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Introduction to Buddhism

May 31, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until June 7, 2021

Virtual Event
Free – £45
introduction on buddhism

This is a three-part course. Registration will close 30 minutes before the start of the first teaching. Your ticket and Zoom link is valid for all three teachings.

About the Course
Are you curious about Buddhism? Many sophisticated techniques for developing mental health can be found in ancient Buddhist teachings, such as mindfulness, compassion and selflessness. These methods have been well researched and documented in various fields of contemporary science. In this course we’ll explore the fundamental aspects of the Buddhist tradition, including the analysis of the human condition encapsulated by the teaching of the Four Noble Truths, as well as the nature of the mind and reality. We’ll also learn how to apply this knowledge in our daily life. Our resident teacher, Geshe Namdak, will clearly explain the traditional teachings of the Buddha in a down-to-earth and practical way.

Is this for me?
Absolutely! If you are interested in how philosophies and practices derived from the Buddhist tradition could help you develop resilience, mental clarity and emotional intelligence, you’re welcome to come along. These classes are not about converting you to Buddhism; they’re about giving you the tools to improve your well-being.

What can I expect?
A comprehensive introductory overview of the Buddhist worldview, philosophy and practice, delivered by a world-class teacher.

Schedule

    Monday 24 May | 19:00 – 20:30
    Monday 31 May | 19:00 – 20:30
    Monday 07 June | 19:00 – 20:30

About Geshe Namdak
Our Resident Teacher, Geshe Tenzin Namdak, was given full ordination by HH Dalai Lama and completed the twenty-year-long Geshe degree. A Dutch citizen who teaches in English, he’s known for his warm, gentle and inclusive style.

Cost
No one will be turned away because of lack of funds. If the existing tier options are not accessible for you, please email [email protected] to request additional financial support. Everyone is welcome, regardless of what you can pay. We want to help find a pricing plan that is workable for your situation.

Tickets

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Sponsor
This level covers the costs of the programme plus sponsors one student at a reduced rate.
£ 45.00
Unlimited
Standard
Covers the cost of the programme.
£ 30.00
Unlimited
Reduced
For those who are unemployed, on low income, working part-time, under 25, disabled, students or retired. We understand that falling under one of these categories does not necessarily imply reduced income and therefore ask that each applicant select the reduced tier on an as-needed basis only.
£ 15.00
Unlimited
Ordained Sangha
Monks and nuns are sponsored to participate in the teachings free of charge.
£ 0.00
Unlimited

Details

Date:
May 31, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free – £45
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