Fri 27 Aug - Sun 29 Aug
with Gen Kelsang Sanden

Location: East Van · Kadampa Meditation Centre Vancouver · 1833 Victoria Diversion

Cost: $75 Non-members/$40 Members
Post Summer Festival Retreat with Gen Kelsang Sanden

In this in person and online retreat, Gen Sanden will guide us in the blissful meditations of generation stage practice of Highest Yoga Tantra.

Using the advice given by Gen-la Jampa at the Summer Festival, we will have the opportunity to discover the joyful, liberating path of Vajrayogini practice.

The retreat will be based on the sadhana Blissful Path. It will be perfect for those new to Highest Yoga Tantra, and for those who wish to reinvigorate their practice.


Friday 27th
7:00-8:30pm Introduction

Saturday 28th
10:00-11:15am Session 1
11:45am-1:00pm Session 2
3:00-4:15pm Session 3
5:00-6:00pm Wishfulfilling Jewel with tsog

Sunday 29th
10:00-11:15am Session 4
11:45am-1:00pm Session 5

This in-person and online retreat is open to those with Highest Yoga Tantra empowerments.  Please note that this retreat will be available for viewing online until Friday September 3rd at midnight.

See Covid guidelines below.

The retreat is based on the sadhana The Blissful Path. The book New Guide to Dakini Land will also be an essential resource for the retreat. (The Blissful Path sadhana can be found in the appendix). These can be purchased ahead of time in person at the centre or online through Tharpa Canada



Gen Kelsang Sanden is a Canadian Buddhist monk, and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Vancouver. He has been a long time student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, the founder of the New Kadampa Tradition. He is well loved for his compassion, sense of humour and the clarity of his teachings.


According to the Provincial Health Officer (PHO):
– Masks are recommended in indoor public places for all people 12 and older who are not yet fully vaccinated
– Some people may choose to continue to wear a mask after they’re fully vaccinated and that’s okay
– Increased social contact is permitted
– If you or anyone in your family feels sick stay home and get tested immediately

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