Katsel Meditation Sterling Supports All Drikung Kagyu Centers
Click for All Available Practice Texts from Tibetan Meditation Center in Frederick, Maryland
Click for All Available Practice Texts from Drikung Meditation Center in Danvers, Massachusetts
Click for All Available Practice Texts from Drikung Dharma Surya in Fairfax, Virginia
Above Underlined texts can be accessed by clicking to take you to our other local Drikung Kagyu Center's Libraries of texts. Please note, some practices require an empowerment, transmission or blessing from an authentic Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Master.
Katsel Meditation Sterling is committed to promoting other Drikung Kagyu Center's in your area for the benefit of all sentient beings. We're all family and hope you can find whichever center is close to you.
For a Directory of Drikung Kagyu Center's Worldwide please visit Drikung.org
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Texts For Remote Teachings and Special Events
Monlam Text | Parnashavari Sadhana | Praise to Parnashavari | Verses in Praise of Arya Parnashavarī | Buddha Shakyamuni Practice Text | Katsel Meditation Sterling's Prayer Book | Green Tara Sadhana and Chenrezig Sadhana
Published by the DMC and KMS, our prayer book is a compilation of opening, dedication and long life prayers from the Drikung Kagyu lineage. Also included are very short practices for various deities. The Venerable Konchog Gyaltshen Rinpoche (Khenchen before retirement from that position), our founder, translated many of them.
Texts For Weekly Practices
100 Million Mantra Green Tara Accumulation Live Streamed on Thursdays, 7 pm EDT
Achi Practice and Dharma Protectors Live Streamed Daily 6am EDT
Please Note: An empowerment is required in order to use these texts. If you have not received the empowerment, please email us so we can forward this information to Venerable Lama Sonam and he will help you.
Remote Daily Practices
6:00am - 7:30am EST
Shamatha: Calm Abiding Meditation
Text (Katsel Meditation Sterling's Prayerbook)
Smoke Offering: The Source of All Auspiciousness
Text (Free download courtesy of Tibetan Spirit)
Texts For Monthly Practices
Please Note: Monthly practices follow the Tibetan Lunar calendar, and are held on lunar calendar days.
Held on the Tibetan 15th, full moon Phowa
Held on the Tibetan 25th day of lunar calendar
Images Supporting Practices
Here we offer images for practice support as a free download.
Published by the DMC, our prayer book is a compilation of opening, dedication and long life prayers from the Drikung Kagyu lineage. Also included are very short practices for various deities. The Venerable Khenchen Gyaltshen Rinpoche, our founder, translated many of them.
hese are free downloads. However please consider making a donation to the center of any amount that you wish. We are supported 100% by donations from individuals such as yourself who find value in our mission, to bring the wellspring of Tibetan Buddhism here. Thank you and may all benefit!
A Brief History of the Drikung Kagyu Lineage of Tibetan Buddhism
The Era of the Chetsang and Chungtsang Rinpoches (1615-present)