Membership contributions are the main source of income for the Center and help us to maintain and improve our facilities, moreover spread Dharma! For more info email admin@MeditationInTampaBay.org or start helping today here: http://meditationintampabay.org/information/become-a-sponsor/
MAY 17-19, Receive powerful Inner Peace with the Blessing Empowerment of Buddha Vajrapani. Vajrapani is a Buddha who embodies the spiritual power of all enlightened beings. Granted by Kelsang Chokyan. Empowerment day is SAT, MAY 18th! At our main center in Safety Harbor, FL. For more info, visit http://meditationintampabay.org/retreats-and-events/the-good-heart-retreat/
TUESDAY, MAY 14TH. “Center Cherishing Day”. You are invited to attend. All volunteers welcome! This a fun and rewarding activity of 30 minutes, 1 hour, or 5 hours - whatever you wish. We all get together and clean, repair and beautify our meditation room, residence and gardens. A request list will posted on the volunteer board in the patio. Please e-mail at email@example.com for more info.
Sundays, 10:00-11:30am with Kelsang Chokyan. Confidence to change. For more info, visit meditationintampabay.org
“The capacity to remain completely calm in situations of great provocation, and to feel genuine compassion for those who are deliberately trying to harm us, is a sign of high spiritual realizations and the result of a great deal of mental preparation.”
—Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
Children are welcome to attend the Vajrapani empowerment Saturday May 18th! We will offer a video link for those in the family room and then the children will all come in for the actual blessing. Please let us know if you are planning to bring children so that we can happily make arrangements for you. Contact us at 727.797.9770 or e-mail us firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mala Making Course. SAT, JULY 20th at 2pm-4pm. During this mala making workshop, you’ll have a chance to make a mala that you can keep for yourself. You can also bring malas to repair. ($30 per person; includes all supplies for your mala)
LEARN TO MEDITATE: Beginner Retreat. July 6th 2- 5:30 pm. Do you often become overwhelmed with the pace of modern life? Sometimes it feels like there are too many things to think about and accomplish. Meditation reduces distractions and creates a tranquil inner space in the mind. $20($10 for sponsors)
“By training in meditation, we create an inner space and clarity that enables us to control our mind regardless of the external circumstances. Gradually we develop mental equilibrium, a balanced mind that is happy all the time…”
—Geshe Kelsang Gyatso