~Song of Fulfillment~

Founded by His Eminence KALU RINPOCHE

Directed by Venerable LAMA LODU RINPOCHE

Meditation Schedule at KDK


For these practices, you are encouraged to bring your own text. If you do not have one, a text will be provided. You are also welcome to bring offerings to put them on the shrine prior to the practice, but this is also entirely optional.

Daily Morning Practice
6 AM — 7AM — Morning Chenrezig

Ordinary Preliminary Practices, Chenrezig Sadhana composed by Kalu Rinpoche, Guru Rinpoche Practice, Long Life and Dedication Prayers

Daily Evening Practice
7 PM — Evening Six-Armed Mahakala Practice

8 PM — 9 PM — Evening Chenrezig

Chenrezig Sadhana composed by the Iron Bridge Builder Mahasidda, Thatong Gyalpo, Guru Rinpoche Practice, Long Life and Dedication Prayers

Saturday Schedule: (Daily Practice Schedule as above, plus:)
10 AM — 11:30 AM — Ngöndro

This is the Preliminary Practice in the tradition of the Karma Kagyu, which includes the Four Ordinary and Four Extraordinary Practices.

9 PM — Q & A with Lama Lodu Rinpoche, when available

Sunday Schedule: (Daily Practice Schedule, plus:)
10 AM — 11:30 AM — Green Tara

Green Tara is the feminine Buddha, embodying all of the Buddha’s activity, which is extremely powerful. This practice can bring long life, good health and prosperity, and remove obstacles from your Buddhist path. Eventually, you will attain the state of Bodhisattva and then Buddhahood.

NOTE: Retreat lamas are allowed to give refuge ceremony and teachings on those things which the lama has studied and understands very clearly according to the Buddha.

KDK is located at 1892 Fell Street (at Clayton Street), on the Golden Gate Park Panhandle in San Francisco.