Go deeper into your spiritual practice.
The Foundation Program
These classes are available via streaming or by correspondence for those with extenuating circumstances.
Attend first class free on trial basis
2 sessions w/break. Attend first day free on trial basis
A Unique Study Program
The Foundation Program (FP) is designed for students who have gained a basic understanding of Kadampa Buddhist practice and are interested in pursuing a formalized and committed study program. The Foundation Program gives you the opportunity to engage in a structured study and meditation program on the essential teachings of Mahayana Buddhism.
The Class Structure
The class begins with chanted prayers and guided meditation. The teacher then reads from the book while giving commentary to the text. Students then divide into pairs to discuss the material. The teacher and students conclude by deciding what to meditate on in the next class and how to practice during the coming week.
Gen Kelsang Lingpur is the principal teacher at KMC Arizona, a senior disciple of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, who has been practicing for over 25 years. Her exuberant energy and delight in teaching are an inspiring example for people on the spiritual path.
The cost is $75 a month for full FP/TTP and $45 for Basic FP. This also includes free admission to General Program Classes, retreats and workshops.
To find out more about the Foundation Program and how you can join, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The purpose of the Foundation Program is to provide a systematic presentation of particular subjects of Mahayana Buddhism to enable practitioners to deepen their knowledge and experience of Buddhism.