The Eight Verses of Mind Training by Geshe Langri Thangpa
Saturday 6 April 10:30 am - 1:00pm and 2:30 - 4:30 pm
The system of meditation practice known as mind training (LOBJONG in Tibetan) is one of the most popular and widely-practised in Buddhism. Geshe Langri Thangpa’s work is one of the most celebrated spiritual teachings in Tibetan Buddhism. It offers us a method of transforming adverse circumstances into positive aspects of the path of awakening compassion.
The Significance of Receiving Initiations and The Stages of Practice
Sunday 7 April 10:30 am - 1:00pm
In this session Lama Jampa will talk about the path of Vajrayana Buddhism, in particular explaining the method and purpose of receiving initiations and the type and stages of practice that this enables us to engage in.
Initiation of Green Tara*
Sunday 7 April 2:30 pm
The goddess Tara is revered in all traditions of Vajrayana Buddhism as the embodiment of the liberating activity of all buddhas. As such her initiation and meditation are especially effective means of awakening one’s innate capacity for enlightened compassion.
*Please note that in order to attend these teachings one must have made a formal commitment to the Buddhist path through the act of taking refuge. Please contact the centre for further information.
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