Under the guidance of Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, the Tergar Meditation Center holds a weekly drop-in meditation group, as well as periodic retreats, workshops, and classes on meditation and Tibetan Buddhism. Please join us!
July 2 – September 10 (Six Thursday evenings) ~ Tergar Summer Book Club
Turning Confusion Into Clarity, by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
August 21 ~ Perception: Creating Our Reality
Public talk with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley
September 12-13 ~ Calming the Mind
Joy of Living Meditation Workshop with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley
September 18-20 ~ Exploring the Nature of Mind
Path of Liberation Teachings with Senior Tergar Lama Khenpo Kunga in Middleton, Wisconsin
October 8 ~ Enlightened Parenting
Children, Monkeys and Waking Up – a public talk with Tergar Senior Instructor Tim Olmsted
October 9-11 ~ Finding Freedom
A Weekend Retreat on the Seven Points of Mind Training
With Senior Tergar Instructor Tim Olmsted
October 19 – November 23 (six Monday evenings) ~ Exploring Buddhism
The Life and Teachings of the Buddha with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley and Steve Tibbetts
November 14-15 ~ Opening the Heart
Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley and assisted by Stephanie Wagner
November 14-15 ~ The Path of Compassionate Action
With Senior Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley in Chicago
November 27-29 ~ Residential Meditation Weekend Retreat
With Senior Tergar Instructors Myoshin and Edwin Kelley
December 11 ~ Opening the Conversation on Death
Public talk with Senior Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley
January 2-7, 2016 ~ Brilliant Sun
Teachings on Compassion and the Nature of Mind (Tergar Winter Retreat) with Senior Tergar Lama Khenpo Kunga in Middleton, Wisconsin, USA
January 15-17, 2016 ~ Awakening Wisdom
Joy of Living Level III Meditation Workshop with Senior Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley
Monthly Intro to Meditation Class
Interested in meditation but not sure where to begin? Please join us for a single-session intro to meditation class on the second Wednesday of every month, where we will learn some simple meditation techniques that will help us deal with the stresses of daily life and awaken us to the joy of the present moment. This free drop-in class is open to everyone. Read more…
If you are a beginning meditator and would like to learn more, or if you are a seasoned practitioner and would like to deepen your practice, please join us as we explore the practice of mindfulness meditation.
Exploring Buddhism is a study program that covers the core teachings of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. These teachings address the full spectrum of Buddhist thought and practice, starting with teachings on the Four Noble Truths and leading up to the philosophy of Vajrayana Buddhism. Read more…
Path of Liberation
The Path of Liberation builds on the foundational teachings of the Joy of Living, presenting a course of Buddhist study and meditation practice rooted in the ancient teachings of Tibet. Learn more about Path of Liberation Workshops and Retreats.
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Travel and Accommodations
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