The Mirror of Dharma​

Friday, Oct 4 - Wednesday, Oct 9

following Fall Festival & Temple Opening at IKRC Grand Canyon

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with Gen Kelsang Rabten

Join us in this rare opportunity to receive teachings on the "Mirror of Dharma" from Gen Kelsang Rabten following the 2019 International Fall Festival and Grand Opening of the new temple at the International Retreat Center Grand Canyon.

Gen Kelsang Rabten is the National Spiritual Director for Kadampa Buddhism in Australia, New Zealand, and South East Asia and the Resident Teacher of KMC Brisbane.

Retreat Costs


Retreat only (6 days): $100

Day rate for Retreat: $25

Meal Ticket - Sold Out!

Shuttle from IKRC to Tucson- $65

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Retreat Schedule

Intro talk Friday 7pm

Session 1 9-10:15 am

Session 2 11 am -12:15 pm

Lunch  12:30-1:30 pm

afternoon break

Session 3 4-5:15pm

Dinner   5:30-6:30 pm

Session 4 7-8:15pm

Wednesday: Sessions 1 & 2 only

Optional Heart Jewel Prayer7:30 - 8:30 am


Transportation from IKRC Grand Canyon to KMC Arizona is still available. The shuttle will leave Thursday, Oct 3rd at 2:30 pm. The trip is approximately 5 hours to Tucson. Space is limited. Register early.


The local airport is Tucson International Airport. The Phoenix Skyharbor Airport is about 2 hours away by car.


The retreat will end at lunchtime on Wednesday, Oct 9th. For those who are flying out of Phoenix, we can help you coordinate transportation to Phoenix.


​Although there is plenty of space for the retreat, on-site accommodations are currently full.

For offsite accommodation the following hotels are within walking distance of KMC Arizona: 


Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites - 5151 E Grant Rd, Tucson AZ 

Extended Stay America - Tucson - Grant Road

The following hotels are close, but not within walking distance:

Viscount Suite Hotel - 4855 E Broadway

Comfort Inn - 7007 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85715

You can also check for nearby accommodation on or

Upon request, we will offer assistance in finding transportation to and from your accommodation if you are staying at one of the above hotels.