Buddhist monk guides weekend retreat

  • Feb. 27, 2011 6:00 p.m.

Western Buddhist monk Gen Kelsang Sanden is offering an “Empowerment of Buddha Tara” in Vernon next month.

Gen Sanden teaches classes in Vernon, Salmon Arm And Kelowna as well as in the Fraser Valley. 

“He will be guiding this special event, to facilitate those attending to receive the blessings of compassion of the female Buddha Tara, that will help guide them along the spiritual path,” said Karen Goodwin, education program coordinator with the Shatideva Buddhist Centre in Vernon, which is hosting the event.

The event takes place March 11 and 12 at the Village Green Hotel, (Monashee Room). For more information, see www.dorjechang.ca or call 250-558-0952.