Tibet Buddhist plans teachings about happiness

Arizona Daily Star, Oct 16, 2006

Tucson, Arizona (USA) -- Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche, a Tibetan Buddhist meditation master, will offer public teachings in Tucson.

The sessions will begin at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Bookman's, 6230 E. Speedway, and at 6 p.m. next Monday at the River Center Branch Library, 5605 E. River Road.

Khenpo Choga Rinpoche is scheduled to talk about the heart of true happiness and how to cut through the root of confusion. He is expected to introduce methods that he believes can be used to find happiness and enlightenment in this lifetime.

Khenpo Choga Rinpoche is a 33rd-generation lineage holder of the Buddhist wisdom lineage of Dzogchen, a lama of Dzogchen Monastery and professor of the Dzogchen Shri Singha University in Tibet.

He has completed more than seven years of solitary cave meditation in the Himalayas and has written numerous Tibetan and English books. He also is the spiritual leader of the Dzogchen Shri Singha International organization and many affiliated Sanghas internationally.

The teachings are free, but a $20 donation to cover costs is suggested. For more information, call Betsi Drayman at 1-702-291-1191 or send an e-mail to betsi@cox.net.