Wisdom Deity Blessing by Khen Rinpoche

Exploring Buddhism: 2010 Wisdom Teachings

Wisdom Deity Blessing by Khen Rinpoche

Sunday, October 24

Florence Civic Center, 90 Park St., Florence, MA   from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm
$20 per session; Five College/GCC students and seniors $10 per session On the day of the event tickets will be: $25 & $12

Rinpoche and Professor Gardiner will outline the dynamic iconography of Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of Wisdom, who is said to guide us in our acquisition of the wisdom of emptiness. Rinpoche will then give a guided visualization meditation on Manjushri, ending with a group recitation of his mantra, Om Ah Ra Pa Tsa Na Dhi.


For more information call 413-577-2486 or email: aacp@acad.umass.edu

For tickets call the box office at 413-545-2511 or 1-800-999-UMAS


Co- presented with the Departments of Religion at Amherst & Smith Colleges, The Five College Buddhist Studies Certificate Program, Friends of Khen Rinpoche, and the Manjushri Institute of Buddhist Studies


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