...If you want a gentle introduction to Buddhist teachings, or have wondered about Buddhist beliefs, this course is a great start! In one day you will be introduced to the Buddha’s life and teachings. The course will explore what it means to be a Buddhist today and how this ancient philosophy can help you lead a happier, more peaceful life in modern times. Saturday 30 September 9.00am to 4.30pm, held in the Gompa at Chenrezig Institute. Facility fee $55
Established 1974, Chenrezig Institute is a centre for Buddhist study, meditation, retreat and practice nestled in the foothills of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. The Institute is home to a Tibetan Geshe (Lama), a large community of ordained Sangha (monks and nuns), students, residents, volunteers, retreat goers and guests.
Apart from the formal study programmes, Chenrezig Institute is a peaceful, calm and relaxing place to spend a few hours, days or weeks. Stroll along the bush paths, wander in formal garden, espresso in the cafe or a vegetarian meal.
Teachers’ availability subject to change; please http://www.chenrezig.com.au/programme... for updated information.
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