Introduction to Buddhism
7 PM Friday (7/22)
A senior student will lead this next class in our ongoing course introducing the basic Buddhist concepts. Everyone is welcome to attend this or any class in the series to learn more about the Dharma, the teaching of the Buddha.
Friday (7/22) - 10 AM
All are welcome to participate in this monthly protector practice puja.
Green Tara Initiation (Cittamani Tara)
2 PM Sunday August 7th, 2016
Gaden Samdrupling Monastery is honored with the presence of Ven. Sherab Rinpoche, who recognized reincarnation at a young age and received a Geshe degree (Doctorate in Buddhist studies) from Shar Gaden. He will take part in a ceremony and offer Green Tara initiation during his stay in the Tri State. More Information
We are honored to announce that we are fortunate to have two great teachers visiting us this fall. In September Ven.Geshe Kunchok will offer teachings and initiations, and in November Ven. Lama Zasep Rinpoche will offer teaching and initiations. If you would like to make requests for specific teachings, please let us know.
Gaden Samdrupling Buddhist Monastery, founded in 1999, is a community center for Buddhist study, practice, and culture. It is a tiny corner of Tibet transplanted to the West Side of Cincinnati. Historically, a Tibetan town monastery served as a hub of spiritual and communal activity. Community members drew religious and spiritual inspiration from the monastery and provided material support for the monks, who focused their efforts on helping all sentient beings.
GSL Monastery continues this tradition by offering classes, meditation practice and special events for those in the community who wish to learn about or study Tibetan Buddhism as a philosophy for life, a spiritual path or a religious practice. Our teachers offer instruction handed down from Shakyamuni Buddha (“The Buddha”) and passed from teacher to student in an unbroken lineage for over 2,500 years.
All are welcome. Our purpose is not to convert individuals to Buddhism. Rather, our intention in offering the teachings is to assist others in attaining happiness and peace.
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