Learn to Meditate in Half a Day (June 6)


  • Learn to Meditate HDC - June 6
    June 6, 2015
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Learn to Meditate… in half a day! Once every other month we hold this introductory course designed especially for beginners. Meditation is an effective tool to combat stress, depression, anxiety and other negative states of mind. Through meditating we can develop a habit of thinking positively, which leads to the experience of a more relaxed (more…)

Pratimoksha Teaching/Vows (June 13)


  • Pratimoksha
    June 13, 2015
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Teaching: Saturday, June 13; 10am – 11:15pm Vow Ceremony: 11:30am – 12:30pm at KMC South Carolina (2999 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC 29169) with Resident Teacher, Kelsang Tabkay $10 or FREE for Monthly Members The Root of Buddha’s Teachings The wisdom understanding and believing in karma encourages us to avoid harmful actions and cultivate positive (more…)

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Good Karma Bowl-A-Rama (June 14)


  • Bowl-A-Rama
    June 14, 2015
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Have fun while helping to bring more peace to South Carolina, and the world! Come join us for our fifth annual Good Karma Bowl-A-Rama!  Each year we hang out at AMF Lanes in Cayce for a couple of fun games of bowling and a great time hanging out with our KMC SC friends. KMC South Carolina runs completely on (more…)

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Training in Concentration (June 20)


  • Concentration DC
    June 20, 2015
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Training in Concentration (Part 1) Saturday, June 20, 2014;  10am – 4pm at KMC South Carolina 2999 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169 with Kelsang Tabkay $35 or $25 students/seniors  (Discounts for Monthly Members) We live in a world where distractions are growing increasingly intense.  However, in order to find deep inner peace, we need (more…)

Mala Making Workshop (July 11)


  • Mala Making Workshop
    July 11, 2015
    10:00 am - 5:30 pm

After a brief introduction with Buddhist Teacher, Dorothy Stafford, you will learn the traditional Buddhist technique for making and using a mala. A mala is a string of beads used to count prayers or mantra recitations. For Buddhist practitioners, their mala is a very precious and meaningful object for them. During this mala making workshop, you’ll (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…)

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


  • Asheville - Stop Worrying HDC
    October 10, 2015
    10:00 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…)

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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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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…)

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Clear Sky Mind Retreat (Dec. 3 – 5)


  • Clear Sky Retreat
    December 4, 2015 - December 6, 2015
    7:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Introduction to the Retreat In this retreat, we will learn special meditations, known as Mahamudra, to help us discover the clear nature of our mind. Mahamudra is a deeply relaxing, spacious, and profoundly illuminating meditation. By training in Mahamudra, your mind will become progressively more subtle and peaceful, causing you to experience a profound inner (more…)