Lamrim Teachings — Stages of the Path to Enlightenment
August 29 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 28, 2022
As part of the Lam Rim Teachings ( Graduated Path to Enlightenment ), Geshe-la will continue to teach from the precious Lama Tsongkhapa text, Lamrim Chenmo Vol 2., covering the methods for exchanging self and other, developing Bodhicitta and the six perfections.
He will talk about meditation, how to develop Bodhichitta and transforming problems. If you are new to Buddhism, you will have a insightful understanding and grow your meditation skills. If you have been following our Sunday Meditation Class or any other classes, it will be a profound experience for you to gain more wisdom and deepen your practice.
The course will resume on Monday 15th of August and run every Monday till the 28th of November 7 pm-8.30pm.
Join us in person or online. $15 drop-in per class.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for any enquiries.
Backround Atisha Dipamkara, an Indian master who was very influential in Tibet, organized the Buddha’s extensive teachings in the form of a graduated path to enlightenment (lamrim) to clarify how an individual practitioner should best put them into practice. The lamrim tradition was further systematized and elaborated upon by many holy beings of Tibet, including the great philosopher and practitioner Lama Tsongkhapa, and these teachings have continued to be passed from teacher to student up to this present day.
About our resident Teacher Geshe Tharchin Geshe-la was born in Tibet and has completed the Sera Je Monastic University Lharampa Geshe Degree – PhD in South India, has a degree from Gyume Tantric College and taught at the Kopan Nunnery in Nepal. In 1991 Geshe Tharchin took Gelong (full) ordination from His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Geshe Tharchin is the resident teacher at Chandrakirti Meditation Center in Upper Moutere, Nelson.