Prayers for World Peace
teachings based on How to Transform Your Life by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
November 5: Why things happen with Kathleen Thurston
November 12: Experiencing different realities with Kathleen Thurston
November 19: Actions and their effects with Kathleen Thurston
November 26: What is samsara? with Julia Morales
December 3: The path to liberationThe path to liberation
December 10: Spiritual practices for everyone, part one
December 17: Spiritual practices for everyone, part two
December 24: Christmas Eve: NO CLASS. Please join us for Festival of Lights at 4:00-5:30pm
December 31: New Year’s Eve: NO CLASS. Please join us for New Year’s Eve talk and prayers with Gen Kelsang Choma at 7:00-9:00pm
Kathleen has been a student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso since 2000, has taught Kadampa Buddhism in San Francisco and Marin for several years. She is appreciated for her warmth, clarity, and love of the Buddhist teachings.
Jonathon is currently enrolled in the Foundation Program at KMC San Francisco. He enjoys pujas, the wisdom teachings, and views teaching as a wonderful extension of his Kadampa studies. Jonathon teaches in Bernal Heights and at KMC SF.
Julia is currently enrolled in the Foundation Program at KMC San Francisco and has travelled extensively for teachings and empowerments. She is known for her enthusiasm, dedication, compassion and sharing spirit.
Ellen is a retired lawyer and college teacher (philosophy) who has been practicing Kadampa Buddhism since 1998 and is studying on the teacher training program. She has retained a beginner’s love of the dharma all these years and enjoys relating this ancient, wise, and magical tradition to some current findings of brain science.