Shantideva Retreat – Meditative Concentration

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HOW TO REGISTER:
Please register online by clicking the register now button below. If you are unable to register online, please contact our office using the phone number or email listed below.

Register here

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Kushok continues his commentary on Shantideva’s landmark text on cultivating the altruistic heart that works for the benefit of all beings day and night, The Way of the Bodhisattva. This teaching begins at Verse 1 in Chapter 8. Chapter 8 describes the Meditation practice that forms the heart of the journey to enlightenment. Through following the contemplative instructions in this chapter, one can overcome the root delusions and achieve liberation. This one day teaching retreat combines Kushok’s valuable philosophical instruction, meditation, and the opportunity to have dharma questions answered by Kushok.

TARGET AUDIENCE:
Anyone with an interest in compassion and meditation is welcome to attend this course. All faiths welcome.

INSTRUCTOR:
Please visit http://www.gsl-ab.ca/spiritual-director/ to learn more about our Spiritual Director Kushok Lobsang Dhamchöe.

RETREAT DATE:
Retreat runs Saturday, March 9 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

COURSE FEE:
Your investment is $45. Discounts available to Jewel and Vajra Society Members.

LUNCH:
Lunch is available, by donation. Suggested donation $5-7.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
March 6, 2019.

HOW TO REGISTER:

Register online by clicking on the More Info link below (preferred). If you are unable to register online, please contact our office using the phone number or email listed below.

WHAT TO BRING:
– Shantideva’s Way of the Bodhisattva (or you can buy a copy from our bookstore)
– Notebook and pen
– Warm shawl
– Khata (white silk offering scarf, available for purchase at the centre)
– Personal monetary offering to Kushok (optional)

REFUND POLICY:
If you cannot attend the course, please contact the Gaden Samten Ling Office for details as soon as possible.

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Contact: Gaden Samten Ling Office
Email: info@gsl-ab.ca
Phone: 780-479-0014

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