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1 Sep 2019

New autumn events and visiting teachers

*Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

24 Jun 2019

24 May 2019
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18 Apr 2019

Karma, Cause and Effect, with Ringu Tulku

*Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

1 Apr 2019

Working with the Emotions

*Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

24 Feb 2019

Coming soon - the 2nd UK Kagyu Monlam

*Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

23 Jan 2019

9 Dec 2018
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What Samye Dzong has in store for you in 2019

 *Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

10 Nov 2018
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Akong - A Remarkable Life now Available in our Shop

Akong - A Remarkable Life is now for sale in our shop. This film is about the inspirational life of Chöje Akong Tulku Rinpoche and documents his powerful message of loving-kindness and compassion and his humanitarian work around the world.

1 Nov 2018

Better health through meditation

 *Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

30 Sep 2018

Mind training with Drupon Rinpoche

 *Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

1 Sep 2018

Welcome back

*Kagyu Samye **Dzong London*

10 May 2018
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Data Protection New Regulations Statement

New EU regulations governing data protection come into effect on 25th May 2018 that greatly strengthen the rights of supporters and donors with regard to consent on how much information they receive about charitable activities in the future.

5 May 2018
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Earth Day 2018

On Earth Day 22nd of April 2018, Kagyu Samye Dzong London hosted a day of talks, films and activities to raise awareness around the need to care for our planet, and to inspire us to do so. We are proud to follow the lead in this of *His Holiness the 17th Karmapa[about-us/teachers/his-holiness-the-17th-gyalwang-karmapa-ogyen-drodul-trinley-dorje/]*, who personally drew up environmental instructions for all his monasteries, and 108 points of guidance for other followers.

7 Jan 2018

New Year, New Beginnings at Kagyu Samye Dzong London

*Kagyu Samye  Dzong London News*

18 Dec 2017

Winter Closure - 18th Dec - 9th Jan inclusive

The Centre will close after the Chenrezig Puja on *Sunday 17th December* and will reopen on* Wednesday 10th January 2017*.

1 Nov 2017

23 Oct 2017
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5 Oct 2017
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Residential Meditation Retreat - Training for This Life and Beyond with Lama Zangmo

This retreat starts with supper on 28th Dec and finishes with lunch on 2nd Jan.

14 Sep 2017
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Akong - a Remarkable a Life Update

The award winning film *AKONG – A Remarkable Life* has been building on its own success and has been shown at over 50 venues so far since its release in March 2017.  Almost half of the venues being cinemas with the other half including Community centres, Universities, Buddhist centres, Societies and film festivals throughout the world.

13 Sep 2017

Guru Rinpoche Tsok Puja September Update

This month's *Guru Rinopoche tsok puja*, on* Sunday the 24th of September*, has been replaced by a *Chenrezik puja*. The reason for this is because most of the Sangha will be away during that time.

29 Jul 2017

4 Jul 2017

14 Jun 2017

June Newsletter

June 2017  

26 May 2017
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Centre Closure Saturday the 27th of May

The centre will be closed on Saturday the 27th of May due to the fact that His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa will bestow an Amitayus Empowerment in Surrey. 

16 May 2017

Interconnected - the new book by HH the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje

Interconnected book cover *Plucked from a humble nomad family to become the leader of one of Tibet’s oldest Buddhist lineages, the young Seventeenth Karmapa draws on timeless values to create an urgent ethic for today’s global community. *

5 May 2017

The Centre will be closed from Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st May inclusive

Due to the visit of His Holiness, the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, Kagyu Samye Dzong London will be closed from Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st inclusive.

4 May 2017
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NEW Announcement from Karmapa Visit UK Organisers

Announcement from the Karmapa Visit UK Organisers

3 May 2017
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Akong - A Remarkable Life Future Screenings

We are pleased to announce that there will be another London screening of *Akong - A Remarkable Life*. This will take place at  ‘The Hive’ in Dalston at *7pm *on *Wednesday 17th* of *May*.

30 Apr 2017

5 Apr 2017

23 Mar 2017

22 Mar 2017

4 Mar 2017

26 Feb 2017

Losar Tashi Deleg - Year of the Fire Bird

Everyone at Kagyu Samye Dzong London wishes you a Happy Tibetan New Year, the Year of the Fire Bird.  May the coming year be full of abundance, peace and happiness for all.

