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Meditation and Buddhism Weekly Classes

Meditation and Buddhism Weekly Classes

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When:

  • Wed 30 Jan ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 6 Feb ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 13 Feb ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 20 Feb ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 27 Feb ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 6 Mar ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 13 Mar ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 20 Mar ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 27 Mar ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 3 Apr ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 10 Apr ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 17 Apr ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 24 Apr ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 1 May ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 8 May ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 15 May ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 22 May ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 29 May ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 5 Jun ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 12 Jun ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 19 Jun ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 26 Jun ’19, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 28 Aug, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 4 Sep, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 11 Sep, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 9 Oct, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 16 Oct, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 23 Oct, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Wed 30 Oct, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
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Where:

Lincoln & Districts Community Care, 16 Lyttelton Street, Lincoln

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Suggested donation per class: $12.00

This event is a weekly drop in class. Each class consists of a guided meditation and a talk based on Buddhist wisdom. Classes are suitable for everyone. Join in any week, booking is not required. With Buddhist Nun Kelsang Luma.

Class topics:
Stillness within: Concentration – week of 7 October to week of 28 October 4 weeks.

When the turbulence of distracting thoughts subsides and mind becomes still, a deep happiness and contentment naturally arises from within. Learn techniques to develop and improve your concentration.

9 Oct – A silent mind
16 Oct – Mindfulness
23 Oct – Enhancing mindfulness
30 Oct – Concentration in our daily life

Transforming Life’s Difficulties – week of 4 November to week of 2 December 5 weeks

There is no meaning in dwelling on our own difficulties. It just leads to greater pain. Learn how to transform your everyday problems and difficulties into something immensely meaningful.

6 Nov – What is karma?
13 Nov – Learning about our real situation
20 Nov – Patience acceptance
27 Nov – Accepting the defeat and offering the victory
4 Dec – Everything is like a dream

What to expect at a class:
These classes are based on Buddha’s teachings on the mind, but you do not need to be a Buddhist to attend or to benefit from them. Each class consists of two guided meditations and an explanatory talk.

The classes run for 90 minutes. Anyone can practise meditation and everyone is welcome to attend. There is no physical exercise involved and you can choose to sit either in a chair or on a cushion.

These classes are suitable for all levels of experience.

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