Tsegyalgar East Weekly Schedule: September 18-24

Sept 18th-24th – Tsegyalgar East Announcements

Dear Vajra family,

Please visit our Event Calendar for up-to-date practice schedule, including ongoing/weekly practices. *Click links below for times &details of each event.*

Scroll down to bottom of this email for Zoom access.

All events listed will be held on Zoom, unless indicated otherwise. To connect with each other to coordinate informal in-person practice, e-mail te-local-email-tree@googlegroups.com.

Week 9/18-9/24:

9/18 Vajra Dance and Chöd at Khandroling
9/19 Vajra Dance Thun
9/20 Yantra Yoga for those with experience with Paula Barry
9/20 Odzer Chenma Practice
9/20 Soft Yantra Yoga with Naomi Zeitz
9/20 Mandarava Practice
9/20 Ganapuja on Khandroling
9/20 Shiné Practice – Sitting Meditation
Opportunity to connect – or reconnect – with Shiné meditation, settling one’s mind into calm presence.
9/20 Full Moon Ganapuja
9/21 Mandarava Practice with tsalung 
9/22 Odzer Chenma Practice
9/22 Practice of the Precious Vase with Steven Landsberg
9/23 Odzer Chenma Practice
9/23 Jnanadakini Thugthig Group Practice led by Steven Landsberg
via videoconference
9/23 Practice of Natural Light: Deepening our Clear Light Dream State with Michael Katz
9/24 Odzer Chenma Practice

Special events this week:

Saturday, September 18th at Khandroling Dance at 3:30pm and Chöd Practice at 5pm

Monday, September 20th at 6pm – Shiné ! Monday evening Sitting Meditation led by authorized SMS instructor Lynn Newdome on Zoom. Everyone welcome, these weekly sessions are open to the public.

Monday, September 20th  Full Moon Ganapuja at Khandroling at 5:00pm OR join Kundrolling and Norbuling via Zoom at 7pm.

Thursday Sept 23rd, 2:30-4pm – Practice of Natural Lightwith authorized SMS and dream yoga instructor Michael Katz and continuing 4th Thursdays. Deepen your clear light dream state!

*Limited Yantra Yoga schedule this week.

Coming up:

Monday, Sept 27th – 3rd Anniversary of the passing of Chögyal Namkhai Norbu. Afternoon & evening of practicing together in-person at Khandroling.  No Zoom.

Saturdays in October, starting Oct 9th, 10:30-noon – Opening the Door to Practice  – Taught by Santi Maha Sangha Instructor Steven Landsberg. Introduction to the Dzogchen Community practices. Sign up for course now.

 Please keep the following people in your hearts as you dedicate the merits of your practice towards their healing:
  • Andrei Laszlo
  • Ines Garcia Calderon
  • Carlos Rivera Zuzunaga
  • Jonathan and Nancy Swinchatt
  • Richard Welder, Laura Welder’s Father
  • Sheila Lizdas, Saralé’s mother
  • Benjamin Trucano-Harp, Jim’s son
  • Sophia Dalle
  • The Kaiser family
  • Marcus Molefi Ford, Toi Ford, and Marsha McNeill
  • Vero Zelada
  • The community of all sentient beings throughout space

Shitro for:

    • Valerio López Astrain, brother of Marta López

To add (or remove) your name, a loved one’s name, or a community in need, to the practice dedication list, please email Secretary@tsegyalgar.org

All times are in ET – NYC Time (GMT – 4) Check your local time here.

We are gratefully accept your ongoing support to help us sustain our Gar.  Thank you!

All the Zoom Links!

For easy access (saved meeting ID’s) Log into: zoom.us

Practices below on Tsegyalgar East Collective Practice Link, unless indicated:
Meeting ID: 816 6711 1041  Passcode: 221262

Yantra Yoga – with Paula Barry
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 8:15am- 9:45am
No practice sessions September 22nd thru October 1, 2021.

Mandarava Practice
Mondays & Tuesdays, 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Complete Breathing and the Application of the Pranayamas with Paula Barry
Thursdays 5:00pm – 6:30pm
No practice session September 23 and September 30, 2021.

Tibetan Pronunciation Study Group with David Leskowitz
Wednesday, Sept 8th 6:00 – 7:15pm

Practise of the Precious Vase with Steven Landsberg
Wednesdays 10:00am-11:30am
Meeting ID: 829 3502 2716 Passcode: 247403
Join the mailing list for updates.

Jnanadakini Thugthig Practice led by Steven Landsberg
Thursdays, 10:30am-11:15am
*Please check your own history to understand whether you have received the Lung to participate.
Meeting ID: 865 3497 8006  Passcode: 965143
Join the mailing list for updates

Yantra Yoga with Naomi Zeitz
See schedule on website
Meeting ID: 505 222 0229 Passcode: yantrayoga

Odzer Chenma Practice
Mon, Wed, Thurs, & Fri at 9:00am with Kundrolling and 2nd Sundays Sept 12th, Oct 10, Nov 14 and Dec 12 at 10:00am with Vajra Siblings at Merigar
Meeting  ID: 688 964 335 Password: JETSUN

Daily Tara Practice at 2:00pm ET and 7:00pm ET with Kundrolling
*except on 7:00pm Ganapuja day https://us02web.zoom.us/j/688964335pwd=RFYwazU2TGlYMmk5NG5oWFRqMjArdz09
Meeting ID: 688 964 335 Password: JETSUN

Special Practices: 

Recurring Ganapuja link with Kundrolling:
meeting ID: 812 1306 2357  Password: VAJRADANCE

Shiné  – Sitting Meditation Practice led by Santi Maha Sangha instructor, Lynn Newdome
Mondays evenings beginning Sept 13th
6:00-6:45 pm ET – NYC time
Meeting ID: 832 2171 7704 Passcode: stillness

Practice of Natural Light led by Michael Katz, 4th Thursdays from 2:30-4pm https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88469180462?pwd=NFkybGFSd2JGSk1tVnZoUDdVNThwdz09  Meeting ID: 884 6918 0462 Passcode: Semdzin

Access Zoom links anytime by following these steps:

  1. Visit: Weekly Practices: Videoconference links
  2. Your login name is (all lowercase): member
  3. Password is (all lowercase): snowlion-tibet-108 
  4. For easy access: Log into  zoom.us , find saved meeting ID and enter password.
  5. View Our regularly updated Events Calendar!  No need to wait for an emailed schedule.

You can also find most events on the Sangha App. For questions or suggestions for practices, email bluegakyil@tsegyalgar.org

Wishing you all the best in your practice,

Tsegyalgar East Gakyil

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