Joyful Land Retreat
June & July
with Gen- la Jampa
Our Summer Retreats are perfect for getting away from the busyness of everyday life in order to focus on cultivating peaceful states of mind. Enjoy guided meditations and teachings which present practical tools to incorporate meditation into your day to day life. In the breaks, enjoy meaningful conversation and relax amidst the beauty and tranquility of the IKRC Grand Canyon and its natural surroundings. Join for the day, weekend or for the full retreat.
The Path to Happiness Retreat (Lamrim)
June 29 - July 5th
Gain personal experience of 21 essential meditations that guide us step-by-step towards the inner peace of enlightenment.
Transforming Adversity Retreat (Lojong)
July 6th - July 12th
Replace frustration, discouragement and anxiety with positive, constructive attitudes. In this way we
can transform life’s difficulties into enriching spiritual experiences.
A Blissful Clear Mind (Mahamudra)
July 13th-July 19th
Gain deep insight into the pure, clear nature of your own mind and experience the stillness and inner peace that arises from meditating on the mind itself.
Gen-la Kelsang Jampa
Gen-la Jampa is an internationally renowned Buddhist ordained teacher, the Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition - International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU) and the Resident Teacher of the IKRC Grand Canyon.
As a senior teacher of the NKT, Gen-la Jampa has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for many years and under his guidance has taught at many centers and events internationally. Gen-la is well-loved for his clear and inspiring teachings and his ability to touch people’s hearts through his sincerity and loving-kindness.
Location: International Kadampa Retreat Center Grand Canyon, 6701 E Mountain Ranch Road,
Williams, AZ 86046.
Schedule for Week Three of the Retreat
Friday, July 13th
7:30pm - 9pm ~ Teaching with Gen-la Kelsang Jampa
Saturday, July 14th – Wednesday, July 18th
Session 1: 8am
Session 2: 11am
Session 3: 4pm
Session 4: 7:30pm
Thursday, July 19th
Session 1: 8am
Session 2: 11am (Last session of the retreat)
Sessions will be 1:15 to 1:30 minutes each.
Weeks 2 & 3 will follow similar session times.