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Discovering Buddhism Module: Transforming Problems


INTRODUCTORY/OPEN TO ALL: No prior knowledge or experience required; no registration required


WHEN: Aug: 8th, 15th, 22nd; 2021. 10:30 am - 12:00 pm.


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In In this Discovering Buddhism Module, we will explore how to use mind training techniques to transform problems into happiness, to discover the source of our problems, and to learn to reduce them. We will see how problems can be transformed into causes for our own happiness and, in turn,lead to our ability to cherish and support others more naturally and effectively. We will come to understand the disadvantages of self-preoccupation and the advantages of cherishing others.  In addition we will cover topics like: 

  •     Bringing the bodhisattva attitude into dailylife
  •     Protecting one’s mind from destructive emotions
  •     Identifying and avoiding the trap of worldlyconcerns
  •     Ways to solve problems using Dharma techniques
  •     Tong-len: meditation on love and compassion
  •    How to see the illusion-like quality of life's problems

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