbrella symbolizes the wholesome activity of preserving beings from illness, harmful forces, obstacles and so forth in this life and all kinds of temporary and enduring sufferings of the three lower realms, and the realms of human beings and gods in future lives. It also represents the enjoyment of a feast of […]
Cultivating Emotional, Physical, and Spiritual Health: TEACHINGS ON THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE BUDDHA By LAMA KARMA DRODHUL We are honored and delighted to welcome Lama Karma Drodhul, Retreat Master at Karme Ling Retreat Cetner, to Karma Thegsum Choling Jacksonville August 6-7, 2016. Lama Karma will be teaching on the profound healing practice of Medicine Buddha. The […]
The benefits of reciting the mantra Om Mani Peme Hung, associated with the Buddha Chenrezig, the Buddha of Compassion, are held to be as infinite as space. This mantra is a prayer, a deep aspiration from our most loving heart and mind, that all beings in all realms be reborn in a state of bliss, […]
From KTD newsletter Lama Kathy discusses the Columbus KTC fire. Photo above: Screen capture from Columbus’ NBC4: fireman removes the Dream Flag from the Columbus KTC. Buddha said “things always change and [are] impermanent.” We all were saddened to see the devastating fire that damaged the Columbus Karma Thegsum Choling (KTC) building early in the morning […]
We are delighted to announce that Lama Karma Drodhul will be visiting KTCJax for a teaching weekend June 12-14. Lama Karma has not visited Jacksonville for several years. We just had a very eventful visit from Lama Lodro Lhamo and Lama Choenyi but we didn’t want to pass up the opportunity to host Lama Karma, […]
Please join us at KTCJax in May! We are delighted to host Lama Lodro Lhamo in May, while she teaches the practice of Green Tara, the female Buddha of Enlightened activity. (from Namse Bangdzo)…Green Tara is a gentle female embodiment of universal compassion. She represents the virtuous, enlightened, and miraculous activity of all Buddhas. She reaches out her hand in the gesture […]