Understanding Our Desire
Is it possible for each of us to end fear and suffering completely? Buddha taught that by cultivating the mind of renunciation we enter the path to liberation. Renunciation is the wish to escape from samsara, the cycle of life contaminated by ignorance and delusion. It is a joyful mind that empowers us to strive day and night to destroy its root; self grasping ignorance, and thereby establish the foundation to experience the unchanging inner peace of nirvana.
In this class, we will focus on Understanding Our Desire
We have strong attachment to the fulfilment of our own desires, and because of our uncontrolled desire we human beings create so many problems and dangers in the world. By controlling our desire we can be free from all problems. Therefore we need to understand how to control our desire.
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Access to a rebroadcast of the video made during the live teaching will be made available to registrants for a 24 hour period starting as soon as the video is ready after the class. You will receive the link in a separate email.
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- Gen Kelsang ZopaResident Teacher, Bodhichitta Buddhist Centre
A Canadian Buddhist monk, Gen Zopa has been presenting the profound and practical teachings of the Buddhist path for over 25 years. He teaches introductory classes, Foundation Program and the Teacher Training Program in the Victoria region. Renowned for the clarity and depth of his teachings, his warmth and practicality bring to life the ancient art of meditation.