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MURRIETA Branch: Modern Buddhism: Karma: Mind Creates Reality: SAT 04-20

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

$12.00

MURRIETA Branch Series: “Modern Buddhism”

Saturdays, April 6 thru May , 2024      10 – 11 am

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LOCATION: Old Town Meeting Room – Juniper Room (in rear building)
24641 Washington Avenue, Murrieta, CA 92562
‪‪(951) 290-8012‬    *public street parking available along Washington Avenue

4/20 Topic: “Karma: Mind Creates Reality”  

Modern Buddhism is a scientific method for improving our human nature and qualities through developing the capacity of our mind. It is suitable for everyone from all walks of life, and offers the brilliant combination of a rich philosophy grounded in ancient wisdom with practical psychological tools suitable for everyday spiritual practice.

This course will be based on the Preface to the book Modern Buddhism, written by the Buddhist master and scholar Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. Modern Buddhism is available as a free e-book for everyone to download at this link: Modern Buddhism free e-book

Everyone is invited to drop in and attend any or all of the classes in this series – No meditation experience is necessary. Everyone welcome!

Topics remaining in this series

April 20     Karma: Mind Creates Reality
April 27      NO CLASS
May  4         The Source of Our Pain
May 11         Understanding Ultimate Truth

$12 / Free for KMC LA Members     *Learn about membership here.
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MEET THE TEACHER

ALEX REICH is the weekly Teacher of this class. He studies and practices at Kadampa Meditation Center LA in Los Feliz. His approach to teaching is heartfelt and skillful and comes from many years of experience. Through his example and clear teachings, Alex helps us to reach our potential by helping us to practice the teachings of Buddha in everyday life.

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About Drop-in Classes at Kadampa Meditation Center LA & our Branch classes

General Program (GP) classes are suitable for beginners and experienced practitioners alike. Although classes are given in a series around one specific theme, they are drop-in in nature and can be taken individually, as each class topic is self-contained.

The classes are designed to help those looking for Buddhist wisdom to help with stress relief and relaxation, as well as those interested in exploring the nature of the mind, and pursuing the Buddhist path. Classes explore the basic framework of Buddhist teachings and meditation and explain how to use Buddha’s advice in our daily lives to solve our problems. All General Program classes are based on commentaries by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.

A typical class consists of a guided relaxation meditation, a teaching based on the meditation topic, and final contemplative meditation. Branch classes last approximately 1 hour. Chairs and cushions are provided. No special clothing is required, and there is no physical exercise, yoga, or stretching involved.

Everyone is welcome, regardless of belief; you do not need to be Buddhist to attend.

Details

Date:
April 20
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
$12.00
Event Category:

Organizer

Kadampa Meditation Center Los Angeles
Phone
323-486-7074
Email
info@meditateinla.org
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Venue

Murrieta Branch-Old Town Mtg Rm
Old Town Meeting Room - Juniper Room (in rear building, down the driveway) 24641 Washington Ave
Murrieta, 92562 United States
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Phone
‪‪(951) 290-8012

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