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Introduction to Meditation – Geshe Thupten Kunken | 7-9PM

Apr
17

7:00 pm

Tibet House’s introductory meditation classes were featured in New York Magazine’s top picks (4 stars). Tibet House shrine & gallery will be open for silent individual meditation at 6 PM, instruction begins at 7 PM. Each session is intended to stand alone, attendence at previous sessions is not required. Room is set up with both meditation floor mats & traditional western chairs with back support. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.

Tuesdays, 7-9PM   April 3, 10, 17 & 24

Suggested Donation: $10

Venue

Tibet House US Gallery
22 West 15th Street
New York, NY 10011 United States
Phone:
2128070563
Website:
tibethouse.us

About the Presenter

Geshe Thupten Kunken

Geshe Thupten Kunken was born in Shimla, India and joined Drepung Loseling monastery at the of age 6. He received his novice vow from the 97th Ganden Tripa Kyabje Ling Rinpoche, the senior tutor of H. H. the 14th Dalai Lama. Geshe la received a Doctorate in Buddhist Philosophy (Geshe Lharampa) in 1999 and has also studied tantric practice. Geshe la's first visit to United States was in 1996 and since than has been invited back annually to give talks and teachings on Buddhist religion and philosophy.