HOW TO ENJOY A MEANINGFUL LIFE
DATES: Saturday, Oct 26, Nov 2, 9
TEACHER: Krista Schlosser
COST: Pre-register for all 3 classes $25 or $10 per class at the door. (Free for Members)
WHERE: 970 Blanshard Street, Victoria
REGISTRATION: You may pay at the door for individual classes ($10 each) or save money by registering for the full 3-part course ($25) Payment in advance guarantees you a place and speeds up the process at the door. Payment in advance will be available until Oct 25 at noon or until the pre-registration maximum is reached.
Although we all wish to be happy and avoid problems, we constantly meet with problems and difficulties in our daily life. The only way to really reduce our problems and increase our happiness is to change our mental attitudes from negative to positive.
This 3-part course will offer practical methods for bringing about this change in our mind so that we can attain pure and everlasting happiness and freedom from misery. Open to everyone, regardless of previous experience.
SATURDAY OCT 26 / 10.00-11.15am
Where does happiness come from? Why haven’t we found everlasting happiness? Can we be happy all the time? Discover the true cause of happiness and how we can work towards this extraordinary goal.
SATURDAY NOV 2 / 10.00-11.15am
What is the nature of our mind? Through understanding the nature and function of the mind we can improve our lives in powerful and profound ways. Discover how to develop and maintain a light, positive mind – how to recognize and abandon states of mind that harm us, and to replace them with peaceful and beneficial ones.
SATURDAY NOV 9 / 10.00-11.15am
What is our potential? Each and every living being has the potential to become an enlightened being. Through meditation and putting practical teachings into practice in our daily lives, we can transform our mind from that of an ordinary being to that of a fully enlightened being, a Buddha.
Krista is a member of the Teacher Training Program and has led the guided meditation on Tuesdays for many years. She frequently teaches our Saturday classes and has a regular Tuesday afternoon class. Krista is well known for her kind and gentle delivery of Dharma teachings.