Shantideva Retreat – Meditative Concentration

Announcements

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 XX 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.  You can access this from the comfort of your home via Zoom.

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, October 10 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
October 7, 2020.

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

An individual may receive a refund of the retreat fee, less a $10 administration fee, if they request the refund from the Society Office by telephone or email, before 12:00 noon 2 days before the event or retreat starts.

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS
Please note photos and videos may be taken for promotional purposes. Our Privacy Contact is Peggy Lipinski, 780-479-0014, [email protected].
Contact: Gaden Samten Ling Office
Email:[email protected]
Phone: 780-479-0014

Post a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*