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Dzogchen — Great Love in Union with Emptiness
July 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am - July 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm PDT
The Art of Deity Yoga Meditation and a Drikung Yangzab Longevity Empowerment
Teachings and Empowerment by Lama Mark Webber:
Session 1: Saturday 9:30 am — Drikung Yangzab Long Life Empowerment & Tsok
Session 2: Saturday 4:00 pm — Instructions for practicing the Long Life Meditation
Session 3: Sunday 9:30 am — The What and Why of Deity (Yidam) Yoga Meditation?Session 4: Sunday 4:00 pm — How we practice Deity (Yidam) Yoga Practice This is first empowerment often given in the extensive cycle of meditations and contemplations of the Drikung Gonpo Yangzab Dzogchen tradition. It is a profound yoga taught by Padmasambhava and revealed by the 16th century saint Gyalwang Rinchen Phuntsok. It’s aim is to increase longevity so we can realize deathless primordial wisdom. Lama Mark will also give instructions for the Longevity practice and guidance to understand the reasons and methods for generation and completion phase meditations. Attendance for the complete transmission is recommended. Costs: By donation for the Lama’s teaching and generosity & a donation to cover travel, food, and expenses for Lama Mark, we suggest a donation of $15 to $40 a day (no one will be turned away for lack of funds)