SIDNEY SHOAL CENTRE
Monday Evening Class
DAY: Monday Evening (except Oct 8 and Nov 12)
TEACHER: Debbi Jones
WHERE: 10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney BC
Call: SHOAL Centre
250-656-5537 or in person*
Dates & Course Number:
Sep 10 – Oct 22, 6 sessions, $54 (no class Oct 8)
Oct 29 – Dec 10, 6 sessions, $54 (no class Nov 12)
COST for DROP-IN: $10.50 per class. Pay at the Reception Desk.
* By phone SHOAL accepts Visa or MasterCard. In person they accept Debit, cash or cheque.
SEPT 10, 17, 24
Buddha taught that our human life is very precious because it provides us with a special opportunity to realize our spiritual potential. Through the practice of training the mind we can gain permanent inner peace and freedom from all suffering.
OCT 1, 15 (no class Oct 8)
We have countless desires, but no matter how much effort we make we never feel that we have satisfied them. By controlling our desire we can make ourself happy all the time.
OCT 22, 29, NOV 5
Death is the cessation of the connection between our mind and our body. When the body disintegrates at death the mind does not cease. The continuum of our very subtle mind has no beginning and no end.
NOV 19, 26 (no class Nov 12)
By gaining understanding of the law of karma we can radically change our life for the better, learn to accept difficult situations and create the causes for our future success and peace of mind.
DEC 3, 10
When we develop a strong wish to abandon the cycle of contaminated rebirth, samsara, this wish is called ‘renunciation’, and it is through developing this wish that we actually enter the path to liberation, or nirvana.
Debbi is a member of the Teacher Training Program and an experienced teacher of Dharma and is currently the branch teacher for Sidney SHOAL Centre on Monday evenings. Debbi brings a life-long love of learning and many years of teaching experience to her classes.