Teaching wellbeing through the skills of awareness

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WHAT’S NEW

Our affiliate organization, the Dharmakaya Center for Wellbeing, is officially open. It offers a full roster of programs for 2017, as well as opportunities for personal and solitary retreats throughout the year.

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LIVE BETTER

LIVE BETTER

Life is complex, puzzling and often painful. Sometimes it seems there must be a better way to manage—and there is. It is as simple as looking at a problem through
a different lens.

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ASK A QUESTION

Whether you are troubled or merely curious, it can be helpful to turn to someone noted for his wisdom. Rinpoche is pleased to answer your questions about your life, dharma or Buddhism in general.

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Meaning of Abbreviations

* The following day is a missing or a double date accroding to Tibetan calendar.
BA Amitabha Buddha Day
BD Baden: unfavourable for putting up flags
BM Medicine Buddha Day
BS Shakyamuni Buddha Day
DP Dharmapala Day
LD Ludok: unfavourable for Naga Offering
LT Luthep: favourable for Naga Offering
ME Moon Eclipse: great day for accumulation of merit
NG Ngenpa Guzom: unfavourable for new project, e.g. gathering, inauguration
NN Nyinag: unfavourable for new project, e.g. marriage, inauguration
SE Sun Eclipse: a greater day for accumulation of merit
SN Shakngen: unfavourable for new project, e.g. marriage, inauguration
TN Tashi Nyima: auspicious day in a general sense
YK Yenkong: unfavourable for new project, e.g. marriage, inauguration
ZC Zangpo Chuzom: auspicious day, good for gathering

Duchen great anniversaries, special days of Buddha Shakyamuni, etc., good for accumulating merits.
Tsezang good days for accumulating merits
Naga Powerful long-lived serpent-like beings who inhabit in water, guard great treasure. Some great protectors of the Dharma are nagas such as Eight Major Nagas.