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Karma Sonam Dargye Ling (KSDL) Tibetan Buddhist Temple, charitable registration number 118977867 RR0001,  is the Canadian Seat of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Orgyen Trinley Dorje of the Karma Kagyu lineage, founded in 1976 by the Venerable Lama Namse Rinpoche.  The Resident Lama is Lama Tenzin Dakpa. We are a Vajrayana Dharma Centre offering meditation classes and Deity Practice (Green Tara, White Tara, Chenrezig, Medicine Buddha, etc.). We also have Introduction to Buddhism classes for beginners, and Buddhist retreats. We are located at 12 Maynard Ave., Toronto, Canada.

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Beloved Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche, Abbot of Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, passed on Sunday Oct. 6 unexpectedly.  “Dharma students can come to pay their respects, offer a white blessing scarf, make good aspirations and join the chanting. They may also bring traditional offerings of flowers and incense” at Karme Ling Retreat in New York now while “Khenpo Rinpoche is resting in thukdam“.  The cremation ceremony is on Sunday Oct. 20, 2019 at Karme Ling.  Please visit www.kaygu.org for more information.
Karma Sonam Dargye Ling will be hosting an Amitabha puja for Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche on Nov. 24, the 49th day after his death, in conjunction with Day Two of the Commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the death of Lama Namse Rinpoche.

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VIDEOS
 HH 17th Karmapa 2018
 The Third Karmapa’s Aspiration Prayer (Khenpo Tsulnam Rinpoche)
“Vivid Awareness” Oral Transmission of book  (Thrangu Rinpoche)
New! Monlam 2013
 Bodhisattva Vow (Mingyur Rinpoche)
 Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Liberation (Lama Tenzin)
 Lopon Chenmo Dong Yonten Gyatso Video Teaching
KSDL UPCOMING EVENTS
November & December 2019
THE BODHISATTVA’S WAY OF LIFE
A FIVE-PART TEACHING BY LAMA TENZIN
Saturday afternoons at 2pm – Nov 9, 16, 30 and Dec 7 & 14
The Bodhicaryavatara, which translates in English to “A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life,” is an ancient text composed by Shantideva, renowned Buddhist monk and scholar who lived at the Nalanda Monastic University in India. The Bodhicaryavatara presents methods to harmonize one’s life with the Bodhisattva ideal and inspires the practitioner to cultivate the perfections of the Bodhisattva: generosity, ethics, patience, strenuous endeavour, meditative concentration, and wisdom. All welcome. By donation.  Please write to register for Lama Tenzin’s teachings on “The Way of the Bodhisattva” at valeriewhite1000@gmail.com
LONG AMITABHA PUJA, Nov. 23 & 24, 10 am – 4 pm
In honour of the passing of our beloved teacher Lama Namse Rinpoche.  Nov. 24 will be an Amitabha Puja to mark the 49th day of the passing of Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche in addition to the  commemoration of  the 10th anniversary of the parinirvana of Lama Namse Rinpoche.
VAJRAKILAYA, Dec. 28 & 29, 10 am – 4 pm

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TIBETAN LANGUAGE CLASS
Starting November 3rd, KSDL is offering a weekly drop-in Tibetan Language class.  It will take place every Sunday from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, just after the White Tara puja, and will run weekly whenever White Tara is scheduled.  Open to new and experienced students alike, this class is tailored by Lama Samten to suit the needs of the individual, and will cover both conversational Tibetan and Tibetan Buddhist Dharma terminology.  No cost.  Come a little early and bring a notebook.
 
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