The lecture “A fine energetic system within a rough physical body” is taking place at the central temple “Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni” on the 10th of September at 18:30 p.m. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Barry Kerzin, buddhist lectures, Buddhist teacher, buddhist temples, Elista, Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni, Golden temple, Kalmykia, Spiritual News, temple
Elista, Kalmykia. A lecture on “Buddhist vision of death and bardo” is to be held in a conference hall of the central temple by famous Barry Kerzin on the 7th of September at 17 p.m., KalmykianNews reports.
Everybody who is interested in the Buddhist study is welcome to know more about Buddhist vision of death and bardo. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: bardo, Barry Kerzin, buddhist lectures, buddhist lessons, Buddhist teacher, buddhist temples, buddhist vision, death, Elista, Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni, Golden temple, Kalmykia, Spiritual News, temple
Elista. A two-day practical seminar on spiritual meditations is to be held on the 8-9 of September at 17 p.m. in a Buddhist temple Gedden Sheddub Choy Korling by buddhist teacher Barry Kerzin, KalmykiaNews reports.
Everybody is invited to the two-day seminar to study basics of meditation. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Barry Kerzin, Basics of Meditation, Buddhist teacher, buddhist temples, Elista, Gedden Sheddup Choikorling, Kalmykia, meditation, Practical seminar, seminar, teachers
Buddhist holiday in Kalmykia. An important Buddhist holiday – First turning of the Wheel of Dharma
On the 23rd of July all the Buddhist of the world celebrate a huge holy day – the First Turning of the Wheel of Dharma. The ceremonial events take place in the central buddhist temple “Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni“.
This day Buddha Shakyamuni taughed his disciples the 1st sermon of the Four Noble Truths in the sacred place Varanasi. The Noble Truths are teachings about suffering, its origin and reasons; the cessation of suffering and its sources, and the fourth – about the true paths to the cessation of suffering. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Buddha, Buddha Maitreya, Buddhist holiday, celebrations, Elista, Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni, Golden temple, Kalmykia, khurul, spiritual practice, Telo Tulku Rinpoche, Varanasi, Wheel of Dharma
The 1st of May 10 a.m. an equestrian sport event takes place in an famous village Ergeninsky, Ketchenerov District, Kalmykia. It is dedicated to the Spring and Labour Holiday.
The event program:
Horse races for length 1200m, 1600m, 4800m;
trot races for 3200m length;
horse run for 20 000m length;
Kalmyk wrestling; Read the rest of this entry »
Kalmykian New Year celebrates as one the most important events in the Buddhist history – achieving Parinirvana by the founder of the Gelug school Lama Zonkava. Kalmyks treat this person in a special way.
Supreme Lamas often say, that Kalmyks have a strong inseparable connection with Lama Zonkava, which lasts from the beginning of time. Lama Zonkava is Read the rest of this entry »Tags: bortsoki, Buddhist monks, Buddhist ritual, Elista, Gelug school, Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni, Golden temple, holiday, kalmyk holidays, Kalmyk New Year, kalmyk tea, Kalmykia, khurul, prayer service, Zonkava, Zul holiday