Author Archives: Denis Charron

Holy Day – Chökhor Düchen – 4 Aug 2019

Chökhor Düchen, one of the four annual holy days, takes place this year on August 4. On these holy days, the power of any meritorious action is multiplied by 100 million, as cited by Lama Zopa Rinpoche from the Vinaya … Continue reading

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Tuesday Night Teaching: New Topic Starts on 2 July 2019

Tuesday Night Teaching: New Topic Starts on 2 July 2019Mind and Cognition (Lorig) Lorig is the study of Mind, its Factors and Functionality. This teaching is part of the Basic Program and consists of: Awarenesses and Knowers (part 1)Focused primarily … Continue reading

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Venerable Lhundup Jamyang at HBC 17-20 Jul 2019

Venerable Lhundup Jamyang at HBCWednesday 17th July – Saturday 20th July 2019 Venerable Jamyang, a western nun, was born in the Netherlands but has lived in Australia for many years. Jamyang attended a ten-day introductory Buddhist course at Tushita Meditation … Continue reading

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Venerable Thubten Chokyi at HBC 5-7 Jul 2019

Venerable Thubten Chokyi at HBC Friday 5th July – Sunday 7th July 2019 Venerable Thubten Chokyi, a western nun, has been teaching and leading meditation and retreats since her ordination with Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 2006. Chokyi is the senior … Continue reading

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Holy Day – Saka Dawa – 17 Jun 2019

Saka Dawa is one of the four great holy days of the Tibetan calendar, commemorating Shakyamuni Buddha’s birth, enlightenment, and passing into parinirvana. Any actions done during Saka Dawa, both auspicious and harmful, are multiplied in their power. Karmic results … Continue reading

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Statue Consecration on 11 May 2019

Statue Consecration Sat 11 May 1pm Geshe Sonam will be consecrating statues and has made it a condition that those who would like their statue consecrated, participate and help in filling up the statue. If you are unable to attend, … Continue reading

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Geshe Tenzin Zopa at HBC 28-30 Mar 2019

Thursday 28th March – Saturday 30th March 2019 English-speaking Geshe Zopa studied at the Tibetan Monasteries of Kopan and Sera in Nepal and India respectively after being ordained at 12. He is a visiting teacher at FPMT Buddhist Centres, understands … Continue reading

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Holy Day of Miracles – Chötrul Düchen – Tue 19 Feb 2019

The Fifteen Days of Miracles — from the first day of the Tibetan new year (Losar, February 5) until the fifteenth (February 19) — commemorate the special time when Guru Shakyamuni Buddha showed miraculous powers in order to subdue six … Continue reading

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Fundraiser & Farewell Dinner with Ven Tsapel 10 Feb 2019

6pm Sunday 10 Feb 2019 Southern Star Restaurant 1/132 Terrace Rd East Perth Cost: $30 per person for a vegetarian meal The funds raised by this event will go towards the building of Machig Labdron, a new nunnery in Bendigo … Continue reading

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Support for New Nunnery in Bendigo Victoria

Let’s Get Behind the New Nunnery The new nunnery outside Bendigo in Victoria is starting to move. Machig Labdron Nun’s Community will share a site with the Great Stupa for Universal Compassion, Thubten Shedrup Ling Monastery and Atisha Centre so … Continue reading

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