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Yogi Lama Gursam: Teachings on Powa

Morning and afternoon teachings with a mid-day lunch break from noon until 2pm. Suggested donation is $25. each for morning and afternoon sessions, although no one is turned away due to lack of funds.

Lama Gursam's Biography

Lama Gursam went to monastery at a very young age, received teachings as a monastic, and studied and practiced as a monastic. Then Lama Gursam went to study in Tibetan University Sarnath, Varanasi, India to get both bachelors and masters degrees in Buddhist Philosophy, History, and languages. Upon graduation he received a special award for scholastic achievement from His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

After university Lama Gursam was requested to assist His Holiness the Chetsang Rinpoche. Lama volunteered for five years as an assistant, as a teacher, and helped with many other duties.

Lama Gursam then completed the traditional three year retreat. Since then every year Lama has gone on retreat in various mountains, including some of Milarepa's caves. He then returns for six months each year to provide teachings in the West. He also leads pilgrimages to holy places in India, and Nepal.

Lama teaches in English, and always tries to focus on the practical application of the Dharma in everyday life.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Just back from India and without transportation. Would love to come if anyone in Carrollwood/Northdale can share a ride. My email: [masked] Tujeche in advance:)

    July 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Far above my means

    June 29, 2013

  • Edgar S.

    c u there...:)

    June 21, 2013

  • Natalie K.

    Karen,
    I would suggest contacting Jean to discuss this. I am currently en route to Italy and France with students.

    June 12, 2013

  • Karen

    I'd like to discuss holding the tachings at my home, which is very near Mystikal scents. Please e-mail me (I think you have my e-mail). Karen

    June 12, 2013

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