Upcoming Programs

  • Instructor: Michael Harris Devotion is an essential and powerful ally on our awakening journey. The opposite of blind faith, genuine devotion encompasses the yearning to fully connect with our awakened nature, a radical openness to truth, and the [...]
  • This practice is held on the 25th lunar day. At Kunzang Palchen Ling, on the 25th day of each lunar month, we perform an extended version of the feast sadhana (Tsok) of White Khechari (White Vajrayogini) from the terma of Terchen Barway Dorje. Tsok [...]
  • Practice of the Buddha and the 16 Arhats.  Buddha Shakyamuni personally selected the 16 Arhats from among his disciples and requested them to remain in the world, protecting the Dharma for as long as beings are capable of benefiting from the [...]

Upcoming Classes

  • Taught by Michael Harris Cost: no charge This class meets every other Thursday from 7-8pm: NEXT CLASSES MAY 25, JUNE 8, and JUNE 22 The KPL Study Group offers an open hearted and minded space where we can learn, share, support each other in our [...]
  • Taught by Chime Chodon. Cost: $20 per class (sliding scale applies) This class meets every Wednesday. A beginner friendly class! Those with any amount of background, or interest, in Tibetan language study are welcome. For inquiries about this class [...]

Teaching Excerpts

  • Meditation on the guru, the practice of guru yoga, is really the key to the successful and authentic practice of all dharma. Most especially in the uncommon and supreme path of dzokchen, it is the very essence and the genuine means of attainment. In [...]
  • Any dharma activity — whether we engage in it as students, as practitioners, as disciples, or as teachers — any dharma activity that is performed without compassion, without the motivation of love and compassion, is poisonous. It is like [...]
  • Tertons are always challenging to people because they often act unconventionally. And it’s natural, or not surprising, that during the life of a terton people usually think they’re crazy. (After they pass away, of course, we all make statues of [...]