Events

January 2015

Date/Time Event
January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015  
All Day
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Ngondro Immersion Program


In this year-long online program, we will explore these practices in an intensive format through daily meditation practice, weekly readings and video teachings, monthly webinars, peer-to-peer discussion groups, and direct guidance from senior Tergar instructors Tim Olmsted and Cortland Dahl. This program is designed for those who have received the appropriate transmissions for Ngondro practice and would like to deepen their experience and knowledge of these teachings.

January 14, 2015 - February 24, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level I Meditation Workshop - ONLINE


In this six-week ONLINE course with Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley, we will learn how to transform all experiences, even difficult thoughts and emotions, into sources of joy.

January 31, 2015 - February 1, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level I Meditation Workshop

Jysk Psykologcenter, Aarhus , Denmark

This retreat will offer an excellent introduction for new students and a time to deepen practice for experienced practitioners. The daily schedule will include meditation sessions interspersed with short discussions and presentations by Tergar facilitator Antonia Sumbundu.

January 31, 2015 - April 18, 2015  
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Further Explorations of the Joy of Living Level I

The Crossing, Madison WI, United States

In this six-part series with Kasumi Kato and Abby Lindemann, we will continue our exploration of the practice of awareness meditation for those who have attended a Joy of Living I workshop.

February 2015

Date/Time Event
February 3, 2015 - February 24, 2015  
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Introduction to Meditation

The Crossing, Madison WI, United States

Come to our four-part course that is offered free of charge and is geared toward University of Wisconsin—Madison undergraduate and graduate students. The course will be taught by Abby Lindemann and Kasumi Kato.

February 13, 2015 - February 15, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level III Meditation Workshop

The Music Box, West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

In this weekend retreat with Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley, we will explore the causes of suffering and dissatisfaction through the practice of insight meditation. By bringing our unchallenged beliefs and patterns into the light of awareness, we can see how our rigid ideas often blind us to the richness of our true nature.

February 20, 2015 - February 22, 2015  
All Day
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Calming the Mind: Joy of Living Meditation Workshop

Jackson County Medford Branch Library, Medford OR, United States

This retreat will offer an excellent introduction for new students and a time to deepen practice for experienced practitioners. The daily schedule will include meditation sessions interspersed with short discussions and presentations by Tergar instructor Tim Olmsted.

February 20, 2015 - February 22, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level III Meditation Workshop

Holy Wisdom Monastery, Middleton WI, United States

In this weekend retreat with Tergar Instructor Cortland Dahl, we will explore the causes of suffering and dissatisfaction through the practice of insight meditation. By bringing our unchallenged beliefs and patterns into the light of awareness, we can see how our rigid ideas often blind us to the richness of our true nature.

February 21, 2015 - February 22, 2015  
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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The Heart of Awakening: Entering the Path of Liberation

Tergar Meditation Center, Minneapolis MN, United States

Please join us as we explore the “path of liberation” with Tergar instructors Myoshin and Edwin Kelley. Anyone interested in developing a deeper understanding of the unique Tibetan presentation of the Buddhist path or interested in entering the Path of Liberation series will find this weekend to be deeply inspiring and informative.

February 27, 2015 - March 1, 2015  
All Day
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Finding Freedom: A Weekend Retreat on the Seven Points of Mind Training

Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple, Portland OR, United States

The weekend workshop with Tergar instructor Tim Olmsted will consist of periods of meditation, teachings on key points of Atisha’s Seven Points of Mind Training, and discussion.

February 28, 2015 - March 1, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop

Skandinavisk Yoga-og Meditationsskole, Copenhagen , Denmark

In this weekend meditation workshop with Antonia Sumbundu, we will learn how meditating on loving-kindness and compassion can open our hearts to the world around us and relax the self-centered tendencies that lead to anxiety, dissatisfaction, and suffering.

February 28, 2015 - March 1, 2015  
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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The Path of Compassionate Action: An Exploration of the Six Paramitas

Jewel Heart, New York NY, United States

In this weekend retreat, senior Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley will guide us through an exploration of the six paramitas, showing how these qualities of heart and mind can support us on the path of awakening.

March 2015

Date/Time Event
March 6, 2015 - March 8, 2015  
All Day
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Calming the Mind: Joy of Living Meditation Workshop

Yoga und Bewegung, Heidelberg , Germany

This retreat will offer an excellent introduction for new students and a time to deepen practice for experienced practitioners. The daily schedule will include meditation sessions interspersed with short discussions and presentations by Tergar facilitator Antonia Sumbundu.

