Secrets of the Whispered Lineage
Retreat on the Oral Instructions of the Mahamudra
Beginning with the Blessing Empowerment of Dorje Shugden
Enter into the International Winter Retreats with the spiritual power and protection of the Ganden Oral Lineage. This retreat, which is based on The Oral instructions of Mahamudra, will begin with the blessing empowerment of Dorje Shugden and continue with a 6-day guided retreat that will give you hope that enlightenment is possible.
The very nature of your mind is the union of bliss and emptiness. The guidance given in this retreat will unveil this profound truth and enable you to discover the hidden meaning and secrets of Manjushri’s Whispered Lineage. Teachings and instruction will be based on Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s masterpiece The Oral Instructions of the Mahamudra.
Gen Samten Kelsang is the Resident Teacher of KMC New York. He has been studying and practicing Buddhism for over thirty years and is one of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s most senior students. He is well-known for his inspiring, clear and practical way of presenting Buddha’s teachings and meditation.
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The retreat begins with an introduction on the evening of the 26th. On the morning of December 27, Gen Samten will give a Dorje Shugden Empowerment which will be followed by teachings and guided retreat on the profound instructions of Manjushri’s Whispered Lineage. *You do not need to register for the entire retreat to attend the empowerment.
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