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Peaceful Living, Peaceful Dying with Ven. Sangye Khadro
May 1, 2021 @ 5:30 am - May 2, 2021 @ 5:30 pm PDT
A two-day online Dharma experience with Ven. Sangye Khadro
Buddhist perspectives on dying that help us to live with love, compassion, and forgiveness.
Ven. Sangye Khadro offers a new weekend course based on her booklet, Preparing for Death and Helping the Dying.
Death is something we all inevitably encounter in life. We ourselves will die one day, and even before that occurs we will experience the deaths of those close to us: family, friends, pets, and so on.
In this course we will explore Buddhist perspectives on death and dying, as well as practices to prepare for our own death and help others who are dying. Course includes teachings, meditation, and discussion. The retreat is suitable for beginners as well as long-term meditators.
Teachings and meditations will be streamed live on Vimeo Livestream. Daily discussions are offered over Zoom. Access course materials here.
Registration is required to join the discussion groups. Register here.
Like all Abbey programs, this retreat is freely offered, and your offerings are welcomed.
Course Schedule. All times are Pacific Time.
|5:30-7:00 am||Meditation practice|
|9:00-10:30 am||Teachings with Ven. Sangye Khadro|
|12:00-2:00 pm||Lunch Break|
|2:00-3:30 pm||Discussion Groups on Zoom|
|4:00-5:30 pm||Teachings with Ven. Sangye Khadro|
For more information, write the office or call 509-447-5549
More about Ven. 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. She is the author several books, including How to Meditate, now in its 17th printing.