Dharma Wheel and Deer Installation Ceremony
With Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche
May 25, 2024
A DHARMAKAYA PROGRAM
We are pleased to announce that we will be holding a special, morning-long installation and unveiling ceremony for the Dharma Wheel and Deer, which will be placed on the parapet over Milarepa Hall. The ceremony will begin in the hall. We will offer special prayers, before His Eminence Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche, PhD gives a special teaching on the Turning of the Dharma Wheel. Rinpoche has also graciously agreed to answer questions from his students. After this program, everyone will go outside for the unveiling ceremony.
- 8 AM Gathering in Milarepa Hall
- Sutra Recitation for Auspiciousness
- Traditional Prayers
- Unveiling Pujas and Prayers
- Teaching related to the Turning of the Dharma Wheel followed by a question and answer period
- Bodhisattva Aspiration Prayer
- Unveiling Ceremony
FREE AND OPEN TO ALL
This special teaching is free and open to all; however, reservations are required. Also, if you would like to join us for breakfast before the ceremony or to stay for lunch, please make a reservation when you register for the program; we will need your meal reservation no later than Thursday, May 23.
You are also invited to join us Friday evening for a special program (details to come). To spend Friday night on campus, please reserve a Personal Retreat (this will include Friday dinner, Saturday breakfast, and Saturday lunch).
H.E. Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche is the founder and spiritual director of the Dharmakaya Center for Wellbeing. Known as a scholar, teacher and meditation master to thousands of students around the world, Rinpoche is also the first incarnate lama to earn a PhD in the West. He completed his doctoral studies in Indo-Tibetan Buddhism at Harvard University in 2004. He is the head of the Trungram lineage, its monasteries, meditation centers, schools, dharma centers and groups around the world. One of the highest tulkus of the Kagyu lineage, he is a Rime master, having received teachings from the great masters of…
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