|Upcoming Special Events at Deer Park
June 10, 2017
We are pleased to offer a Day of Meditation on June 10th.
Please mark your calendars and plan to join us!
Please check back for Registration.
Deer Park Summer Course 2107
July 3 - 14, 2017
The highly renowned Jangtse Choje Rinpoche (Gyume Khensur Lobsang Tenzin) will teach Lama
Tsongkhapa's Three Principal Aspects of the Path based on the commentary by Pabongka Rinpoche.
July 17 - 28, 2017
Jangtse Choje Rinpoche will give a commentary teaching on Lama Tsongkhapa's Praise to Dependent
Origination based on the commentary by Amdo Kunchog Lhundrub.
July 31 - August 4, 2017
Geshe Tenzin Sherab, one of Deer Park’s excellent resident teachers, will give a commentary on
Nagarjuna's Suhrillekha, A Letter to a Friend (also translated as A Friendly Letter).
2017 Summer Program Details
2017 Summer Program Registration Form
Summer Housing Options
Nyung Nay Avalokiteshvara Fasting Ritual
Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.
to Monday morning, May 29, 2017
Deer Park will host the Nyung Nay Avalokiteshvara fasting ritual led by Geshe Tenzin Dorjee la
Sunday – July 23, 2017
Deer Park Buddhist Center will commemorate the third anniversary on the passing of our founder and spiritual guide, Geshe Lhundub Sopa Rinpoche, with a Guru Puja and Tsok
on Sunday July 23rd 2017 at 9:30 AM
With the memorial service, Deer Park Buddhist Center will present a statue of
Venerable Geshe Lhundub Sopa that was commissioned in honor and remembrance of
our founder's legacy. The statue will be permanently placed in the new Temple in memory
of our founder and precious teacher.
We hope that you will join us for this special memorial service which will be dedicated
to the swift and auspicious return of our precious guru.
Regular Weekly Teachings and Pujas
Thursdays 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Geshe Tenzin Sherab is teaching Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life by Shantideva
Sundays 10:00 a.m. to noon
Geshe Tenzing Dorjee is teaching
Medium Lam Rim
Regular Monthly Pujas all beginning at 7:00 p.m.
First Wednesday of each month
Medicine Buddha Puja or Tara Puja on alternating months
10th day of the Tibetan Month
Guru Puja with tsok. All are welcome.
25th day of the Tibetan Month
Vajra Yogini Puja with tsok
Initiation of Vajra Yogini necessary prerequisite for attendance
Please note that pujas will be cancelled on Sundays and Thursdays due to regular teachings.
Periodic Retreats and Pujas
Nyung Ne retreat
– this is a weekend long fasting retreat held near Sagadawa
, the celebration of Sakyamuni Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and parinirvana.
Tara retreat – held for one or two days on weekends, one or more times a year.
Other pujas are held on special days such as His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Birthday, Wheel-turning day, Buddha's Descent from Tushita, and the Anniversary of Je Tsong Khapa’s Parinirvana (Ganden Ngam Cho).