Three Indigo Circus (Winter Retreat 2010)

To continue the thread from the previous posts, this is a fictional rendition of the Winter Retreat 2010 at the Tibetan Meditation Center. Saturday late night and early Sunday Morning – 1/1/11 As we left off, Mical stopped chanting at 11 pm, unable to go to sleep. And this fact had not changed. But letContinue reading “Three Indigo Circus (Winter Retreat 2010)”

2nd Annual Drupchen – Day Seven

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited. 1/1/10 – Happy New Year!  Hey Hey – we are in a new decade!  Although, here on retreat, it was difficult to tell – the chanting continued and the sleep deprivation continued, resulting in, “Happy New Year!”  “What’s that?… Oh… right.” IContinue reading “2nd Annual Drupchen – Day Seven”

The 2nd Annual ManiDrupchen (intensive) retreat begins

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited. One day has passed since returning from the 2nd Annual, Vast Noble Heart Chenrezig ManiDrupchen.  There is much to say and yet much to reflect upon.  Actually, in my case, there is much to do – I had several issues clear upContinue reading “The 2nd Annual ManiDrupchen (intensive) retreat begins”

Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part Four

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com to support Kirby’s blogging efforts.  Thank you! I felt like I was catching up on three years of laughter – the same amount of time I have been a full time student (a fascinating correlation). I have been very stoicContinue reading “Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part Four”

Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part 3

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited. You can visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com to see more of what Kirby offers. What might 7 days of chanting do to someone’s voice? Lemons, tea, chai and lozenges were gulped in abundance. However, there were times when each of us wondered if we could possibly chantContinue reading “Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part 3”

The Mani Drupchen Chronicles – Part One

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com to see Kirby’s website and support his blogging efforts.  Thank you! Had someone either informed me that I was about to spend seven days in a row, eating, sleeping and chanting in close proximity with fifty people, half of whomContinue reading “The Mani Drupchen Chronicles – Part One”

The Mani Drubchen 2008 Chronicles – Part 0

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Visit Kirby’s website at http://www.mkirbymoore.com to purchase Spiritual Astrology interpretations and support Kirby’s blogging efforts.  Thank you! The first “Our Vast Noble Heart Mani Drubchen” to be held in North America (in the same style as held at Drikung Til monastery inContinue reading “The Mani Drubchen 2008 Chronicles – Part 0”

Happy Turkey Day

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  You can support Kirby’s blogging efforts by purchasing astrology interpretations and bodywork at his website: http://www.mkirbymoore.com Happy Holiday! Khenpo Tsultrim of the Tibetan Meditation Center recommends that we do as many OM MANI PADME HUNG mantras during this week.  Then dedicate theContinue reading “Happy Turkey Day”