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!
Address: 706 N. 1st St., Suite 112, Minneapolis, MN 55401 (in the warehouse district)
Phone: (612) 460-8837
Facebook: Tergar Minneapolis
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September 7, 14, 21, and 28 ~ Introduction to Meditation
A four-part class led by Tergar practice leaders and videos with Mingyur Rinpoche
October 1-2 ~ Calming the Mind
Joy of Living Meditation Workshop with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley
October 3 – November 7 (six consecutive Mondays) ~ Exploring Buddhism
Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley
October 14 ~ Fear in Troubled Times
A Public Talk with Senior Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley, Tergar Minneapolis / St. Paul
November 5 ~ Tergar Minneapolis / St. Paul Annual Community Celebration and Benefit
November 12 ~ Calming the Mind Mini Retreat
Tergar Minneapolis / St. Paul
November 18-20 ~ Power of the Mind
Weekend Residential Meditation Retreat at Holy Spirit, Janesville, Minnesota
December 3-4 ~ Opening the Heart
Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop, 9am-5pm
December 9 ~ Awareness in Everyday Life
A Public Talk with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley
PLEASE NOTE: Please note that the corner parking lot that had been available for Tergar is now permanently closed. The pay lot immediately to the left (with the red Pay Here awning) sometimes has spaces available. The lot to the left of that is private. Parking meters on the adjacent streets are free after 6pm. There are also free, unmetered parking spaces on North Second Street (on the far side of the parking lot) and on North Fourth Avenue (which connects North First Street and West River Road), just a few blocks away. The number 7 Metro Transit bus and the Green and Blue light-rail transit lines run nearby, and there is a Nice Ride bike rack on North Second Street.
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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