National and International Kadampa Festivals 2022
For more information about these International festivals, click here
International Spring Festival: June 10- 16 2022
Je Tsongkhapa Empowerment and teachings on the Guru Yoga of Guru Sumati Buddha Heruka with Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong in Malaga, Spain
June 10 sees a most auspicious event when the Sixth Kadampa Temple for World Peace will be blessed and opened at KMC Spain, in Málaga. This will be followed for the next six days by the International Spring Festival to be held in the new Temple.
Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, the General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU will grant the empowerment of Je Tsongkhapa and give a special transmission of teachings on the Guru Yoga of Guru Sumati Buddha Heruka that she has received directly from Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche himself.
For more information: https://kadampafestivals.org/spring
International Summer Festival: July 29 – August 13
Buddha Shakyamuni Empowerment and teachings on Clear Light of Bliss with Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab and Gen-la Kelsang Jampa at Manjushri KMC, Ulverston UK
In Week 1, Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab, retired General Spiritual Director ofNKT-IKBU, will grant the blessing empowerment of Buddha Shakyamuni and teachings on Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche’s extraordinary book, Clear Light of Bliss.
In Week 2, Gen-la Kelsang Jampa, Deputy Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU, will give further teachings on Clear Light of Bliss.
For more info: https://kadampafestivals.org/summer
International Fall Festival: November 25th – December 1st
Highest Yoga Tantra Empowerments of Heruka and Vajrayogini with Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong in Brisbane, Australia
The 2022 Fall Festival to be held in Brisbane Australia 25 November – 1 December is a very special event at which we will receive empowerments and commentaries to the uncommon Highest Yoga Tantra practices of Heruka body mandala and Vajrayogini from Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU.
For more info: https://kadampafestivals.org/fall
All UK Dharma Celebrations are taught by Kadam Bridget Heyes, who is the National Spiritual Director of the UK and the Resident Teacher at Nagarjuna Kadampa Meditation Centre in Northamptonshire. She has been a sincere disciple of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for over 25 years.
She is known for her powerful teachings, compassionate heart and deep understanding of Buddha’s wisdom.
Her teachings are exceptionally clear and she presents profound ideas in a way that is easy to practice and integrate into our daily lives.
Southern Dharma Celebration
April 23rd – 25th
When we have a strong loving mind, our whole experience of the world improves. In addition, others sense our love and respond to it. In this way, love has the power to transform our world.
- Learn the profound practice of Buddha Maitreya
- Teachings on enhancing cherishing love
During this weekend event, Kadam Bridget will grant the blessing of Buddha Maitreya. This empowerment is a beautiful guided meditation that helps us awaken our potential to be loving, kind and peaceful.
For more information and to book: https://meditation.london/southern-dharma-celebration/
UK Dharma Celebration 23 – 25 Sept
Medicine Buddha Empowerment and the Healing Power of Buddha with Kadam Bridget Heyes
South West England Dharma Celebration 16 – 18 Dec at KMC Plymouth
Vajrapani Empowerment and teachings on The Practice of Protecting the Mind with Kadam Bridget Heyes