“There is no greater method for experiencing peace of mind and happiness than to understand and meditate on emptiness.” – Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
In this day retreat we will spend some time listening to, contemplating and meditating on Buddha’s profound teachings on the true nature of things, emptiness. Through gaining a realization of emptiness we can solve all our problems and lead ourself and others to the supreme inner peace and happiness of enlightenment.
11:00am-12:30pm – Session 1 – Liberating wisdom – What is emptiness?
2:00-3:00pm – Session 2 – Letting go of the limited self – The emptiness of persons
4:00-5:00pm – Session 3 – The peace of emptiness – The emptiness of phenomena
This retreat will be based on instructions contained within the book Modern Buddhism by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.
An e-book is available to download for free from Tharpa Publications at:
This event will be held online via live streaming video. You can view the live transmission on your computer, smartphone or tablet. After registering we will email you the link to view the live stream.
About the Teacher
Gen Kelsang Tashi is a Buddhist monk and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Miami. He has been practicing meditation in the Kadampa tradition for over 12 years. His gentle approach to meditation emphasizes the importance of keeping a happy and positive mind. He is appreciated for his clear, light-hearted and practical presentation of Buddhist teachings.
Cancellation Policy: If you cancel 24 hours prior to commencement of the event we will refund all except 25%. If you cancel on, or after, the event, no refunds are given. Exceptions may be made in circumstances such as sickness or bereavement; you should apply by e-mail to email@example.com within 2 weeks of the end of the event. Any non-refunded fees arising from cancellations are donated to the NKT-IKBU International Temples Project.