• The Mirror of Dharma – Post Fall Festival Retreat

    Friday, October 4th-Thursday, October 10th, 7:30 pm - 1:00 pm
    Individual days can be attended. Accommodation options available.

  • About This Event

    Following the opening of the Kadampa Temple for World Peace and International Fall Festival, KMC Florida will be hosting a Post Festival Retreat with international Teacher, Kadam Bridget Heyes.  The retreat will be a precious opportunity to take to heart the profound and transformative teachings in Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche’s latest book, The Mirror of Dharma, which will be transmitted at the Festival.

    Special optional art day course with Kadam Chris Heyes

    On Thursday October 10th internationally renowned Kadampa Buddhist artist Kadam Chris will be teaching a Kadampa Buddhist Art Course. Images and statues of Buddhas have been objects of faith and inspiration for many centuries. Learn how to draw and paint Buddha’s images and perfect the art of enlightenment. No experience needed, just a willingness to learn!

  • Accommodation Options

    KMC Florida has a variety of on-site accommodation options including single, double, and triple occupancy rooms as well as a male and female dorm. We also have ample bathroom facilities for our guests. Staying onsite in our comfortable accommodation gives our retreat and class participants the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the meditation retreat or course they are attending.

  • The Teacher

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    This course is taught by Kadam Bridget Heyes. Kadam Bridget is the NKT-IKBU National Spiritual Director of the UK and the principal teacher at Nagarjuna Kadampa Meditation Centre. She is a senior disciple of Geshe Kelsang who has been practicing for over 25 years. Kadam Bridget is known for her powerful teachings, compassionate heart, and deep understanding of Buddha’s wisdom advice. Her teachings are exceptionally clear and she presents profound ideas in a way that are easy to practice and integrate into daily life. Having raised two children, she has a special insight into how to bring Buddhism alive to meet the demands of a busy modern life. Kadam Bridget shows an inspiring example for everyone on the spiritual path.

  • Attending This Event

    There is no need to book in advance for this event. Please drop-in! 😊

  • Where to find us

    KMC Florida (Sarasota)
    730 N Washington Blvd,
    Sarasota, Fl, 34236

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