Refuge and Bodhisattva Vow Weekend

Lama Yeshe Gyamtso

April 14 & 15, 2018

Sanctuary Yoga

1919 Stearns Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008

This program will be beneficial to both beginners and people who already have taken vows and want to enter more deeply into them.

Note: There is no Saturday morning session.

Saturday, April 14

2:00pm – 4:00pm: Teaching on Taking Refuge

6:00pm – 8:00pm: Teaching cont. and Refuge Vow Ceremony

Sunday, April 15

10:00am – 12:00pm: Teaching on the Bodhisattva Vow

2:00pm – 4:00pm: Teaching cont. and Bodhisattva Vow Ceremony

Suggested Donation: $100 for entire weekend or $25/session

If you have any questions, or would like an interview with Lama Yeshe on Saturday morning, please email Matt at or call (269) 275-0090.

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Lama Yeshe Gyamtso completed two three-year retreats during the 1980s at Kagyu Thubten Chöling under the guidance of Kyapje Kalu Rinpoche and Lama Norlha Rinpoche. He has since been teaching and translating for many great masters, including His Holiness the Seventeenth Karmapa and Bardor Tulku Rinpoche.


Past Events

September 2017 – Two-day Guru Rinpoche Practice Retreat (Drupcho) led by Lama Tashi Topgyal. Guru Rinpoche Empowerment from terma of Terchen Barway Dorje was bestowed.

March 2017 – Visit by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso. Teaching on Becoming an Authentic Vajrayana Practitioner.

September 2016 – Visit by Venerable Bardor Tulku Rinpoche. Commentary on The Eight Verses of Mind Training and The Kusali’s Meditation Instructions of Jamgon Kongtrul. Also, the White Manjushri empowerment was bestowed from the terma of Terchen Barway Dorje.