Monthly Archives: November 2012

Lama Dudjom Dorjee: The Heart Sutra & Emptiness, December 7-9, 2012

Lama Dudjom Dorjee was born in the mountains of eastern Tibet and grew up in India. In 1981, Lama D. Dorjee was sent by the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa to the United States as a representative of the Kagyu Lineage. He is a distinguished Dharma teacher in the West and is currently the resident Lama of Karma Thegsum Choling in Dallas. For more information on Lama Dudjom Dorjee, his projects, and KTC Dallas, visit lamadudjomdorjee.org.

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A Weekend Course with Lama Dudjom Dorjee
December 7-9, 2012

at Losel Shedrup Ling of Knoxville (www.lslk.org)
5415-F Kingston Pike in the Bearden area of Knoxville

Friday, Dec 7
• 7:00-9:00pm

Saturday, Dec 8
• 9:30am-12:00pm
• 2:00-4:30pm

Sunday, Dec 9
• 9:00am-12:00pm

The suggested donation is $50 for the weekend, or $15 per session for those only attending a few sessions.

See Lama Dudjom Dorjee’s books at Amazon!
(click on the images of the books below)

Ajahn Punnadhammo: Weekend Retreat & Talks in the Knoxville Area, Nov 16-19, 2012

Ajahn Punnadhammo at LSLK, Oct 2011

Ajahn Punnadhammo, a Canadian monk of the Thai Forest Tradition, is currently the resident monk at Arrow River Forest Hermitage. For more information on Ajahn Punnadhammo, please visit www.arrowriver.ca.

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Lecture: “The Buddhist Worldview and Its Relation to Practice”

Friday, November 16, 2:30-4:00pm
McClung Museum Auditorium, University of Tennessee
1327 Circle Park Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996
(http://mcclungmuseum.utk.edu/)

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Weekend Retreat: Meditation Practices
“Samatha, Vipassana, and Emptiness”
Nov 16-18, 2012

Losel Shedrup Ling of Knoxville (www.lslk.org)
5415-F Kingston Pike in the Bearden area of Knoxville

Friday, November 16:
• 7:00-9:00pm: Introduction to Samatha, Vipassana, and Emptiness

Saturday, November 17:
• 9:00-11:00am: Samatha: Calm Abiding, Happiness, & Concentration
• 1:00-3:00pm: Vipassana: Knowledge and Vision of Things as They Really Are
• 3:30-5:00pm: The Brahma-Viharas

Sunday, November 18:
• 1:00-3:00pm: Boundless States and Emptiness

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Ajahn Leads the Knoxville Mindfulness Meditation Sangha

Sunday, November 18, 4:00-5:30pm
West Knoxville Friends Meeting House
1517 Meeting House Rd
(http://knoxmindful.org/)

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Ajahn Leads the Monday Evening Meditation Group at LSLK

Monday, November 19, 7:00-8:30pm
Losel Shedrup Ling of Knoxville (www.lslk.org)
5415-F Kingston Pike in the Bearden area of Knoxville
(www.knoxvillemeditation.com)

Fundraising Yard Sale November 10

Losel Shedrup Ling is teaming up with Milarepa Osel Cho Dzong to have a fundraising yard sale November 10.

If you would like to donate quality items, you can email mocd@mocd.org to arrange pick-up, or drop them off at the Kingston Pike center. Please leave items in the back room.