March 13, 2015 - March 15, 2015  
All Day
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Calming the Mind: Joy of Living Meditation Workshop

Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, Stockbridge MA, United States

This retreat will offer an excellent introduction for new students and a time to deepen practice for experienced practitioners. The daily schedule will include meditation sessions interspersed with short discussions and presentations by Tergar instructor Myoshin Kelley.

March 14, 2015 - March 15, 2015  
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Calming the Mind: Joy of Living Meditation Workshop

Tergar Meditation Center, Minneapolis MN, United States

This retreat will offer an excellent introduction for new students and a time to deepen practice for experienced practitioners. The daily schedule will include meditation sessions interspersed with short discussions and presentations by Tergar instructor Myoshin Kelley.

March 27, 2015 - March 29, 2015  
7:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Residential Meditation Practice Weekend Retreat

Holy Spirit Retreat Center, Janesville MN, United States

This residential retreat with Tergar instructors Myoshin and Edwin Kelley will offer a unique opportunity to gather together as a community to deepen and refresh our practice.

March 28, 2015 - March 29, 2015  
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop

Latvian Community Center, Chicago IL, United States

In this weekend meditation workshop with Antonia Sumbundu, we will learn how meditating on loving-kindness and compassion can open our hearts to the world around us and relax the self-centered tendencies that lead to anxiety, dissatisfaction, and suffering.

April 2015

Date/Time Event
April 1, 2015 - May 12, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop - ONLINE


In this six-week ONLINE course with Tergar Instructor Tim Olmsted, we will learn how to meditate on loving-kindness and compassion.

April 17, 2015 - April 19, 2015  
All Day
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Finding Freedom: A Weekend Retreat on the Seven Points of Mind Training

Discovery Yoga Center, St. Augustine FL, United States

The weekend workshop with Tergar instructor Tim Olmsted will consist of periods of meditation, teachings on key points of Atisha’s Seven Points of Mind Training, and discussion.

April 17, 2015  
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Science of Mindfulness

Tergar Meditation Center, Minneapolis MN, United States

In this evening dialogue with Tergar Instructor Cortland Dahl, we will explore recent findings from the world of contemplative science, learning how meditation can help us recondition the mind and rewire the brain to experience well-being, compassion, and insight.

April 24, 2015 - April 26, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop

Mushin-Aiki-Dojo, Nuremberg , Germany

In this weekend meditation workshop with Antonia Sumbundu, we will learn how meditating on loving-kindness and compassion can open our hearts to the world around us and relax the self-centered tendencies that lead to anxiety, dissatisfaction, and suffering.

April 24, 2015 - April 26, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level III Meditation Workshop

Avalon Lodge, Eugene OR, United States

In this weekend retreat with Tergar Instructor Tim Olmsted, we will explore the causes of suffering and dissatisfaction through the practice of insight meditation. By bringing our unchallenged beliefs and patterns into the light of awareness, we can see how our rigid ideas often blind us to the richness of our true nature.

May 2015

Date/Time Event
May 2, 2015 - May 3, 2015  
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop

Tergar Meditation Center, Minneapolis MN, United States

In this weekend meditation workshop with Edwin Kelley, we will learn how meditating on loving-kindness and compassion can open our hearts to the world around us and relax the self-centered tendencies that lead to anxiety, dissatisfaction, and suffering.

May 9, 2015 - May 10, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop

Det Gamle Rådhus, Stege , Denmark

In this weekend meditation workshop with Antonia Sumbundu, we will learn how meditating on loving-kindness and compassion can open our hearts to the world around us and relax the self-centered tendencies that lead to anxiety, dissatisfaction, and suffering.

May 31, 2015 - June 7, 2015  
All Day
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Natural Clarity: Teachings on the Nature of Mind

St. John’s University, Collegeville MN, United States

In this retreat with Tergar senior lama, Khenpo Kunga, we will explore a powerful set of teachings on the nature of mind from the Mahamudra practices of Tibet’s Kagyü lineage.

July 2015

Date/Time Event
July 15, 2015 - August 25, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level III Meditation Workshop – ONLINE


Join Tergar senior instructor Myoshin Kelley through this special online offering as we explore the causes of suffering and dissatisfaction through the practice of insight meditation. The wisdom that arises through insight meditation allows us to see our inner experience clearly.

September 2015

Date/Time Event
September 16, 2015 - October 27, 2015  
All Day
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Calming the Mind: Joy of Living Meditation Workshop - ONLINE


In this six-week ONLINE course with Tergar Instructor Myoshin Kelley, we will learn how to transform all experiences, even difficult thoughts and emotions, into sources of joy.

November 2015

Date/Time Event
November 4, 2015 - December 15, 2015  
All Day
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Joy of Living Level II Meditation Workshop - ONLINE


In this six-week ONLINE course with Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley, we will learn how to meditate on loving-kindness and compassion.