Lama Rod Owens









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Featured Events

Embodying the Seven Homecomings for Protection and Cutting Through Confusion

Werk Series: Summer Offering

Sunday, June 23rd, 2024 from 11am-3pm EST

The ‚ÄúWerk‚ÄĚ series is a new seasonal offering dedicated to deepening our embodied experience of spiritual abolition rooted in Lama Rod‚Äôs diverse teachings. Anyone who has previously participated in retreats, courses, events, or practice sessions with Lama Rod is welcome to join.

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Letting the Ancestors Hold You

BIPOC Practice Series with Lama Rod

Practice Sessions: Sunday, August 4th & Saturday, August 10th from 11:00am - 2:00pm ET

Homecoming Circle Session with Lama Rod & Guest Speakers: Sunday, August 11th from 11:00am - 2:00pm ET

What would it look and feel like to surrender to the care of ancestors? Join Lama Rod at the intersection of multiple traditions, including Tantric Buddhism and indigenous shamanic ritual, which can support your protection, heart-opening, and grief work as you surrender to the care of the ancestors.

Open to people who identify and hold lived experience as Black, Indigenous, a Person of Color, and/or a Person of the Global Majority.

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Autumn Moon

A residential retreat in The Somerset Levels, U.K.

October 11-16th, 2024

Join Lama Rod Owens & Friends for Autumn Moon: Gathering Freedom, a community retreat in the heart of the ancient Somerset Levels. Together we will experience practices and teachings to harvest what we have personally seeded and prepare to rest and reflect on balance, surrender, and stillness as Winter approaches.

The retreat is currently full. Please fill out the waiting list here.

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Ongoing Offerings

Free Radicals: A Monthly Online Community Gathering


with Lama Rod Owens

First Thursday of Every Month at: 6pm - 7pm UK  |  1pm - 2pm EST  | 10am - 11am PST

Free Radicals is a monthly online community practice space created specifically with our UK friends in mind - although everyone is welcome to join us.

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Bhumisparsha: Medicine Buddha


with Lama Rod Owens


Every Monday at 7pm-8pm EST 

Hosted in collaboration with Bhumisparsha

Join Lama Rod for a guided Medicine Buddha practice that can help promote healing for self and others, as well as address social inequities that perpetuate harm.

Register below to receive the recurring Zoom link for this offering.

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Chenrezig's Ring of Fire


A Seasonal Offering with Lama Rod Owens


Summer: Saturday, June 22nd, 2024 at 1pm EST 
Fall: Saturday, September 28th, 2024 at 1pm EST
Winter: Saturday, December 14th, 2024 at 1pm EST

In this practice, the Tantric deity known in Tibetan as Chenrezig (Sanskrit: Avalokiteshvara) becomes a representation of our own capacity for boundless love, opening a doorway into that love's energy and wisdom.

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Love and Rage

Self-Guided Course

Love and Rage invites you to deeply come to know your rage, accept it, and learn how to use the wisdom contained within anger as ground for liberation. 

This new on-demand, self-guided Love and Rage course allows you to move at your own pace as you learn about the core meditation practices from Lama Rod’s best-selling book, Love and Rage: The Path of Liberation Through Anger. These practices offer refuge as you work with the difficult emotions arising from the circumstances of our time.

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More Events

Save the Date: Atlanta Soto Zen Center


Sunday, July 7th, 2024

Location: Atlanta, GA

Lama Rod will be offering a workshop at the Atlanta Soto Zen Center. 

Stay tuned for more details!

Exploring the Path of the New Saint in Times of Crisis

Residential or Online Retreat (Hybrid)

August 14-18th, 2024

Location: Natural Dharma Fellowship Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

In this retreat, Lama Rod will teach practices and ideas from his latest book The New Saints exploring liberatory practice through meditation, deity practice, land-based rituals, fire ceremonies, somatic movement, singing, mantras along with in-depth discussions.

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