The Ganden Lha Gyema is one of the most popular practices in the Tsongkhapa tradition. Ganden Lha Gyema is an easy, foundational practice that includes the basic teachings of Buddhism.
This online Jewel Heart course, led by Jewel Heart Instructor Jonathan Rose, will provide instructions and guided meditations, particularly visualization practices, to deepen the spiritual connection with this tradition. The program includes time for group discussion on the session's topics.
Jonathan F.P. Rose, a long-time student of the late Tibetan Buddhist master Gelek Rimpoche, will give instructions and guidance on one of the most important practices of the Jamgön Lama Tsongkhapa tradition.
Mondays twice monthly, 7:30 - 9:00pm Eastern Time
September 14, 21
October 5, 19
November 2, 16, 30
Session 1 - Introduction to Guru Devotion and History
Session 2 - Preliminaries
Session 3 - Creation and Invocation of Supreme Field of Merit
Session 4 - Offering Seven Limb Prayer
Session 5 - Offering Seven Limb Prayer
Session 6 - Praying, Requesting, Mantra
Session 7 - Praying, Requesting, Meditations
Session 8 - Dissolving the Merit Field
The transcript used in the course is available below. Please note: The first homework assignment is recommended to be read prior to the first session on September 14. However, you will not be at a loss if you’re not able to read the first assignment in advance.