Kagyu Samye Dzong Edinburgh’s 8th Anniversary Weekend of Teachings and Special Events with Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche

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Lama Yeshe Losal RinpocheWe are honoured and happy to host our Abbot and precious teacher, Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche for the 8th Anniversary weekend events at KSD Edinburgh.

Saturday September 22nd 2018, 10am to 11am
The Meaning of Taking Refuge
Ani Rinchen Khandro will explain the meaning of taking Refuge for those who wish to formally become Buddhists and participate in the Refuge Ceremory with Lama Yeshe Rinpoche.

11.30am to 12.30pm
Refuge Ceremony with Lama Yeshe Rinpoche
Please inform the office in advance if you with to take Refuge in the Buddhist Faith. The ceremony is for participants and their families and friends.

3.00pm to 4.30pm
A Keynote Talk by Lama Yeshe Rinpoche
Whether we are sitting in meditation or engaging with the world we need to develop a healthy, balanced and stable mind. Lama Yeshe Rinpoche gives practical instruction on meditation to calm the mind and advice on how to apply it in action for a meaningful and joyful life. The talk will be followed by a Q & A session.

7.00pm to 8.00pm
A film about the work of Akong Tulku Rinpoche by Sitar Rose
A documentary, shot mainly in Tibet over several years, featuring rare footage of Akong Rinpoche and students on visits to some of his many projects.


Sunday September 23rd 2018, 2.30pm to 4.30pm
Guru Rinpoche Shower of Blessings Tsok Puja
The 8th Anniversary Weekend concludes with a thanksgiving puja and celebratory sacred feast. Everybody is welcome. Offerings and donations are much appreciated.

Please note: All our Dharma teachings are free of charge. By making donations you are practicing generosity that helps sustain the Centre. Thank you.