DAY: Thursday Afternoon
TEACHER: Nan Keller
COST: $10 per class or 5 classes for $40 / Free for Members
WHERE: 970 Blanshard Street, Victoria
SEPT 6, 13, 20
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.
SEPT 27, OCT 4, 11
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 18, 25, NOV 1
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 8, 15, 22
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.
NOV 29, DEC 6, 13
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.
Nan is a member of our Teacher Training Program. She is currently leading noon meditations on Thursdays and teaches a Thursday afternoon class at the Centre. She has been active in the Kadampa community for many years and has taught in the Saturday program since its inception.