Asheville: Choose Happiness Public Talk (Dec. 9)


  • Asheville - Choosing Happiness Public Talk
    December 9, 2016
    7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Friday, December 9; 7pm – 8:15pm with Buddhist monk, Kelsang Tabkay at 1070 Tunnel Road, Bldg 2, Unit 20 (Behind Pomodoros), Asheville NC 28805 $10 or $5 for students and seniors Choose Happiness: A Public Talk Each and every one us has the capacity to tap into an endless supply of inner peace and happiness. (more…)

Asheville: Letting Go of the Past (Dec. 10)


  • Asheville - Letting Go
    December 10, 2016
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Saturday, December 10; 10am – 1pm with Buddhist monk, Kelsang Tabkay at 1070 Tunnel Road, Bldg 2, Unit 20 (Behind Pomodoro’s), Asheville NC 28805 $20 or $15 for students and seniors We often have trouble letting go of painful events in our past and this affects the way we respond to our current life situations. We (more…)

Vajrasattva Retreat

Vajrasattva Retreat (Dec. 12 – 16)


  • Vajrasattva Intro Teaching
    December 13, 2016
    7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Buddha Vajrasattva is the Buddha who “specializes” in helping us to purify our negative karma.  During this traditional annual self-guided retreat, we will make prayers to Vajrasattva and meditate on his mantra as a special purification practice. Retreat Schedule Special Teaching on Purification Practice:  Tuesday, December 13, 7:00pm – 8:15pm with Kelsang Tabkay ($10 or $5 students/seniors) Learn more (more…)

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Holiday Dharma Dinner (Dec. 16)


  • Holiday Dharma Dinner
    December 16, 2016
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for our annual Holiday Dharma Dinner and Gift Exchange! Friday, December 16 at KMC SC (2999 Sunset Blvd.) Vegetarian Potluck Dinner: 6:00pm – 7:00pm Gift Exchange: 7:00pm – 8pm   Vegetarian Dinner Each year we get together for a tasty vegetarian potluck to spend time together as a community during the holiday season. Bring (more…)

Handling Difficult People With a Peaceful Mind (Dec. 17)


  • Difficult People HDC
    December 17, 2016
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Saturday, December 17, 2016 10am – 1:00pm at KMC South Carolina (2999 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169) with Resident Teacher, Kelsang Tabkay $20 or $15 students/seniors  (Discounts for Monthly Members) Irritating bosses  *  Self-obsessed roommates  *  Uncooperative family members  *  Unpredictable lovers  *  Unkind strangers  *  Weird co-workers We’ve all got them, so how can (more…)

Asheville: Letting Go of the Past – Morning Retreat (Dec. 17)


  • Asheville - Letting Go RETREAT
    December 17, 2016
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Saturday, December 17; 10am – 12:30pm with Buddhist Teacher, Sharon Lovich at 1070 Tunnel Road, Bldg 2, Unit 20 (Behind Pomodoro’s), Asheville NC 28805 $20 or $15 for students and seniors In this follow-up retreat to  the teachings from Kelsang Tabkay’s half-day course, “Letting Go Of the Past”, you will have the opportunity to deepen your experience (more…)

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The Art of Mindfulness (Jan. 1)


  • The Art of Mindfulness - Jan. 1
    January 1, 2017
    10:30 am - 11:45 am

Sunday, January 1; 10:30am – 11:45am with Special Guest Teacher, Kadam Michelle Gauthier at KMC South Carolina (2999 Sunset Blvd., Suite 101, W. Columbia, SC 29169) $10 or $5 students/seniors Start your New Year off fresh by discovering the power of mindfulness to transform your life.  Learning to live with mindfulness is learning to live with (more…)

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The Peace of Concentration: A Meditation Day Retreat


  • Peace of Concentration Retreat
    January 7, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday, January 7,  10am – 4:30pm at KMC South Carolina (2999 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169) with Special Guest Teacher, Kadam Michelle Gauthier $35 or $25 students/seniors  (Discounts for Monthly Members) Join us for a day retreat on relaxing and peaceful meditations on the mind.  When we meditate on the clarity of the mind, (more…)