We are pleased to welcome you to the upcoming
program with Lama Ole Nydahl in Riga, November 8-9.
Lama Ole will give teachings on the Great Seal,
commenting on the Great Seal Wishes, a classic Mahamudra text composed by the Third Karmapa, Rangjung Dorje.
The course will also include sessions with Diamond Way teachers.
Saturday, November 8
12:00-14:00 - Introductory lecture by DW teacher
14:00-14:30 - "History of Buddhism" movie
15:00-18:00 - Mahamudra teachings by Lama Ole Nydahl
20:00 - Session with DW teachers, Q&A
Sunday, November 9
11:00-12:00 - 16th Karmapa meditation guided by DW teachers
13:00 - Mahamudra teachings by Lama Ole Nydahl
19:00 - Session with DW teachers, Q&A
Cost: 30 euro whole course
The entire course will be given in English. Translation into Latvian and Russian language will be provided.
Please, bring your own digital FM radio and earphones.
Paid parking is available at the venue (1.51 euro/h).
Free parking places can be found nearby.
There is a children's corner available at the venue, but there is no official childcare. Please, look after your kids.
You can have a seat at the tribunes or sit on the floor in the central area of the hall(closer to the stage). So, please, bring your mats and cushions with you.
Riga Buddha Home
The program is taking place in Olympic Sports Centre in central Riga - Grostonas street 6b.
With public transport:
Direction from the center of Riga - take trolleybus Nr.3, 5 or 25 and bus Nr. 9, 11 or 33 to the stop "A. Briana iela". Then take a walk on Kr.Valdemara street (direction away from center) till Malpils street (next small side street), that will lead you directly to the Olympic sports center. Please look at the map: www.bit.ly/1DmIrhe
Direction to the center of Riga - take trolleybus Nr.3, 11 or 33. till the stop "Palidzibas iela", www.bit.ly/1rjjhv5 . If you take a trolleybus Nr.5 or 25, you must get out in the bus stop "A. Briana iela" that is by Kr.Valdemara street. If you want to take a tram, use Nr.8 or 11 till the stop "Tallinas iela". Then walk down on Alojas street and continue on Malpils street until you reach Olympic sports center, look at the map: www.bit.ly/1mjFRn6