The Gyuto Vajrayana Center in San Jose, California, is greatly honored to announce that His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be visiting the San Francisco Bay Area for three days. On Friday and Saturday, April 27 and 28, 2007 there will be two full days of teachings on Lama Tsongkhapa’s text In Praise of Dependent Origination. The event will take place in the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in downtown San Francisco. Details will be published as they become available.
If you would like to keep updated on plans for the Dalai Lama’s visit, you can go to www.dalailamabay2007.com
The Gyuto Vajrayana Center is devoted to the practice of Tibetan Buddhism, which is centered around the monastery. As a branch of the Gyuto Tantric Monastic University in India, the center has six or seven monks in residence and is the only Tibetan Buddhist center in San Jose. Their activities include “regular Buddhist teachings, conducting initiations and empowerments by the resident teacher, hosting retreats, study sessions, funeral services, Tibetan language classes, and visiting local schools and communities.”