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Holy Day – Lhabab Düchen – Wed 27 Oct 2021

Lhabab Düchen this year takes place on 27 October 2021. It marks the day when Shakyamuni Buddha descended from the Heaven of the Thirty-three after giving teachings to his mother who had been reborn there. On this auspicious day, all virtue created … Continue reading

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Ven Chokyi – One-Day Meditation Retreat – 20 Nov 2021

Wisdom and Compassion One-Day Meditation Retreat Saturday 20 Nov 9am-5pm The bliss and clarity of the mind in all sentient beings is temporarily obscured. The degree to which we are obscured is the degree to which we suffer. Conversely as … Continue reading

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Ven Chokyi – The Rising of Natural Happiness – 19 Nov 2021

The Rising of Natural Happiness Friday Night Talk: 19 Nov 7pm-8pm Join us as we officially welcome Venerable Chokyi in her first teaching event at HBC. All welcome.

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Our New Residential Teacher – Venerable Thubten Chokyi

Our New Residential Teacher – Venerable Thubten Chokyi October 2021 After 49 colourful years working in theatre and academia, Venerable Thubten Chokyi became a Buddhist nun so she could devote the rest of her life to the service of others. … Continue reading

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Flower Offerings in the Park – 18 Sep 2-4pm

Flower Offerings in The Park Sat 18 Sep 2-4pm Venue: Pioneer Women’s Memorial, Kings Park by the fountain To celebrate the glorious spring wildflowers we are organizing a special event with walking and meditation practices at Kings Park. We meet … Continue reading

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Tantric Orchestra Practice every Friday 7pm

Weekly Tantric Orchestra Practice CANCELLED Every Friday at 7pm First Session: Friday 6 Aug 2021 This event has been cancelled until further notice. Every Friday evening there will be a practice session of Tibetan musical instruments comprising conches, cymbals, horns, … Continue reading

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“Monthly” Vajrasattva Purification Retreat @ HBC – 1 to 5pm

Monthly Vajrasattva Purification Retreat @ HBC – 1 to 5pm First Session: Saturday 31 Jul 2021 The Vajrasattva mantra is a powerful practice to purify negative karma and a quick way to transform your mind. It is a kind of … Continue reading

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Chökhor Düchen – 1st Turning of the Wheel – 14 Jul 2021

Chökhor Düchen1st Turning of the Wheel14 Jul 2021 Known in English as “Turning the Wheel of Dharma,” Chökhor Düchen commemorates the anniversary of Guru Shakyamuni Buddha’s first teaching. It is said that for seven weeks after his enlightenment, the Buddha … Continue reading

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86th Birthday Celebration for His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Dedication Prayers to celebrateHis Holiness the Dalai Lama’s86th BirthdayTue 6 July, 7pm This event is to celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 86th birthday. Due to COVID restrictions, the maximum number of persons who may attend is 35. This limit … Continue reading

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Donations for Roof Repairs to Teacher’s House

Donations for Roof Repairs to Teacher’s House Help sponsor a safe roof for our teacher’s house (and create the karma to have a resident teacher) We need to raise $23,000 to replace the dangerously rusting roof on our teacher’s residence … Continue reading

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