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'Meditation' - Buddhist Lecture

'Meditation' - Buddhist Lecture

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When:

  • Sat 28 Nov ’20, 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Where:

Diamond Way Buddhist Centre, 17A Remuera Rd, Newmarket

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Donation: $15.00

The Auckland Diamond Way Buddhist Centre is delighted to welcome two of Lama Ole Nydahl's long time students, Lisa and Don Worthington to Auckland. Lisa and Don will give one public lecture on Buddhist Meditation.

If you are interested to learn more about Buddhism this is a perfect opportunity. Both beginners and those with more experience are welcome. At the end of the lecture, we invite you to take part in a short guided meditation and Lisa and Don will also be available to answer questions.

"Meditation is mind’s gift to itself" - Lama Ole Nydahl
Buddhist meditation consists of two aspects, first, one calms and focuses the mind by concentrating on the breath or an object. Then one turns this concentration towards becoming aware of the mind’s enlightened qualities. These moments of insight go beyond concepts and stiff ideas. The ultimate aim of Buddhist meditation is to become aware of the nature of mind. When one can hold this awareness permanently, resting naturally in mind’s true nature, this is called enlightenment.

For more info please visit the website.

Need to get in touch? Email: auckland@buddhism.org.nz or txt Julie on 021 029 58946

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