DLM - Spiritual Development Program
Drepung Loseling Monastery, Inc.
an affiliate of Emory University, presents
Lam Rim Retreat
The Graded Path to Enlightenment

Saturday, January 23, 2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Taught by
Geshe Ngawang Phende


The Lam Rim teaching presents a complete guide of the grounds, the paths, and the results interwoven through the presentation of the Buddhist view, meditation and conduct required for an individual practitioner to attain enlightenment.
The teachings and meditation techniques are taught in a systematic and graded manner begining from how to rely on a spiritual teacher all the way to the cultivation of calm abiding (shamatha) and special insight (vipashyana) meditation..
The retreat is open to all and will consist of two sessions. Geshe Phende will combine Lam Rim teachings with meditation sessions.
Daily Schedule
1st Session :
  10 am - Noon
Lunch Break :
  Noon - 2 pm
2nd Session :
  2 - 4 pm

To register for these courses please call the center at: 404-982-0051

  $58 for DLM Members / $65 for non-members
    A voluntary offering to the teacher is customary in
the Buddhist tradition.
   On-line retreat via Zoom

  Geshe Ngawang Phende was born in Nepal in 1968. As a young boy he entered Drubthob Rinpoche’s monastery in Nepal where he received his initial monastic training. He joined Drepung Loseling Monastery, south India in 1982 at the age of 12, where he successfully completed his monastic education and passed the Geshe Lharampa examination in 2001. He then attended Guymey Monastery for further Tantric studies and stayed there for a year. Geshe Ngawang was the resident teacher at the Lam Rim Tibetan Buddhist Center in Johannesburg, South Africa for nearly four years. Twice he has been on the Mystical Arts of Tibet tour and at present is one of the resident teachers at DLM.

Recording Policy:
No recordings, audio or visual, without express permission from Drepung Loseling Monastery.
Cancellation Policy:
One-day events: If you withdraw before the day of the event, we will refund your fees, minus a $20 administrative charge. You must speak with a member of the administrative staff by 6pm. Leaving a message will not alter your registration. There will be no other refunds.
If you do not attend a session it is counted as a withdrawal and there will be no refunds or exchanges.
*When purchasing a series for either the Foundation or the Intermediate classes note that the series advantage gives you a lower rate and purchasing classes individually gives you flexibility. When purchasing these series the first class will count toward the one day cancellation policy. After the first class has begun for the purchase of the series there will be no other refunds or exchanges.

Multiple-day events: If you withdraw before the start of the retreat, course, or event, we will refund your fees, minus a 10% administrative charge. If you withdraw after the first retreat or teaching session, we will refund 75% of the fees. After the start of the second session there will be no refunds.