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How to do a deity yoga retreat
Saturday, October 06, 2012, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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Friday 4pm - Saturday 12:30pm Geshe Ngawang Dakpa will give an explanation on how to perform the correct way to do the rituals for the beginning and ending of retreats. These rituals include: How to set up our retreat seat and bless the room and so forth How to dispel hindrances before our first session The proper way to do a fire puja to conclude the retreat Geshe Dakpa will explain these on the basis of Yamantaka pracitce, but it will e applicable to other deity practices. If you have "Meditation on Vajrabhairava", the Yamantaka long Sadhana and "A Manual of Ritual Fire Offerings" bring those along. Geshe Dakpa was born in Tibet and now lives in San Francisco. He attained a Geshe degree (doctorate in Buddhist studies) with honors and is well renown for his brilliant scholarly achievements and constantly inspires all who hear him with his willingness to share the Buddhas teachings. Pre-registration is required - Please check the website
Location : Land of Medicine Buddha - 5800 Prescott Road - Soquel
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Sliding scale $10-50 per session - 3 sessions