Tranquil Abiding Retreat (Aug. 14 – 17)


  • 2015 TA Retreat
    August 14, 2015 - August 28, 2015
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

            * Please note that this retreat has the pre-requisites of having attended the Training in Concentration day course in June 2015 and an 8-week at-home daily meditation training. If you did not attend the day course or engage in the home training, you are not eligible to attend this (more…)

Summer Festival Review (Aug. 29)


  • Festival Review HDC
    August 29, 2015
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

NKT IKBU Summer Festival Review: Solving our problems with wisdom and compassion Saturday, August 29, 10am – 1:00pm with Kelsang Tabkay at KMC South Carolina (2999 Sunset Blvd., Suite 101, W. Columbia, SC 29169) $20 or $15 students/seniors  In this half -day course, Kelsang Tabkay will give a brief review of some essential teachings from the 2015 (more…)

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Savannah: Stop Worrying, Start Living (Sept. 5)


  • Savannah - Stop Worrying HDC
    September 5, 2015
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Class Description There are many uncertainties in this life. When we naturally respond with worry, our mind becomes tight and uncomfortable and it can be difficult to think clearly or enjoy anything. In this half day course, we will learn to replace worry with positive, constructive attitudes so that we can enjoy life with confidence. (more…)

Overcoming Stress (Sept. 12)


  • Stress HDC
    September 12, 2015
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

“So much of the stress and tension we normally experience comes from our mind, and many of the problems we experience, including ill health, are caused or aggravated by this stress. Just by doing breathing meditation for ten or fifteen minutes each day, we will be able to reduce this stress.” – Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche (more…)

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Aiken: Stop Worrying, Start Living (Sept. 19)


  • Aiken - Stop Worrying HDC
    September 19, 2015
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Class Description There are many uncertainties in this life. When we naturally respond with worry, our mind becomes tight and uncomfortable and it can be difficult to think clearly or enjoy anything. In this half day course, we will learn to replace worry with positive, constructive attitudes so that we can enjoy life with confidence. (more…)

Asheville: Confidence to Change (Oct. 9)


  • Public Talk - Asheville
    October 9, 2015
    7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Friday, October 9; 7pm – 8:15pm at Skyland/South Buncombe Library (260 Overlook Road, Asheville 28803) with KMC SC’s Resident Teacher, Kelsang Tabkay FREE PUBLIC TALK Everybody wants to change.  We all want to be more confident and happy, leading a more harmonious and fulfilling life.  But often we feel stuck in unhealthy and unhappy habits. Buddha’s teachings (more…)

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Asheville: Stop Worrying, Start Living (Oct. 10)


  • Asheville - Stop Worrying HDC
    October 10, 2015
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Class Description There are many uncertainties in this life. When we naturally respond with worry, our mind becomes tight and uncomfortable and it can be difficult to think clearly or enjoy anything. In this half day course, we will learn to replace worry with positive, constructive attitudes so that we can enjoy life with confidence. (more…)

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Greenville: Stop Worrying, Start Living (Oct. 24)


  • Greenville - Stop Worrying HDC
    October 24, 2015
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Class Description There are many uncertainties in this life. When we naturally respond with worry, our mind becomes tight and uncomfortable and it can be difficult to think clearly or enjoy anything. In this half day course, we will learn to replace worry with positive, constructive attitudes so that we can enjoy life with confidence. (more…)

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Vajrasattva Retreat (Nov. 16 – 20)


  • Vajrasattva Intro Teaching
    November 14, 2015
    10:30 am - 12:00 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:  Saturday, November 14, 10:30am – 12pm with Kelsang Tabkay ($10 or $5 students/seniors) Learn (more…)

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Murrells Inlet: Stop Worrying, Start Living (Nov. 21)


  • Murrells Inlet - Stop Worrying HDC
    November 21, 2015
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Class Description There are many uncertainties in this life. When we naturally respond with worry, our mind becomes tight and uncomfortable and it can be difficult to think clearly or enjoy anything. In this half day course, we will learn to replace worry with positive, constructive attitudes so that we can enjoy life with confidence. (more…)