Nordic Dharma Celebration 2018

Life with wisdom – Buddha Manjushri Empowerment & Commentary

September, Fri 21st to 23rd | with Gen Kelsang Dragpa | KMC Copenhagen

Join us for an inspiring weekend in Copenhagen with the New Kadampa Tradition’s Nordic Spiritual Director, Gen Kelsang Dragpa.

Learn how Buddha’s profound wisdom teachings and meditations can unlock your potential for real inner peace and freedom. The weekend includes the blessing empowerment of Buddha Manjushri, which will be given by Gen Dragpa.

Our Dharma Celebrations and Festivals provide a wonderful opportunity for people from throughout the Nordic Region to come together and develop inner peace through the practices of meditation and modern Buddhism. The topic this year is “Life with Wisdom”.

About the teacher

Gen Kelsang Dragpa is a Modern Kadampa Buddhist monk and the National Spiritual Director of the Nordic Region. He received ordination in 1993 from Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche and is one of his most senior disciples.

Gen Dragpa has taught extensively in the Netherlands, UK, Belgium and France. His teachings are very practical and easy to understand. They offer profound solutions to our everyday problems.

The meditations will be led by our local Resident Teacher, Kadam Mark Decker.

The schedule

Friday 21 September
18:25-19:25 Registration
19:30-21:00 Introduction to “Life with Wisdom” with Gen Kelsang Dragpa

Saturday 22 September
08:00-08:45 Registration
09:00-10:00 Meditation with Kadam Mark Decker
10:00-11:00 Break
11:00-13:00 Manjushri Empowerment with Gen Kelsang Dragpa
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-16:00 Teaching with Gen Kelsang Dragpa
17:30-18:45 Wishfulfilling Jewel (optional)

Sunday 23 September
08:20-08:45 Registration
09:00-10:00 Meditation with Kadam Mark Decker
10:00-11:00 Break
11:00-12:30 Teaching with Gen Kelsang Dragpa
12:30-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-16:00 Teaching with Gen Kelsang Dragpa


There are many possibilities for accommodation in Copenhagen. We recommend the Generator Hostel as it is close by and has a variety of options.

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Prices & Booking

Details Price Qty
Whole eventshow details +600 kr (DKK)  
Friday and Saturdayshow details +450 kr (DKK)  
Friday onlyshow details +100 kr (DKK)  
Saturday onlyshow details +400 kr (DKK)  
Sunday onlyshow details +250 kr (DKK)