Our resident teacher Geshe Lobsang Dhönyë is available for the following services (free of charge):
Ablutions (ritual purification)
Prayers for the dying
Post-death prayers/prayers for the deceased
Removal of interferences of the sick
Special puja (ceremony) for general success
Introduction to Buddhism Course
An opportunity to learn about Tibetan Mahayana Buddhism from our experienced translator and course facilitator.
A 12 week course on Mondays 7-8pm
Dhargyey Buddhist Centre's popular 12 week Introduction to Buddhism Course is back for the second time this year!
The course runs once a week over 12 weeks on a Monday evening and will give attendees the opportunity to gain a good overview of the Mahayana Buddhist path. The course content is aimed at people who are new Buddhists, and/or anyone who is interested in learning more about Buddhist philosophy and psychology from a Tibetan perspective. Dates/times for the second 2020 course are : Every Monday from Mon 31/8 to Monday 30/11 except 12th and 26th October. Sessions run from 7pm - 8pm .
We do request that attendees commit to attending the full 12 weeks of the course to enable them to maximise this opportunity.
Registration is through our eventbrite link https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/113587591544 or facebook page
There is a good collection of English language books on Buddhism as well as some in Tibetan and Chinese. These are available for borrowing to members of the Centre. The Centre also has a complete Tibetan pecha format set of Buddha’s teachings (the Kangyur) and the Indian commentaries (the Tangyur).
We have a small shop located to the right of the front door in the hallway of the Buddhist Centre. For sale is a variety of books, including books written by His Holiness the Dalai Lama. We also have various types of incense, candles, prayer flags and other objects. Cash and bank deposit only.