Navigation Links
Nalanda West Seattle and Jewel Heart Present Gelek Rimpoche: Fearless Compassion and Principles for a Happy Life

Challenging times demand clarity grounded in genuine compassion. On April 2 in Seattle Washington, Tibetan Buddhist Gelek Rimpoche will address how to develop genuine and fearless compassion in order to live more fully and responsibly. On Saturday, April 3, he will present a program, “Kindness and Compassion: Principles for a Happy Life." Developing these qualities is the first step towards living fearlessly and harmoniously.

(PRWEB) March 6, 2010 -- On April 2 and 3 at Nalanda West in Seattle, WA, Gelek Rimpoche, founder of the Jewel Heart Tibetan Learning Center, will address how to develop genuine and fearless compassion. Saturday's program, “Kindness and Compassion: Principles for a Happy Life," will assist us in developing these qualities - the first step towards living fearlessly and harmoniously.

Born in 1939 in Lhasa, Tibet, Gelek Rimpoche has played a crucial role in the survival and transmission of traditional Tibetan Buddhism. Mentored by some of Tibet’s greatest Buddhist masters, he is among the last generation of Tibetan lamas fully trained in ‘Old Tibet,’ pre-1959. In the late 1970’s Rimpoche was directed to teach Western students by his teachers, the Senior and Junior Masters to His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

Gelek Rimpoche is an example of kindness, generosity, good humor, and inspirational insight and is particularly distinguished for his familiarity with contemporary culture and his special effectiveness as a teacher of Western practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism. Recognizing the unique opportunity for the interface of spiritual and material concerns in today’s world, Rimpoche has also opened a dialogue with science, psychology, medicine, metaphysics, politics, and the arts.

Rimpoche is an internationally recognized spiritual teacher and bestselling author of Good Life, Good Death and The Tara Box: Rituals for Healing and Protection from the Female Buddha, as well as over 30 teaching transcripts.

Rimpoche established his first Western teaching center in the Netherlands in 1985. In 1988, Jewel Heart was founded as a non-profit organization in Ann Arbor, Michigan and now has chapters and study groups throughout the U.S., Malaysia/Singapore, and the Netherlands.

Friday night introductory public talk April 2, 2010 7:00 p.m. $25.

Saturday 2 in-depth sessions April 3, 2010 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. $108*

Limited space! Please pre-register by visiting:

*This program is part of a special program package-deal offer: Nalanda West is hosting many amazing teachers in the months of April and May; if you pre-register for multiple programs, you can participate in these incredible programs and save! Additional discounts available for sangha members. Please visit the Nalanda West website to register and for details on the other programs.
1 program: $108    
2 programs: $180
3 programs: $250
4 programs: $330

Nalanda West, Center for American Buddhism
3902 Woodland Park Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98103
206 529 8258


Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. A Place for Mom COO Makes Seattles 40 Under 40 List
2. Seattle Surgeon Named 2007 Veterinarian of the Year
3. Math battling cancer, deciding lifes challenges lead list as INFORMS meet in Seattle
4. WELLESSE ALL DAY ENERGY(TM) - Sponsors of the UW Medical Center 2007 Seattle Marathon
5. MultiCare Joins Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Network
6. Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and Northwest Hospital Sign Letter of Intent to Develop Proton Therapy Center for Cancer Treatment
7. Upscale Seattle-Based Skincare Clinic Expands Into California With Unique Custom Tailored Skincare Approach
8. Seattle-Based Law Firm Williams Kastner Receives Significant Defense Verdict in Trade Secret Business Litigation Case
9. Seattle-Based Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research Appoints Nancy Sclater, Executive Director
10. Compressus Announces Seattle Radiologists Interoperability Implementation
11. Seattle Laces Up To Beat the Bridge and Diabetes
Post Your Comments:
Related Image:
Nalanda West Seattle and Jewel Heart Present Gelek Rimpoche: Fearless Compassion and Principles for a Happy Life
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... toilets were," said an inventor from Hillside, N.J. "Many people catch diseases simply ... so that individuals will always be protected from germs." , He developed the ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... Consistent ... sharing, the 2016 Building Better Radiology Marketing Programs meeting will showcase ... Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas with a pre-conference ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... CBD College is proud to announce ... (CAAHEP) awarded accreditation to its Diagnostic Medical Sonography program. CBD College is honored to ... of twelve colleges and universities in the state of California make the cut. CBD ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... MI (PRWEB) , ... November 26, 2015 , ... ... for substance abuse located in central Michigan, have come together on Thanksgiving Day ... specially produced video, available for viewing on the Serenity Point YouTube channel, patients ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... Jobs in hospital medical laboratories ... and offered by healthcare staffing agency Aureus Medical Group . These ... October 2015 among those searching for healthcare jobs through the company’s website, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/26/2015)... , November 26, 2015 ... Juntendo universitetssjukhus ser potential att använda ... magnetresonansbilder (MR-bilder) för patienter med multipel ... ett forskningsavtal med SyntheticMR AB för att ... forskningsprojekt på sjukhuset. Med SyMRI kan man ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... PUNE, India , November 26, ... --> --> ... Research Report" and "Investigation Report on ... 2019 and 2021 forecasts data and ... library. . ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... 2015 ) ... "Radioimmunoassay Market by Type (Reagents & Kits, ... Clinical Diagnostic Labs), Application (Research, Clinical Diagnostics), ... report to their offering. --> ... of the "Radioimmunoassay Market by Type ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: