Joy of Living Workshop Registration is now OPEN
The Yongey Buddhist Center is pleased to announce the return of our Guru, the Very Venerable Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, for three days in June. We welcome you to come celebrate Rinpoche’s return and attend his Joy of Living Workshop. The Schedule of Events are as follows:
Friday June 28 Welcome Banquet & Book Signing
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM Mayflower Restaurant Milpitas
Saturday June 29 Meditation and the Joy of Living Workshop
Sunday June 30 Calming the Mind: Joy of Living 1
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Embassy Suites Milpitas – Silicon Valley
1. The Welcome Banquet will be held at the Mayflower Restaurant in Milpitas as in years past. The vegetarian meal is $40.00 per seat (including children) and reservations are required. Please contact the Center (Emily Chen) at 408-228-2588 or firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP and for more information. Mayflower address is 428 Barber Lane, Milpitas, CA 95035 (just off highway 237 at the McCarthy Blvd exit).
2. The Book Signing for Rinpoche’s new book In Love with the World: A Monk’s Journey through the Bardos of Living and Dying will be held in conjunction with the Welcome Banquet. The book tells of Rinpoche’s near-death experience and the life-changing wisdom he gained while on his 4 year wandering retreat. Books will be available for purchase at the Banquet.
3. The two-day workshop Meditation and the Joy of Living will be held at the Embassy Suites in Milpitas. This first level workshop offers a rare opportunity to learn the Joy of Living teachings from Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche. Each day will include teachings from Mingyur Rinpoche and short periods of guided meditation and discussion with Senior Tergar Instructor Edwin Kelley. A Book Signing will be held the afternoon of the 29th following the Workshop. Registration is required for this general admission two-day event.