Mondays, February – March, 2019 (There will be no class on federal holidays)
Ven. Geshe Kunkhen will present an overview of the essential Lam Rim teachings of Lama Tsong Khapa’s Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment during this ongoing three-year course, which will cover the small, medium, and large scope of these profound teachings. Classes will consist of lecture and discussion on the overall text, meditation, as well as time for Q&A. Geshe Kunkhen will share his understanding of these teachings and the course will explore topics such as an exploration of meditation, precious human life with liberty and opportunity, contemplating leisure, among other topics.
Suggested reading: The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Volume 1); hardcover, by Tsong-Kha-Pa (Author); translation edited by Joshua W. C. Cutler
“Upon reading Je Tsong Khapa’s treatise, the reader may experience a paradigm shift from a self-centered individual concerned with his own happiness to a bodhisattva for whom the happiness of others has become the ultimate concern.” — Robert Thurman