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6/11/2018
Lodging near Monastery

For visitor logding: Here is list of the Hotels near monastery. We had made special rate arrangement for the events with Hotel listed below.  Please call Hotel directly to make your reservation and mention you are coming to Gaden KhachoeShing Monastery

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7/28/18
Ven Lama Zasep Rinpoche visit Nov. 2018

Ven. Lama Zasep Rinpoche will visit Gaden KhachoeShing Monastery in November 2018.  Venerable Rinpoche will be offer

Teachings on Gaden Mahamudra practice, Yamantaka Empowerment, Commentary on Yamantaka practice, Long life (Tenshug) ceremony and take part in Yangdrup ceremony etc.. Please…

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Gaden NgamChoe (Je Tsongkhapa) day

12/12/2017

Event: Gaden NgamChoe (Je Tsongkhapa day): Tsog offering and 1000 lights offering

Date: Tuesday, December 12th 2017

Time: 6pm 

Location: Gaden KhachoeShing Monastery, Bloomington. IN

This day is to commemorates the parinirvana (passing away) of the incomparable great master Je Tsongkahap.  The founder of the Gelugpa lineage (Yellow head) in Tibetan Mahanyana Buddhism.

Je Tsongkhapa is emanation of Avalokitesvara (Buddha of Compassion), Munjushri (Buddha of Wisdom) and Vajrapani (Buddha of Power). Gelugpa Buddhist followers around the world on this day lights lamps offerings, does engage in prayers, offerings to Buddhas, giving generosity of offering foods, alums etc and going aroung the temples, monasteries and focus on doing many virtous actvitities to accumulate merits.

All merits accumulated on this day will increase 1000,000 times...

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