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December
Fri, December 13, 2019 7:00 pm — Sun, December 15, 2019 4:00 pm
Ligmincha Texas, Inc.
5316 Bellaire Blvd

Bellaire, TX 77402 United States
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Medicine Buddha

The Five Precious Wisdom Medicines are the healing methods we can skillfully administer to ourselves to counteract the five poisons of everyday life. Geshe Denma will teach us what five problems arise for us that destroy our peacefulness and cause us to react in habitual ways that compound those problems. He will also teach us what five methods we can use to restore our peacefulness and choose positive and creative responses to those problems. Through this simple sounding topic, Geshe Denma will take us a long way toward a new understanding. Please join us.

Public Talk
Friday. December 13th 7:00pm – 9:00 pm

$15 Suggested Donation

Weekend Retreat
Saturday, December 14th 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

and Sunday , December 15th 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

$135  Early-Bird Registration thru December 9th
  $150 Standard Registration

Location

Ligmincha Texas – 5316 Bellaire Blvd. – Bellaire TX
Register through the links provided above.

Financial hardship alone should not prevent a practitioner from attending teachings.
Special payment plans are available.
Please contact us at
info@ligminchatexas.org

Teaching by Geshe Denma Gyaltsen, Resident Lama

Geshe Denma Gyaltsen is the resident lama of Ligmincha Texas. He arrived in Houston in January 2016 to serve as Ligmincha Texas’s first resident lama.

Geshe Denma was born in northern Nepal. His father brought him to Menri Monastery, India, regarded as the mother Bon monastery in exile, in 1981 to begin his program of study toward the Geshe degree. He received all the Bon teachings, initiations and transmissions in sutra, tantra and dzogchen from His Holiness Lungtok Tenpai Nyima Rinpoche, the 33rd Menri Trizin, and His Eminence Yongdzin Tenzin Namdak Rinpoche.

When he became a senior student, he was asked to teach philosophy to younger students. He successfully completed this degree program in 1996 and was awarded the Geshe certificate, which is considered equivalent to a Ph.D. in Bön Buddhist philosophy and religion.

Geshe Denma was an accomplished teacher and in 1998 was appointed, with the approval of the Tibetan government in exile, first abbot of Zhu Rishing Yungdrung Kundak-Ling Monastery, a Bon Monastery in Sikkim, India by His Holiness. He served two terms in this capacity until 2003. In addition, from the time he graduated until 2008, Geshe Denma also was active in assisting Geshe Nyima Dakpa with the Bon Children’s Home, which houses many children in Dolanji, India, providing them with food, healthcare and free education.

Details

Start:
Fri, December 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm CST
End:
Sun, December 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm CST
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Ligmincha Texas
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‭(281) 202-5138‬
Email:
info@ligminchatexas.org
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