Lha Bab Duchen & HH Drikung Kyabgon Chungtsang’s B’day CELEBRATION: October 31

Wednesday, October 31st , 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Take the morning off and celebrate with your sangha!
Lha Bab Duchen Celebration
One of the Four Great Wheel Days of the Tibetan calendar, Lha Bab Duchen celebrates the Buddha’s descent from the Heaven of the Thirty Three where he taught Dharma to his mother and the gods of that desire realm to repay the kindness of his mother by liberating her from Samsara.
H.H. Drikung Kyabgon Chungtsang’s Birthday Celebration
The 36th throne holder of the Drikung Kagyu Lineage and the 8th reincarnation of the Chungtsang Rinpoche is a manifestation of Manjushri.
Special “Auspicious Day” Teaching & Announcement
On this auspicious day, Khenpo will begin teaching a course on The Thirty-Seven Practices of Bodhisattvas by Ngulchu Thogme Zangpo. The course will continue on selected Saturdays for the next few months and begins a series of courses on classical Buddhist texts. 
Refreshments and socializing with sangha will follow. Plan to join us for this auspicious and joyful morning at White Lotus.