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Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche March 22, 23 & 24th Vajrakilya empowerment and teachings Please contact Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche Vancouver Study Group at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information !
Year End Meditation Retreat at Maitrivana Everyone is welcome to the Year End Meditation Retreat. Feel free to come for all or part of the retreat. SATURDAY, SUNDAY & MONDAY SCHEDULE: Doors open at 9:45 am. CALM-ABIDING MEDITATION: 10 am to 12 pm (sitting & walking). LUNCH break: 12 pm til 1 pm (please bring a lunch; […]
We are offering a series of 5 classes on practicing with the Zen precepts of living. The classes will continue for 5 consecutive Wednesday evenings from November 14 from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm. The precepts bring the practice of zazen into our daily lives and facilitate intimate engagement with the day to day circumstances […]
A fun mindfulness class for children with meditation, stories, movement, breathing, art, music and snacks. All children 7 years and older are welcome. No experience necessary. Our intention is to decrease anxiety and stress, and increase self-regulation, calm, self-esteem, and compassion. Advance tickets are $10 and are available here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/peter-pan-zen-a-mindfulness-class-for-kids-tickets-51493605761 $15 at the door
Khenpo Sonam Tobgyal Don’t Fix Samsara, Fix Your Mind November 16-18 Dear Dharma Community, I have the honor of sharing great news with you. “Dharma season” in Vancouver is not over yet! Khenpo Sonam Tobgyal and his wife Tshering Chukie Tobgyal will be arriving in Vancouver mid-November. This will be Khenpo’s tenth visit to teach […]
An Introduction to the Relaxed Mind Dza Kilung Rinpoche Coach House, Green College, UBC Saturday, November 3, 10 am – 4:00 pm The Dharma Fellowship of His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa and Green College, UBC invite Dza Kilung Rinpoche for a Dharma teaching introducing themes of his new book The Relaxed Mind. The Relaxed Mind […]
Michael Griffin, UBC Exploring Socrates and the Buddha Monday October 29, 2018 at 7:30 pm Upper Hall, Hellenic Community Centre 4500 Arbutus Street, Vancouver, BC Socrates of Athens and Siddhartha Gautama are regarded as founders, respectively, of European philosophy and Buddhism. They were also near-contemporaries, who taught by lively question and answer, upended many of […]