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October - December Class Series: Wisdom in the Mirror of Dharma

With Gen Samten | 7 - 8:30pm
Following the opening of the Kadampa Temple for World Peace and International Fall Festival, we will begin a special Wednesday class series with Gen Samten. This series will be a precious opportunity to take to heart the profound and transformative teachings in Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche’s latest book, The Mirror of Dharma, which will be transmitted at the Festival.
This book, The Mirror of Dharma With Additions — Dharma means the teachings of enlightened beings — gives practical advice on how we can solve our daily problems of uncontrolled desire, anger, and ignorance, and how to make our human life meaningful.
$10 per class | No pre-registration needed

Cafe is open before class, light refreshments afterwards.

 

Drop in Class every Wednesday
7 – 8:30pm

Attending our Wednesday night General Program (GP) classes  is a great way to begin, reinvigorate, or deepen your experience of meditation and Buddhism.

Location

World Peace Temple 47 Sweeney Rd. Glen Spey, NY 12737 – No pre-registration required.

Day & Time

Wednesdays, 7-8:30pm
No pre-registration required. Check our calendar for dates.

Cost

$10 per person. Drop-in at any time during the series. No need to pre-register. All profits from this class go toward supporting the International Temples Project for World Peace.

Cafe

Everyone is welcome to enjoy our World Peace Cafe after class.

The Teacher
 

Gen Samten Kelsang

Gen Samten has been studying and practicing Buddhism for over thirty years and is one of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s most senior students. He is well-known for his inspiring, clear and practical way of presenting Buddha’s teachings and meditation.

What to expect

  • Guided Meditation

    Be guided in a short breathing meditation and connect to an experience of inner peace. No prior experience is necessary.

  • Short Talk

    Every week the teachings explore one aspect of Dharma, or Buddha’s teachings, which focus on solutions to problems in daily life, inducing genuine optimism and increased happiness.

  • Q&A

    At the end of the class, there is time for questions & answers. All advice is given as suggestions to improve personal understanding of the teachings and to provide examples of how to apply the teachings to daily life.

  • Refreshments

    Enjoy the company of like-minded people after class in the Temple, Café and Bookstore. Light refreshments are offered.

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