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Date: 2nd-3rd July

Retreat Leader: Ven Lozang Yönten

Suitability: Anyone wishing to deepen their tantric practice as well as those who anticipate practicing Tantra in the near future.

Cost: Generosity ModelDonation only (via the donation form at the bottom of the page; no suggested amount).

Format: Online

Weekend schedule: Saturday & Sunday: Session one 10:00-11:00; Session two 11:15-12:15; Session three 2:30-3:30pm

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About the Weekend

How do we “take the result as the path?”

What is deity-yoga and how does it tie in with Guru-yoga?

Where do the five Buddha families and five wisdoms come into sadhana practice?

If you’d like to delve into any of these issues, this teaching weekend will be exploring these concepts and more.

Join Ven Yönten for a weekend of looking into the psychology and practice of Buddhist Tantra. This retreat is suitable for anyone wishing to deepen their tantric practice, as well as those who anticipate practicing Tantra in the near future.

While introductory ideas will be covered, this weekend is aimed at Dharma students with an understanding and practice of Lam Rim (The Stages of the Path to Enlightenment).

About the Teacher

Bhikshuni Lozang Yönten is an American-born Buddhist nun in the Tibetan tradition who was ordained in 2003. A practicing Buddhist since 1994, Ven. Yönten moved to Chenrezig Institute in Australia and studied intensively under Khensur Rinpoche Geshe Tashi Tsering from 2002 – 2009, completing their Buddhist Studies Program. She then continued to study, retreat and offer service at Dharma Centers in India and Taiwan as well as Australia and New Zealand, becoming an In-Depth Registered Teacher within the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT) in 2012.

Ven. Yönten was the Resident Teacher of Kunsang Yeshe Retreat Centre in the Blue Mountains of Australia from 2012 – 2015 before becoming teacher-in-residence six months of the year at Mahamudra Centre for Universal Unity in New Zealand until 2018.

Currently, Ven. Yönten divides her time as a touring teacher and retreat leader, as well as annually offering the Buddhadharma from a secular perspective in Israel as a member of the Buddhist faculty for a seven-year post graduate program called Human Spirit which is a Buddhist Psychoanalytic Training Program.

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