All about Karma – weekend course with Venerable Namgyel
April 5, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - April 7, 2019 @ 5:00 pm160kr – 1450kr
Using examples from everyday life, we will analyze how actions determine their results – and cause us to experience either happiness or suffering. We will explore purification practices, such as meditation with four opponent powers. Instead of feeling guilty – which is not a constructive state of mind, we learn to deal with problems of life in a more constructive way, for instance by doing this kind of meditation. We´ll also present a daily meditation on karma.
All About Karma weekend course is open for everyone, for non-Buddhists and Buddhists – everyone who wants to learn what this well-known term really means, and not just having lots of assumptions about it. It can be studied independently – or as one of the fourteen modules being offered in the Discovering Buddhism program, which is now going on now at Yeshe Norbu Mind Training Centre.
Friday, April 5 at 19:00-21:00
Saturday, April 6 at 10:00 – 17:00
Sunday, April 7 at 10:00 – 16:00
About the teacher for this weekend course “All about Karma” – Venerable Namgyel:
Venerable Lobsang Namgyel, of Australian nationality, has been living in India and Nepal studying Buddhism for more than 20 years, with such masters as H.H. the Dalai Lama, Denma Locho Rinpoche, Choden Rinpoche, and Geshe Sonam Rinchen.
He has completed four years of lam-rim retreats, as well as many tantric retreats. During his more than twenty years in Buddhism, Venerable Namgyel has taught at various FPMT centers around the world. Venerable Namgyel had the honor of being the attendant and tutor to Lama Osel Rinpoche for nearly one year in 1990, helping with Tibetan prayers, memorizing, and English language.
Teacher for Discovering Buddhism Study Program at Yeshe Norbu Mind Training Centre
is Kaisa Kaulanen. Those students who wish to obtain a completion certificate for this module, a two-day retreat using the meditations mentioned in “Subject Area Summary” is also required for those students. Contact Kaisa Kaulanen, spc ( @ ) yeshenorbu.se
All About Karma, click the following link: Subject Area Summary – This weekend course covers the following topics.
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