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1:30pm Eight Manifestations of Guru Rinpoche and the Benefits of Tsok Kor Practice
June 2, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm PDT
Teaching by Tulku Yeshi Rinpoche
Sunday, June 2, 2019
Time: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Location: Shrine Room
Suggested donation: $20 Members, $30 Non-Members
Guru Rinpoche (or Guru Padmasambhava) is the most important Guru in Tibetan Buddhism. Tibetans believe that he is the 2nd Buddha. He is considered to have 8 manifestations and some of them appear together with their consorts or alone like other Tantric Deities. In this class you will learn about the story of Guru Rinpoche and his manifestations, the teachings they gave, and how to practice in your daily life.
Tulku Yeshi Rinpoche is a Dzogchen master and the reincarnation of Dzogchen Gyaltsab Thodo Rinpoche. He was recognized by H.H. Dalai Lama’s Nyingmapa teacher Kyabje Trulshig Rinpoche. He received teachings from twenty-five masters representing all five schools of Tibetan Buddhism. He has been teaching Buddhism and Tibetan culture to thousands of followers all over the world and has set up many Dharma centers, including the Heruka Dharma Center. Tulku Yeshi has published over thirteen books including biographies of Lama Yongzin and H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Dorje Chang. His written works also include literature and poetry. Currently, he is working with the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives to publish his autobiography, Journal of a Thousand Days, which numbers over 1,000 pages.