Join us online Wednesday March 2, 2022 at 7pm as Lama Matthew Palden Gocha leads us in a special Black Hayagriva puja to clear away obstacles for the Tibetan New Year. Hayagriva is the wrathful form of Avalokiteshvara who symbolizes the enlightened speech of the Lotus Family of Buddha Amitabha.
In honor of World Interfaith Harmony Week, the Greater Kansas City Interfaith Council is hosting a free special film screening of MISSION: JOY Finding Happiness in Troubled Times virtually from Tuesday, February 1, 2022 through Thursday, February 3, 2022. Deeply moving and laugh-out-loud funny, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu share science-backed wisdom of how to live with joy in troubled times.
The Rime Center is looking for artist who would like to submit an image that can be used for this year’s Losar cards. The theme for this coming Tibetan New Year is Water Tiger. If you are interested in submitting an image, please email Lama Matt with either a jpg or png file. Submissions need to be sent by Jan 30, 2022.
Lama Matt talks about Lama Chuck’s legacy in Kansas City and what the Rime Buddhist Center means to him. Help us continue Lama Chuck’s legacy in Kansas City by making a one time financial gift to the Rime Center Temple Fund and thereby supporting the construction of the meditation hall. Click on the hyper ling to make a donation. https://square.link/u/xpcuWQtO
In this online pop-up course Lama Matt will explore the art and common symbolism of some of the most important images formally known as “Thangkas” and Mandalas in Buddhism. Explore the bold colors, strange creatures, and exquisitely beautiful images. Read more…
The Rime Buddhist center will host the 36th Annual World Peace Meditation, an interfaith gathering on December 31, at 6:00 a.m. The program will be online only and consist of religious observances from various cultures and faith traditions.
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Join us for our annual 108 Day Bodhisattva Challenge. This challenge will be practice intensive for those who want to apply their understanding of Bodhichitta with daily practice. We welcome new students as well as experienced students who have insights to share. Kick off party for the 108 Day Bodhisattva Challenge is Sunday January 2, 2022 at 10:30am and will be during the Sunday Service. Read more…
Join Āyurvedic Practitioner and Siddha Labs CEO Amaya Shiva for this illuminating intro to what Āyurveda is and how you can apply it to daily life to support your health and the 4 aims of human life as according to Yogic principles. Ayurveda translates to “science of life” and gives profound insights into how each person should care for their mind and body based on their unique constitution. Read more…
As people all around the world come together to support important causes today, please consider making a donation to the Rime Temple Fund to help us meet our fundraising goal.
Gifts made by clicking the button below will help us reach our goal to raise $24,000 towards the Rime Buddhist Center’s Temple Fund.
All funds made through the Rime Temple Fund will support the construction of the meditation hall and help ensure Lama Chuck and Mary’s legacy of a spiritual home that nurtures and supports us on our path to liberation.
Thank you for your continued support of the Rime Buddhist Center’s Temple Fund, and supporting the construction of our meditation hall. May you have peace, health and fulfillment throughout the coming year.