Avalokiteshvara Empowerment

Avalokiteshvara Empowerment


Saturday 4th November 2023
10.30am – 5pm
With Buddhist Monk Gen Pagpa


An empowerment is a special blessing ceremony where we are introduced to a particular Buddha.

This enables us to make a special connection with an enlightened being who can offer protection and guide us to supreme happiness.

Everybody is welcome to attend this wonderful event.

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Vajravarahi Kadampa Meditation Centre
38 West Cliff, Preston, PR1 8HU



Avalokiteshvara is an enlightened being who is a manifestation of all Buddhas' compassion.

By relying sincerely upon Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of Compassion, and reciting his mantra with strong faith, we will attain a peaceful and happy mind, improve our compassion, and gradually purify our mind of all selfishness and negativity; and ultimately we will attain supreme Buddhahood in Avalokiteshvara’s Pure Land.

This empowerment focuses on the Four-armed aspect of Avalokiteshvara.

Everybody is welcome to attend this special blessing.

The empowerment will be followed by an optional day retreat to gain familiarity with the meditation practice of Avalokiteshvara – click here for more details.




Saturday 4th November, 10.30am - 5pm.



At Vajravarahi Kadampa Meditation Centre, 38 West Cliff, Preston, PR1 8HU.



£25 - includes a vegetarian and vegan lunch.



10.30am to 12.30pm - Empowerment

Lunch served at 1pm

2.30pm to 4pm – Commentary

4.30pm to 5pm – Avalokiteshvara Prayers

Class Teacher

Gen Pagpa is an English Buddhist Monk and has been studying meditation for over 20 years.

He is an accomplished public speaker, and can explain Buddha’s teachings in a practical and interesting manner.

He has taught classes and retreats at Meditation Centres throughout the country.

Please watch this video to enjoy a previous teaching from him.

I love going to the meditation center.

So relaxing and refreshing.

Always interesting talks and events.


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