CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. -- Lama Migmar Tseten, of Harvard University's Sakya School of Buddhist Studies and Mangalam Studio will lead a weekend workshop, including meditation, Tara Empowerment, transmission, mindfulness teachings and discussion.
Tseten will visit a private residence in Chappaqua for the teachings on Saturday, Sept. 20 and Sunday, Sept. 21.
Tara Empowerment will be held on Saturday, Sept. 20 from noon to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, Sept. 21 meditation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon. Teachings on Mindfulness will follow from 1 to 3 p.m.
Come and receive a deeper understanding of the dharma. No prior Buddhist knowledge or experience required.
Tseten has been serving Harvard as a Buddhist chaplain since 1997. He is founder of the Sakya School for Buddhist Studies and director of Mangalam Studio. He was awarded a medal for academic excellence, by the Dalai Lama. Additionally, Tseten supervised the editing and publication of more than 50 rare volumes of Sakya literature including the 31 volumes of Sakya Lamdre and the rare Golden Manuscripts of the Five Founding Masters of Sakya.
It's the first time Lama Migmar has come to Westchester.
Seating is limited so early reservations are encouraged.
Registration is $100 for both days, or $50 Tara empowerment, $25 for meditation, $25 teachings on mindfulness.
Participants are asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org for location details or visit Tara Hudson Valley Facebook page for further event details.