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7:00pm Calm Abiding Meditation Techniques (Zoom class)
November 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PST
Monday, November 23
Instructor: Chuck Pettis
Free, donations accepted
All are welcome
Join us on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/91556101774?pwd=WnRvdHh4VVBmTlprRDAxU2FOUm5TZz09
Meeting ID: 915 5610 1774
This is one of the most popular classes at Sakya Monastery. H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Sakya, Sakya Monastery’s Head Lama has taught, “The only way to relieve suffering is to understand your own mind. You do that by observing your thoughts.” In this class, we will teach you eleven meditations including: the importance of an object of concentration, observing your breath, observing your thoughts, mantra recitation, and insight meditation. Each meditation will include a 60-second practice session. You will leave this class much calmer than when you arrived!
Readings: Calm Abiding and Special Insight by Geshe Gedun Lodro; Practical Mindfulness Techniques by His Holiness Jigdal Dagchen Sakya
Chuck Pettis is a student of H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Dorje Chang, Co-Executive Director of Sakya Monastery, and founder of Earth Sanctuary, Sakya Monastery’s Retreat Center. He is President of BrandSolutions and Tibet Tech Prayer Wheels.