Lama Doboom Tulku Praise of Dependent Arising Teachings and White Tara Longevity Initiation (2019)

LAMA DOBOOM TULKU – Je Tsongkhapa’s Praise of Dependent Arising Teachings and White Tara Initiation and Longevity Blessing

Friday – Sunday, August 16 – 18, 2019

Jewel Heart Ann Arbor and Online

Lama Doboom Tulku will teach Je Tsongkhapa’s Praise of Dependent Arising, which explores the philosophical ideas behind the Buddhist understanding of wisdom.  The teachings will take place on Friday and Saturday, August 16 and 17 at Jewel Heart Ann Arbor. Each day, there will be an additional afternoon session with a moderated panel discussion led by Jewel Heart Instructors.  The Praise of Dependent Arising teachings and panel discussions will also be available online.

Lama Doboom Tulku will give a White Tara Initiation and Longevity Blessing on Sunday, August 18.  This will be an onsite only event. People wishing to attend the Initiation and Longevity Blessing only may do so with a suggested donation of $75.

Note: Registration for the Praise of Dependent Arising teachings includes on-demand access to the recordings, available by logging into the Jewel Heart website.


Friday – Saturday, August 16 – 17
Onsite Ann Arbor and online
Session 1: 10:00am – 1:30pm – Praise of Dependent Arising Teaching by Lama Doboom Tulku
Session 2: 3:00pm – 5:00pm – Panel discussion with Jewel Heart Instructors

Sunday, August 18
Onsite Ann Arbor only

11:00am – White Tara Longevity Initiation

Suggested to follow a vegetarian diet on the morning of the initiation.


Jewel Heart Ann Arbor and Online
1129 Oak Valley Drive
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108

Lama Doboom Tulku was born in the Kham region of Tibet in 1941 and recognized as the reincarnation of the previous Doboom Tulku at the age of two by Phurchog Jampa Rinpoche. At the age of 12, he joined Drepung Monastery in Central Tibet and studied Buddhist Philosophy. He came to India in 1959, and lived in a monastic camp in West Bengal to continue his studies. At Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies then under the auspices of Sanskrit University, Varanasi, he studied Buddhist Philosophy and received Geshe Archarya degree in 1972. He was awarded honorary doctorate degree in Buddhist Studies by the Mahachulalongkorn Buddhist University of Bangkok in 1999.

From 1972 until 2011, he worked in various academic, cultural and administrative institutions of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. He pursued a millennium project of World Festival of Sacred Music which became a worldwide event with festivals at over dozen venues in different continents. As the Founder Managing Trustee of World Buddhist Culture Trust, he is currently engaged in inter-religious and cross-cultural activities through art and culture.

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