Weekly Classes - Bodhichitta Kadampa Buddhist Centre

WEEKLY CLASSES

FALL 2022

Everyone Welcome!

CLASSES AT BODHICHITTA CENTRE

BODHICHITTA CENTRE

Sunday Morning

 

In-Person

 

SUNDAY MORNING

Nov 20, 27, Dec 4 | 10.00-11.15am | Bodhichitta Centre

Purifying our Unwanted Karma

Through his understanding of how karma functions, Buddha taught methods to purify negativity within our mind. Through engaging in these simple, but profound practices, we can remove the causes of our future problems and suffering, and gradually increase our happiness and good qualities.

with Gen Kelsang Zopa

BODHICHITTA CENTRE

Monday Evening

 

In-Person

 

MONDAY EVENING

Nov 28, Dec 5, 12 | 7.00-8.15pm | Bodhichitta Centre

Reasons to be Inspired: How to Find Meaning

In this series, Gen Zopa will offer a number of key insights from Modern Buddhist teachings that give us wonderful reasons to get up in the morning, and the skill set and energy to transform daily life problems into our spiritual path. .

with Gen Kelsang Zopa

BODHICHITTA CENTRE

Tuesday Afternoon

In-Person

 

TUESDAY AFTERNOON

Nov 22 – Dec 13 | 1.30-2.30pm | Bodhichitta Centre

Entering the Buddhist Path to Enlightenment

Developing loving kindness towards others will create a wealth of inner happiness and joy. By understanding Buddha’s teachings on compassion and wisdom we will discover an authentic happiness within our hearts and a purpose to our lives.

with Krista Schlosser

BODHICHITTA CENTRE

Noon Meditation

 

In-Person

 

NOON MEDITATION

Monday to Friday | 12.15-12.45pm | Bodhichitta Centre

30 Minutes to Inner Peace

Relax, refresh and de-stress.  Cultivate inner peace through a guided practice and enjoy the rest of your day with an inspired and positive mind.  

with Centre Teachers

CLASSES AT OTHER LOCATIONS

CEDAR HILL REC CENTRE

Tuesdays 

 

In-Person

 

CEDAR HILL REC CENTRE

Tuesdays | Nov 1 – Dec 13  | 12.00-1.00pm

Intro to Buddhist Meditation

Problems only arise because we respond to situations with a negative state of mind.  When we become familiar with cultivating a calm and peaceful mind we begin to understand that it is possible to respond to challenging life situations skillfully.

with Gen Kelsang Zopa

Courtenay/Comox Area

Mondays

 

In-Person

 

BLACK CREEK (North of Courtenay)

Mondays | Nov 7 – Dec 19 | 7.15-8.15pm

Finding Meaning in Daily Life

We may sometimes feel isolated and yearn to feel a stronger sense of connection with others.  In this series we will discover how the perception of ourselves as separate from others is an illusion. As we change our thinking about self and others we can ultimately embrace our true potential.

with Janet Marriott

ESQUIMALT REC CENTRE

Thursdays

 

In-Person

 

ESQUIMALT REC CENTRE

Thursdays | Nov 3 – Dec 15 | 10.30-11.30am

Healing Meditations for Chalenging Times

How do we heal in a world filled with ongoing suffering?  The practice of Buddha’s teachings on compassion helps us to heal our own suffering and the suffering of others.  Join us for these meditations and find new ways to care for our world in a powerful and meaningful way. 

with Sachi Tamura

SIDNEY SHOAL CENTRE

Mondays

 

In-Person

 

SIDNEY SHOAL CENTRE

Mondays | Nov 7 – Dec 12 | 10.30-11.45am

Finding Stillness and Balance

Do you want to disconnect from noise, distraction, and stress of modern daily life?  Learn how to find the space to unplug from digital life and settle into a peaceful and refreshed state of mind. Greater peace and happiness await you.

with Gen Kelsang Zopa

UNIVERSITY of VICTORIA

Saturdays

 

Online

 

UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA | Online

Saturdays | Nov 12, 19, 26, Dec 3 | 10.00am – 12noon

Purifying Your Mind

The entire Buddhist path can be seen as a path of purification and transformation. This course will look at the practices of purification offering you the ability to unlock new levels of happiness.  Rather than fearing misfortune, we learn to abandon its causes.  

with Gen Kelsang Zopa