Tuesdays | 7 pm – 8:30 pm | In Person (Live Stream Available for Members)

CURRENT SERIES: Becoming a Friend of the World: Living a Happy, Altruistic Life

How can we respond to the pain and suffering in our own hearts, and that we see all around us? What can we do about the problems of the world? Each of us can use our life to train in becoming Bodhisattvas, individuals determined to effect deep and authentic changes in their own heart for the benefit of the entire world.

March 5: Uncovering a meaningful life

March 12: Creating our best life

March 19: Becoming heroic

March 26: Changing our karma

April 2: Patient Acceptance, active solution

April 9: Effortless effort

April 16: Increasing concentration

April 23 Becoming wise

April 30: Dedicating for success

What to Expect:

Simple guided breathing meditation.

Practical teaching on how to solve problems in daily life.

Second guided meditation on the teaching topic.

Brief discussion and Q&A.

Everyone Welcome. Suitable for beginners and advanced practitioners.


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$15 / Free for Members

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CLASS: Buddhist Wisdom and Meditations for Modern Times

WHEN: Tuesdays | 7 pm – 8:30 pm

COST:  $15 / Free for Members

TEACHER: Gen Kelsang Choma


BART: 16th Street Mission

MUNI: 14, 49, 22, 33

Metered street parking or parking garage at 42 Hoff Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Bike parking in rear of building


Gen Kelsang Choma is a senior Teacher and Buddhist nun with the New Kadampa Tradition of Modern Buddhism. A close disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, she has studied extensively on the Teacher Training Program for over 30 years, and is qualified to teach both Sutra and Tantra.

She is the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center San Francisco and is invited often to teach nationally. People enjoy her teachings for their clarity and warmth.