Kagyu Changchub Chuling

A center for the practice and study of Vajrayana Buddhism founded by His Eminence Kalu Rinpoche

2020 Program Schedule


PLEASE NOTE:  Many classes and retreats are on hold due to coronavirus outbreak. We will resume programming whenever possible. Beginning April 13, all practices and study groups will be meeting via Zoom videoconferencing only. Two hours before the meeting begins, the Zoom Host will send the link for connecting to the meeting to kcc-livestream@kcc.org. If you are not on that email list and would like to be, please contact listserv@kcc.org and request to be put on this list.

Bokar Mahamudra Seminar Support Gathering and Mandala Review - VIA ZOOM
Saturday, May 16, 1:00-3:00 pm

3-day Shamatha Retreat - VIA ZOOM
June 26-28 (Friday-Sunday)

Skillfully Traversing the Bardos--Practices for Living and Dying
July 6, 13, 20, 27
4-week class led by Lama Eric Triebelhorn


ONGOING PROGRAMS (in addition to regular meditation schedule):


Weekday Guided Meditations
Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:00-8:00 am and 8:00-9:00 am

Tea Time/Coffee Break
Wednesdays and Fridays 3:00-4:00 pm

Newcomers Night - ON HOLD
3rd Thursdays, 7:30-9:00 pm

Green Tara practice - VIA ZOOM
Tuesdays, 7:00-8:00 pm and 4th Saturdays, 10:00-11:00 am

Chenrezi practice - VIA ZOOM
Wednesdays, 7:00-8:00 pm

Mind Training Study Group - VIA ZOOM
Led by Tim Campbell and Zopa Herron
Second and fourth Thursday evenings, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Death and Dying Study Group - VIA ZOOM beginning April 21 by password-protected invitation email (see below)
Join us first and third Tuesdays, 1:30 to 3 PM. The next meeting is 4/21 and we’ll be finishing our discussion of Atul Gawande’s Being Mortal, chapters 7, 8 and epilogue. Future meetings will likely focus on articles, poems, and the like that are available online or are easily sent out to the study group as a PDF. Participation in the study group is open to all but the Zoom meetings are done by password-protected invitation email. Anyone who is interested should contact Mike or Miriam Maier at mmjmaier@comcast.net

Equanimity and Inclusion Study Group - VIA ZOOM
Led by Zopa Herron
Approximately monthly

Children's Program - TBD
Led by Mary Woods
Offered to children 5-10 years old 2nd and 4th Sundays during practice. Please contact Mary Woods before attending. (PLEASE NOTE: 4th Sundays only during July, August)


Children's Program Weekend at SCOL
May 23-25.  Contact Mary Woods for more information.

Week-long Shamatha Retreat at SCOL
June 20-27 (Saturday-Saturday)

N.A. Bokar Mahamudra Seminar at SCOL
September 5-13 (Saturday-Sunday)

N.A. Bokar Mahamudra Seminar at SCOL
September 19-27 (Saturday-Sunday)

3-Day Chenrezig Retreat at SCOL
October 8-11 (Thursday-Sunday)

Week-Long Chenrezig Retreat at SCOL
October 13-19 (Tuesday-Monday)

Bokar Yidam Retreat (biennial) at SCOL
November 7-14 (Saturday-Saturday)

New Year's Retreat with Refuge 
December 31/Jan 1 (Thursday/Friday)