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Newport: Courageous and Kind with Ven. Sangye Khadro and other monastics
September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm PDT
COURAGEOUS AND KIND
A Series of Talks by Venerable Sangye Khadro
and other monastics from Sravasti Abbey
Mondays, Sept 11-Oct 30
In person, at Create
900 W. 4th St., Newport WA
These are scary times. But there are things we can do with our thoughts to grow confidence, courage, inner calm, and the ability to relate to others with kindness and compassion—qualities that are good both for ourselves and for the people around us.
In these talks, Abbey monastics will share some of the wisdom and strategies that have made their lives better and hopefully will do the same for you (whether you are Buddhist or not).
Each session will include a short, guided meditation to relax, followed by a talk, and some time for Q-A and discussion. No meditation background is needed.
More About Venerable Sangye Khadro
California-born, Ven. Sangye Khadro ordained as a Buddhist nun at Kopan Monastery in Nepal in 1974, and took the full (bhikshuni) ordination in 1988. She has studied Buddhism with many great masters including Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Lama Yeshe, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey, and Khensur Jampa Tegchok. She began teaching in 1979 and was a resident teacher at Amitabha Buddhist Centre in Singapore for 11 years. In addition to Awakening the Kind Heart, she is the author several books, including How to Meditate, now in its 17th printing.