Mahayana: Vast View, Open Heart
With Lama Tsultrim Allione and Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo
June 10 - 17, 2014
Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo will be a guest teacher during part of the Mahayana retreat and will teach on the 37 precepts of a Bodhisattva. Lama Tsultrim will teach the Prajnaparamita practice and the Heart Sutra as well as the Four Immeasurables (Loving Kindness, Compassion, Empathetic Joy, and Equanimity), the historical development of Mahayana, and a brief introduction to the Mahayana philosophies of Yogacara and Madhyamika.
Suggested Dana: $240 – $320
The afternoon event, An Afternoon Event “Intimate Dialogue ~ Dharma Stories and Favorite Teachings”, with Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo and Lama Tsultrim on June 14 is included in the retreat fee for those attending the Mahayana.
Because it is within 30 days before the start of the retreat, full payment is required to register.
About the Teachers
Lama Tsultrim Allione is founder and resident lama of Tara Mandala. She is author of Women of Wisdom and Feeding Your Demons. Born in New England to an academic/publishing family, she traveled to India in her late teens and was ordained as a Buddhist nun at the age of 22 by H.H. the 16th Karmapa. She was the first American … MoreLearn more about Lama Tsultrim Allione
Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo was raised in London and became a Buddhist while still in her teens. At the age of twenty, she traveled to India, becoming one of the first Westerners to be ordained as a Buddhist nun. Her lineage is within the Drukpa Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. The international bestseller “Cave in the … MoreLearn more about Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo