Attending Spring Retreat 2012, TMC

I am heading up to Spring Retreat tomorrow.  Every year, the Tibetan Meditation Center of Frederick Maryland hosts a 16 day teaching retreat.  This year, Khenchen Konchog Gyaltsen is headlining the list of presenters, although Khenpo Tsultrim Tenzin and Drupon Thinley Ningpo are formidable teachers in their own right (of course). Due to my swiftly-becoming-tedious-and-yet-I’m-bearing-with-itContinue reading “Attending Spring Retreat 2012, TMC”

Dynamic Weekend at the TMC – March 2011

For a few weeks there, we were all fooled into complacency as we thought Spring had definitely sprung! The sap was rising anyway… Over the weekend, we got a light dusting of snow and freezing temps set in, again… arriving Friday, congested drive – avoid rush hour if at all possible! Doh! sleeping in, monasticContinue reading “Dynamic Weekend at the TMC – March 2011”

off to retreat

Hello to all (any of?) my wonderful readers, I am headed up to Maryland this afternoon, for eight days of resting down and back into a vast mandala of healing wisdom. There is an annual retreat held at the Tibetan Meditation Center. This year, the focus will be on the practice of Chenrezig (Avalokitesvara) andContinue reading “off to retreat”

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”