INTRODUCTION TO BUDDHISM & MEDITATION
Next Course - Term two, 2016 - date to be advised
Five consecutive Sunday mornings - 10.00am to 12.30pm.
Cost $120 including course notes and morning tea each week.
If you would like to be notified when another five week Introductory Course is to be held, click here and complete the contact form - please put "NEXT INTRO COURSE" in the comment field. Once we have something scheduled we will be in contact by email.
This series is intended for anyone interested in understanding Buddhist approaches to a happier life, the fundamentals of Buddhist philosophy and psychology, as well as learning several meditation techniques.
This course will cover:
During these classes you can gain:
Each day includes two sessions with a morning tea break in between. There is an opportunity for questions, allowing for clarification of any of the topics. Wear loose comfortable clothing, for sitting in chairs or, if you prefer, cushions on the floor.
These Introduction to Buddhism courses are taught by senior Tibetan Buddhist Society students, all of whom have been practising Buddhism for many years.
The course will be based on Geshe Acharya Thubten Loden’s, Essence of the Path to Enlightenment. This book is available for purchase for $50 from our bookshop. Also available are guided meditation CDs and a wide variety of introductory and more comprehensive books.