Saturday, August 19, 2017
Nagarjuna Institute Buddhist Lecture Series formally began yesterday i.e. on Saturday, August 19, 2017 with its median Dharma Discourse program under Tibetan Buddhism Category in the newly refurbished lecture hall of Nagarjuna Institute. Ven. Karma Legshed formally inaugurated the program by performing the short puja and prayers to dispel the threat of any obstacle that may arise in course of program.
He taught on the practical topic of implementing Buddhist teaching in the Daily life. He gave instructions on what should be done ethically and from the Buddhist point of view from morning to dusk. He briefly touched the intricacy of Vajrayana Practice and its valid secrecy as well.
Mr. Milan Shakya gave a welcome speech and brief introduction to Nagarjuna Institute and its programs while Mr. Tika Lama Sherpa, vetaran Tibetan Nepali Translator introduced Ven. Khenpo Karma Legshed who is currently Gompa Development Committee, a wing Nepal Government organization under the Ministry of Local Development. About 30 persons (Nagarjuna Institute’s life members, individual members and others) participated in the program. The next Nagarjuna Institute’s lecture will be on Newar Buddhism category on the first Saturday of the next month.