11 Feb 2017

5 Jan 2017

January 2017 Newsletter

January 2017   

30 Oct 2016

26 Oct 2016
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Embracing Death and Dying day - Saturday 29th October

Join us for our third Annual Death & Dying Day: A Celebration of Life Through Reflection on Death'. Our previous events were a huge success and we would like to welcome you all again this year.

4 Sep 2016

18 Aug 2016

17 Jul 2016

July/August Newsletter

July/August 2016   

1 Jun 2016

29 May 2016
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Raffle Tickets for Circle of Nourishment

Kagyu Samye Dzong London tearoom and office are now selling raffle tickets with a beautiful textile thanka of Shakyamuni Buddha as the *First Prize*. The *Second Prize* is a beautiful singing bowl and the *Third Prize* is a Rokpa Women's Workshop Mediation Cushion. The runners up prize is a special vegan cake with not-so-secret secret ingredients.

25 Apr 2016

May Newsletter

May 2016  

16 Apr 2016

Journey From Zanskar - a screening with the Director

We are very pleased to be hosting a special screening of the film “Journey From Zanskar” at Kagyu Samye Dzong. The director, Frederick Marx, will be here in person to exhibit the film and hold a Q&A, a great opportunity to learn more about the fascinating trials and tribulations of the several years it took to make the film.

1 Apr 2016

9 Mar 2016
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His Holiness Karmapa's 3rd European Visit!

His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, will be visiting Europe for a third consecuvtive year to give teachings and bestow empowerments. His 3rd visit has now been confirmed and all necessary clearances have been given by the relevant authorities.

9 Mar 2016
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1 Feb 2016

9 Jan 2016
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Registration Open for a New Online Dharma Course offered by Khenpo Sodargye Rinpoche

Please read below a message from The English Translation Group at *Larung Gar* which is Under the Direction of *Khenpo Sodargye Rinpoche*

1 Jan 2016

January 2016 Newsletter

January 2016  

1 Dec 2015

1 Nov 2015

30 Sep 2015

10 Sep 2015
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Farewell to Manor Place

Dear Friends,

5 Sep 2015

16 Aug 2015
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Spa Road closed 27th August - 1st September inclusive

Although the Centre has recently been closed for three weeks, we will be closed again for a week at the end of August.  This is because the sangha and many of our residents will be travelling to Germany for the teachings being given by His Holiness the Karmapa.

12 Jul 2015

14 Jun 2015
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Courtyard Inauguration Party - Friday 19th June from 6.30 pm

This is a chance for you to spend some informal time with Lama Yeshe Rinpoche.  As well as seeing the ceremonial planting of a Bodhi tree you will also be able to  listen to some live music and enjoy homemade food including spring rolls. There will also be a caricaturist drawing pictures, a plant sale and a skills auction (more about which below).  All money raised during the evening will be going towards the work of ROKPA in helping the earthquake victims in Nepal. 

1 Jun 2015

June 2015 Newsletter

June 2015  

7 May 2015

Film night in aid of Nepal - Friday 15th May

"The Only Son" Film night at Spa Road in aid of Nepal

26 Apr 2015

May Newsletter

May 2015  

25 Apr 2015
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Full programme for the visit of Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche

We are delighted to welcome Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche, the Abbot of Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery, to Kagyu Samye Dzong London. This is an opportunity to receive meditation instructions and advice from a highly accomplished meditation Master who has spent many years in solitary retreat. He will be assisted over the weekend by Ani Lhamo, an experienced nun who has spent more than four years in retreat.

2 Apr 2015

29 Mar 2015
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Spa Road closed on the weekend of 4th-5th April

We will be holding a closed Nyungney Retreat/programme/all-events/nyungney-easter-weekend-retreat/ over the Easter Weekend starting on Saturday 4th April and finishing on the morning of Monday 6th April. If you wish to attend this reatreat advance booking is essential and we will not be admitting people who turn up on the day.

22 Mar 2015
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Akong - a remarkable life - progress on the film

Chico Dall'Inha and Vin Harris write:

1 Mar 2015