History of the Karma Kagyu Lineage by Lena Leonteva
3401 Park Ave
Wednesday July 17
For more than a millennium, the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism has transmitted some of the most powerful meditation methods Buddhism has to offer. Today, these transformative approaches are available in Diamond Way Buddhist centers throughout the Western world.
Please join us for the program with Lena Leonteva at the Diamond Way Buddhist Center of Minneapolis!
Wednesday, July 17th "History of the Karma Kagyu Lineage"
Thursday, July 18th "Buddhism in the West"
About the teacher:
Lena Leonteva has been a student of Lama Ole Nydahl since 1992 and lives in Moscow Buddhist center since 1998. Her activities have included translation and book editing since 2007. She is the chief editor of Buddhism.ru magazine. In 2011 she did a Ph.D. in history with a thesis about Marpa’s works.
Wednesday, July 17th lecture starting at 7:00 p.m.
Diamond Way Buddhist Center of Minneapolis belongs to an international non-profit network of over 600 lay Diamond Way Buddhist centers of the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, founded by Lama Ole Nydahl and under the spiritual guidance of H.H. the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Trinley Thaye Dorje.
Diamond Way Buddhism offers practical and effective methods to realize mind’s inherent richness for the benefit of all. With an accessible and modern style, it works with people’s confidence and desire, using every situation in life to develop fearlessness and joy. We always present a basic introduction for newcomers, and the meditations are guided in English.