DNKL Newsletter
October, 2012
  
Weekly Classes

Bodhisattva's Way of Life
7PM Oct. 2, 9, 23 & 30 (Tues.)
 
 Meditation: Teaching and Practice
7PM Oct. 3, 10 & 24 (Wed.)
 
Training of Patience
10AM Oct. 7, 14 & 28 (Sun.)
 
10AM Every Sunday
   
 
House 
Improvements: (click picture to enlarge)  
 
Rinpoche painting door
Geshe-la sealing driveway
Tashi-la painting house
   
 
Thanks to
your generosity and hard work,
at DNKL last month:
  
New walkway is nearly completed.
 
Driveway has been leveled & sealed.
 
New fence is up.
 
Foundation to the new addtion is poured.
 
Rinpoche's room and hallway to temple have been painted.
 
Some painting outdoors have been done.
 
& more are going on! 
 
 
 
 
 
How excellent that the Blessed One comes here!
We are so happy that we merit this good fortune!
While we venerate you during this time,
We beseech you to remain present before us!
 
 
Two Public Talks
By His Holiness
the 14th Dalai Lama
 
The Art of Compassion
Thursday, Oct 18, 1:30PM
 
Advice for Daily Life
Friday, Oct. 19, 10:00AM 
 
Under the guidance of our precious teacher Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche and after two years of planning and working in collaboration with the wonderful people at WCSU, we are all very excited to be welcoming His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama to Danbury this month. His Holiness’ visit is an extremely fortunate opportunity for all of us and we believe that this event is a milestone for achieving our mission to bring peace, compassion and understanding to our extended community.
 
We pray for the long life of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and for all the spiritual leaders who work to bring happiness and peace to sentient beings. We pray for their wishes to be spontaneously achieved and for the success of this auspicious event.
 
If you would like to purchase tickets, please call the Box Office at (203)837-8499 on Oct. 1, 2012.  
 
To prepare for the events, the house and land of DNKL will NOT be open to the public from noon Oct. 17 to noon Oct. 20.
 
Please also note the teachings on Sep.30, Oct. 16, Oct. 17, Oct. 21 are cancelled.
 
Daily news of this wonderful month will be updated on our Facebook page.
 

  
 

Help this event:

Spread the words and invite your friends.  

Silent Auction benefit DNKL.

 
 
 
Fall Family Fun!
  Wet Paint Event
                                               DNKL
                             September 30th (Sunday) 
                            
Live musical entertainment, Refreshments ,
Wet paint exhibition and Silent Auction
at 2PM-4PM.
 
The artist will be arriving early and painting
by 10AM.
  You are welcome to come early and enjoy the grounds, have picnic, watch the artist create, and join in. Drawing materials will be available for families to participate (or bring your own!)
 
The Artists are from all areas and include Kathy Anderson and S. Pamela Reese of Redding; Andrea Bisordi of Wilton, Alfonsina Betancourt and Elizabeth Bullis-Wiese of Fairfield; Judith Corrigan and Nancy Howell of Trumbull; Catherine Elliot of Simsbury; Judith Lambertson of Norwalk;Mary Louise O'Connel of Ridgefield; Phyllis Lodata-Suppa of Stamford; JoHanne Mangi of North Haven and Gus Moran of Bridgeport.
 
 
Children's Program
1PM  Oct. 14 Sunday
 
Designed especially for families and children to come together and develop a harmonious life, geshe Dhargye will teaching traditional topics such as Loving Kindness, Patience and Compassion.
 
Everyone is welcome.
 
Panel Discussion 
What is empathy? Who feels it?
 Noon Oct. 3 Wed.
 
Dr. Barrett, Dr. O'Neil, WCSU
  assistant proferssor of psychology
Geshe Lobsang Dhargey, DNKL
  
A discussionon the nature of empathy and altruism in humans and animals. Check out the Poster for more information. (at WCSU)
 
 
 
DNKL
Open House
10AM  Oct. 21 Sunday
 
 Detail: TBD
 
Tibetan Language: the First Lesson
 1PM Oct. 28 Sunday
 Detail: TBD 
 
 
All Dharma classes and service at DNKL are free of charge and by donation only.
  Your  tax- deductible contributions to support DNKL are deeply appreciated.
 DNKL is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
 
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DNKL Tibetan Buddhist Center, 30 Putnam Park Rd., Redding, CT 

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