• The Buddhist Way of Life – Finding Peace In Turbulent Times

    Saturday May 26th, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm


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  • Fees

    On-line Registration is now closed. Please arrive 20 minutes early to register on-site. On-line: $20/$5 Temple Supporters | At door: $30/$15 Temple Supporters
    (includes lunch)
    (find out how to become a Temple Supporter)

  • The Teacher

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    This course is taught by Gen Chodor. Ordained in 2001, he is a close disciple of Geshe-la and has studied and practised Buddhism for many years. He is much loved for his relaxed and gentle nature and teaches with great clarity, insight and wisdom, skilfully guiding people to inner peace and happiness in their lives.

  • Topic

    This special day course will look at how we can find peace in our hearts and meaning in our life through following the Buddhist way of life. In these turbulent times we need special practical methods for keeping a positive mind and transforming our adversities. Buddha taught that through seeking refuge (protection) in the “Three Jewels” – Buddha, Dharma (his teachings), and Sangha (the spiritual community), we can heal our mind of all feelings of unhappiness, find permanent solutions to our daily problems, and develop all the positive qualities we need to truly benefit others. Seeking refuge in the Three Jewels is the essence of the Buddhist way of life.

    In the afternoon there will be an opportunity to receive the Buddhist refuge vows for those wishing to deepen their commitment to the Buddhist way of life. Everyone is welcome to attend this beautiful ceremony whether or not they wish to receive the refuge vows.

    Course Schedule:

    10-11:15am : Teaching & Meditation
    11:15-11:45am : Break
    11:45-1pm : Teaching & Meditation
    1-2pm : Lunch Break
    2-3:30 pm : Optional refuge vow ceremony

  • How To Attend

    Booking for this event will be on-line soon.

  • Where to find us

    KMC Florida (Sarasota)
    730 N Washington Blvd,
    Sarasota, Fl, 34236

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