Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi

Teachings in Southern California

On Bodhicitta

Sunday, November 9, 2014
9am to 4:30pm
University of California Irvine
(Room location and directions forthcoming)

A One Day Retreat with Ven Tenzin Priyadarshi

Teachings based on Arya Nagarjuna's "Verses of the Middle Way (Mulamadhyamaka-karika)" and Khunu Lama Tenzin Gyaltsen Negi's "Vast as the Heavens, Deep as the Sea".

Lunch break at noon. Further details to be determined.

Public Talk
Chapman University, Orange, CA.

On Monday, November 10, in the afternoon, Ven Priyadarshi will give a public talk on the Chapman campus as part of their program commemorating the 10 year anniversary of the Fish Interfaith Center. Time and topic to be determined.

Weeklong Retreat with Ven Tenzin Priyadarshi

Tentative: January 30 to February 5, 2015. Montecito (Santa Barbara) CA. At La Casa de Maria Retreat Center. Topic: Emptiness of Emptiness. Registration and details will be forthcoming from the Santa Barbara group.

Dharma Study Circle:  The Study Circle is an opportunity to progress in one's spiritual growth through becoming familiar with Buddhist texts, by having constructive discussions of the texts, and by interacting in the fellowship of sangha community with other aspirants. Periodically there will be Q&A sessions with Ven Priyadarshi on the text under discussion.

Currently we are discussing Atisha's "Lamp for the Path to Enlightenment." 
Groups are meeting in Huntington Beach, West L.A., and Santa Barbara.
Contact us if interested in joining a group.

Go to our Blog to see previous retreats and more of Ven. Tenzin's activities.

Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi is the President of The Prajnopaya Institute and Foundation, a worldwide humanitarian organization. He is also the founding Director of The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and is the Buddhist chaplain there as well. He was ordained by His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is his spiritual mentor, and has received instruction and training under several great Buddhist teachers. He teaches in the spirit of the non-sectarian, Rime' tradition. Ven. Tenzin teaches around the world, including recently in Russia, Mongolia, Indonesia, Thailand, India, Japan, and Mexico.   (More about Ven. Tenzin)

Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi