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Meditations & Events




Practice! Practice! Practice!

In addition to daily individual practice, group practice was also advocated

by the Buddha! Please join us for one or more of the following each week.

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May Activities

Due to the change in CDC Guidelines and improved status of Pima County, we will no longer require face-masks for those who are fully vaccinated and without symptoms for in-person activities. ID and vaccination cards may be requested. Those who are NOT vaccinated or are only partially vaccinated may participate with qualifying facemasks (K95, KN95, or KF94). We will also follow social distancing guidelines. Thank you for your compassion and consideration.


Sunday Meditation & Dharma Talk


Sunday Tibetan Buddhist Meditation & Dharma Talk - 11:00 - noon MST (= PDT) at the Awam Tibetan Buddhist Institute, 3400 E Speedway Blvd, Ste 204, Tucson AZ and on This is a one-hour practice with a Dharma Talk by Yogi Khenpo Drimed Dawa (aka Khenpo Dean). The Buddha considered group practice to be an essential part of basic dharma practice.


Our "Meditation Practice Manual" and may be downloaded from "Resources & Links". Please join us! FREE.


Wednesday Sadhana Practice


Wednesdays at 6pm MST at the Awam Tibetan Buddhist Institute, 3400 E Speedway Blvd, Ste 204, Tucson AZ, and on practices for May are:

  1. May 4 – White Tara

  2. May 11 – Guru Rinpoche (with tsok)

  3. May 18 – Amitabha

  4. May 25 – Dakini Yeshe Tsogyal (with tsok)

Texts are available under “Resources & Links”. Please bring a small snack to share for the tsoks. FREE


Other Upcoming Days & Events!​​



  • Practice, practice, practice! A good time for outdoor practice.



  • Saga Dawa Duchen, Puja & Tsok, Tuesday, June 14 - Buddha's enlightenment and paranirvana



  • HH the Dalai Lama's Birthday, Wednesday, July 6