Vajrasattva Empowerment and Retreat - Bodhichitta Kadampa Buddhist Centre
Buddha Vajrasattva

Purifying Your Negative Karma

Vajrasattva Empowerment and Retreat

Online from Bodhichitta Centre

DATES:  Two Sundays – Jan 31 and Feb 7

TIME:  See specific event below

TEACHER:  Gen Kelsang Zopa

COST:  Empowerment: $40 / $20 for Members
Retreat: $20 / $10 for Members
Both Events:  $55 / $30 for Members

REGISTRATION:  You can register for each event separately (linked from the individual event boxes below) or, you can register here for both the events together  at a slight discount.

Blessing Empowerment

Bad karma can be cleansed and purified and there is a Buddha to help us especially with this.  Vajrasattva is the Buddha of Purification, who possesses the special power  to remove negative karma.  Through receiving Vajrasattva’s empowering blessings and practicing the meditation and mantra recitation of Vajrasattva, gradually all the obstacles to our happiness and good fortune will be purified.

Sunday, January 31 – Three Sessions 

  • Introduction ~ 9am
  • Empowerment ~ 10:30am
  • Commentary ~ 1pm

All three sessions will be available from their start time until the evening of Weds, Feb 3.
Audio recordings of the two teaching sessions will be available for $5 to attendees.

1-Day Purification Retreat

During this 1-day retreat we have the opportunity to purify our negativity by engaging in the purification practices of Buddha Vajrasattva.  Through this practice we can remove the inner causes of our problems and sufferings, and create the cause for peace and happiness.

Sunday, February 7

  • Session 1 ~ 9.30-10.30am
  • Session 2 ~ 11.00am-12.00pm
  • Session 3 ~ 1.00-2.00pm

Live streaming on Sunday morning.
Video replay will be made available if possible.


Gen Kelsang Zopa

A Canadian Buddhist monk, Gen Zopa has been presenting the profound and practical teachings of the Buddhist path to enlightenment for over 25 years. Renowned for the clarity and depth of his teachings, his warmth and practicality bring to life the ancient art of meditation.

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Q. Do I need to be a Buddhist to attend?
No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.
Q. Do I need to have any experience?
No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.
Q. Do I need to book in advance?
You need to book online to attend.  Please register at least 2 hours prior to the start time, so that we have time to complete preparation processes.