december, 2020

10dec18:0020:00Event OverFeaturedCelebrating Lama Tsongkhapa DayLama Tsongkhapa Day is a celebration of the anniversary of Lama Tsongkhapa’s passing into parinirvana just over 600 years ago. Lama Tsongkhapa was a great scholar and practitioner whose teaching and vast activities led to the formation of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism. The spiritual founders of Yeshin Norbu Meditation Center also belongs to this tradition.


(Thursday) 18:00 - 20:00


Yeshin Norbu

Roslagsgatan 62


Event Details

For English please see below

Lama Tsongkhapa-dagen firas den 25:e dagen i den 10:e mÄnaden i den tibetanska kalendern, det vill sÀga den 10 december. Traditionellt görs omfattande ljusoffergÄvor denna dag, och det finns mycket annat man kan göra för att fira och skapa meriter pÄ denna speciella dag. Den 10 december Àr ocksÄ Ärsdagen för nÀr Dalai Lama mottog Nobels fredspris.

Som ett tecken pÄ uppskattning till Lama Tsongkhapa och alla vÄra andra lÀrare bjuder vi in alla som vill att göra Guru Puja tillsammans. Guru Puja Àr en traditionell ritual eller praktik dÀr vi lÀser och sjunger böner och gör mÄnga offergÄvor.

Denna torsdag kommer firandet av Lama Tsongkhapa-dagen att ersÀtta vÄr vanliga meditationskvÀll med Venerable Michael.

Praktisk information och hur du registrerar dig

Datum: 10 dec
Veckodag: Torsdag
Tid: 18:00-20:00
SprÄk: Engelska
Plats: PÄ centret Endast online platser kvar. NÀr du köpt biljett fÄr du ett mail med lÀnken till Zoom-mötet.
Biljettpris: Minsta donation 50 kr.
Sista anmÀlningsdag: Samma dag, 5 minuter i 18:00
AnmĂ€lan/köpa biljett: Du registrerar dig pĂ„ drop-in genom att köpa en biljett hĂ€r pĂ„ webbsidan, se “Tickets” nedan. 

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Lama Tsongkhapa Day is celebrated on the 25th day of the 10th month on the Tibetan calendar, that is on the 10 of December. Traditionally extensive light offerings are made on this day, and there are many other practices one can do to celebrate, and create merit, on this special day. The 10 of December is also the anniversary of the Dalai Lama receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.

As token of appreciation to Lama Tsongkhapa and all our other teachers, everyone is invited to do the Guru puja. The Guru puja is a traditional ritual or practice where we recite and chant prayers and make many offerings together.

This Thursday the celebrations of Lama Tsongkhapa Day will replace our usual meditation evening with Venerable Michael.

Practical information and how to register

Course date: 10 Dec
Weekday: Thursday
Time: 18:00-20:00
Language: English
Location: At the centre Only online places are left. When you have purchased a ticket you will receive an email with the link to the Zoom meeting.
Ticket price: Minimum donation 50 SEK
Last day of registration: The same day, 5 minutes to 18:00

You register for the drop-in by purchasing a ticket here on the website, see “Tickets” below.

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“Minimum donation” covers the costs of having the centre open and running our program. In addition to the minimum donation, if you wish to support the centre or other participants who cannot afford paying, you can donate a larger amount. It is a great opportunity to practice generosity and benefit others. We offer a 20 percent discount on the “minimum donation” to retired, unemployed, and students. To use this discount, please add the course to the cart, click on Checkout, and in the box “Coupon code” type in “discount20” . When your order is completed, you will receive a confirmation email. Look in the junk mail folder if you purchased a ticket and haven’t received a confirmation email. Consider adding [email protected] to your safe senders’ list to be able to receive tickets and confirmation in your inbox.

Tickets are not available for sale any more for this event!

Speakers for this event

  • Venerable Michael Yeshe

    Venerable Michael Yeshe

    Venerable Michael was born in London in 1966 to a Greek father and a Belgian mother. He was raised in Kopan Monastery in Nepal and has been a monk in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition since the age of 7. At age 13, he entered the Sera Jey Monastic University in South India where he spent the next 18 years studying Buddhist Philosophy. Since 1996, Ven Michael Yeshe has been invited to Buddhist centres in America, Singapore, Malaysia and Holland as a translator and teacher. For 11 years he was residing at the Tara Institute in Melbourne where he served as translator for Venerable Geshe Doga. During the autumn 2020 Venerable Michael is resident teacher at Yeshin Norbu and leads our courses and retreats connected to the Discovering Buddhism study program, Introduction to Buddhism, Introduction to Buddhist meditation, Buddhism in a nutshell, Meditation evening with Venerable Michael, We practice together and Nyung-nÀ retreat.