Buddha Shakyamuni empowerment and teachings on the art of successful meditation

Maybe you want to meditate and are asking yourself, how?

During this weekend, you will receive explanations which will help you to make your meditation successful. All the explanations that Gen Ananda will give go back to Buddha Shakyamuni. For Buddhists, faith in Buddha is their spiritual life. You can connect with him by participating in the empowerment of Buddha Shakyamuni, a special guided meditation. Do not miss this precious und unique opportunity!

Everyone is welcome!

Friday November 15th 2019 – Public talk
Gen Ananda will give a public talk on how to meditate successfully

Saturday November 16th 2019 – Empowerment & Teaching
On the Saturday, Gen Ananda will grant the empowerment of Buddha Shakyamuni and give teachings on the art of successful meditation. To prepare us for the empowerment, Gen Palden will lead special guided meditations in the morning. The evening will ends with a Wishfulfilling Jewel puja with Tsog offering, special prayers that help us to increase our wisdom, compassion and spiritual power.

Sunday November 17th 2019 – Teaching and Retreat
In the morning Gen Ananda will give a commentary to the prayer of the stages of the path and in the afternoon we will start our retreat with Gen Kelsang Palden.

Monday November 18th 2019 – Retreat with Gen Kelsang Palden
Gen Palden will guide a retreat to deepen our practical experience of the teachings and to encourage us to take the teachings into heart and into our daily life.

Timetable & Prices

Friday 15th November 2019 – 10 EUR
7.30 pm Public talk with Gen Ananda – How to meditate successfully

Saturday 16th November 2019 – 50 EUR
9 – 9.45 am Meditation with Gen Kelsang Palden
11 – 13 am Buddha Shakyamuni Empowerment with Gen Kelsang Ananda
3.30 – 5 pm Commentary to the practice of prayers for meditation  with Gen Kelsang Ananda
6 – 7.15 pm Wishfulfilling Jewel Puja with Tsog

Sunday 17th November 2019 – 30 EUR
9:30 – 11 am Commentary to the Prayer of the stages of the path with Gen Kelsang Ananda
12:00 – 13:00 Uhr Start of the retreat with Gen Kelsang Palden
15:30 – 17:30 Uhr Visiting our new City Tempel in Schleifmühlgasse 15, 1040 Vienna

Monday 18th November 2019 – 30 EUR
9 – 10 am Retreat session 2 with Gen Kelsang Palden
11 – 12 am Retreat session 3 with Gen Kelsang Palden
3 – 4 pm Retreat session 4 with Gen Kelsang Palden


The teachings and meditations are taught in german, but we can offer translation when needed. If you are hard of hearing we can provide headphones.


The whole event costs 95 EUR. Please book here.