January 2020

Buddha Path Practice

First and third Mondays: January 6th and 20th at 7:30-8:45 pm. Please arrive a few minutes early to get settled in before practice. Contact saltlakebuddhapath@gmail.com for location and details.

Tibetan Buddhist Meditation: An Introduction

University of Utah Lifelong Learning Class: Four Tuesday evenings starting January 21, 6:30-8:30pm

Learn to reduce stress, anxiety, and traumas, and increase well-being and happiness through Tibetan Buddhist Meditation. Explore calm abiding meditation (shamatha), The Four Noble Truths, developing compassion (tonglen practice), the 12 Wisdoms, and fundamentals of Buddhist view according to the Dzogchen Lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. No previous meditation experience is required. Students may sit on the floor (please bring a comfortable cushion), or chairs will be provided. Registration is limited; sign up today! If the class is full, you can sign up for the waiting list.

Bodhi Lama Orgyen Zangpo (Lama Kunzang)

Special Event: Two Public Teachings with Visiting Teacher Bodhi Lama Kunzang

Happiness is In Your Grasp!
How timeless Buddhist teachings can help you to be happy in our busy, modern world
Sunday, February 9th, 7-9 pm
Wasatch Retreat Center (ECCU)
75 South 200 East, SLC, UT 84111

Essentials of Buddhist Meditation
How meditation on Buddha’s teachings increase happiness, wisdom, and compassion
Monday, February 10th, 7-9 pm
Ogden Main Library
2464 Jefferson Ave, Ogden UT 84401

Suggested donation for each event: $20 (No one turned away for lack of funds)
Bodhi Lama Orgyen Zangpo (Lama Kunzang) has studied and practiced Buddhism for over twenty-five years as both a lay practitioner and monk-in-training. Since 2003, he has devoted his practice to the vast and profound teachings of the Dzogchen Lineage under the guidance and instruction of his root teacher, Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche. He has received extensive Dharma teacher’s training during numerous Buddhists retreats and extended Dzogchen Lineage Internships. Orgyen Zangpo is recognized for his clear and direct teaching style, which emphasizes making the Dharma accessible and practical for modern students. He has dedicated his life to preserving and propagating the authentic teachings of the Buddha for the benefit of all beings.

Dzogchen Shri Singha Foundation retreats

For starting or deepening your practice, the Dzogchen Shri Singha Foundation provides many opportunities throughout the year, including the Daka Retreat at the Dzogchen Retreat Center, retreats in Hawaii, Portland, and Moscow.

Retreat schedule