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Recurring Event Event Series: Singapore: Ven. Thubten Chodron Returns

Singapore: Ven. Thubten Chodron Returns

December 10 @ 10:00 am - December 23 @ 9:00 pm PST

Friends of Sravasti Abbey Singapore and Multiple Venues host

Ven. Thubten Chodron Returns:
Live Teachings in Singapore

December 10-23 & January 7

Ven. Chodron returns to share the Dharma in Singapore for the first time since 2019! Join her for talks at multiple venues.

Schedule

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Dec 10 & 11 (Sat and Sun)

“The Four Close Placements of Mindfulness” – Free admission

10:00am – 4:00pm

Amitabha Buddhist Centre
44 Lorong 25A Geylang,
Singapore 388244.
Tel: 6745 8547

Dec 13 & 14 (Tues and Wed)

“Searching for the Self” – Free admission

7:30pm – 9:00pm

Amitabha Buddhist Centre
44 Lorong 25A Geylang,
Singapore 388244.
Tel: 6745 8547

Dec 16 (Fri)

“Practicing the Dharma in Difficult Times”

7:30pm – 9:00pm

Registration Required: https://vtcbl.eventbrite.sg

The Buddhist Library
No. 2, Lorong 24A Geylang Road,
Singapore 398526.
Tel: 6746 8435

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Dec 17 (Sat)

“Finding Your Purpose in Life”

10:30am – 12:00pm

Registration Required: https://www.sbm.sg/upcoming-events

Singapore Buddhist Mission
9 Ruby Lane
Singapore 328284
Tel: 6299 7216.

Book launch: “In Praise of Great Compassion”

7:30pm – 9:00pm

Registration Required: https://tinyurl.com/b5n7ddpr

Poh Ming Tse Temple
438 Dunearn Road
Singapore 289613.
Tel: 6466 0785.

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Dec 18 (Sun)

“Lama Tsongkhapa Day Talk and Puja” – Free Admission

3:00pm – 6:00pm

Amitabha Buddhist Centre
44 Lorong 25A Geylang,
Singapore 388244.
Tel: 6745 8547

Dec 19 & 20 (Mon & Tues)

“Free Yourself from Attachment”: Teachings on Shantideva’s “Engaging in the Bodhisattva Deeds” – Free admission

7:30pm – 9:00pm

Pureland Marketing
29 Geylang Lorong 29 #04-01/02
Singapore 388078
Tel: 6743 3337

Dec 22 (Thurs)

“Healing from the Heart” – Free admission

7:30pm – 9:00pm

Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery
Venerable Hong Choon Memorial Hall, Level 4
Hall of No Form
88 Bright Hill Road
Singapore 574117
Tel: 6849 5326

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Dec 23 (Fri)

“Why Aspire for Rebirth in Pure Land?” – Free admission

7:45pm – 9:15pm

Vimalakirti Buddhist Centre
20 Lorong 27A Geylang
Singapore 388112.
Tel: 6748 5132

Jan 7 2023 (Sat)

“Stopping the War Within Ourselves” – Free admission

7:30pm – 9:00pm

Tibetan Buddhist Centre
281 Jalan Besar
Singapore 208944
Tel: 6291 1089

More about the teacher

Venerable Thubten Chodron is an author, teacher, and the founder and abbess of Sravasti Abbey, one of the first Tibetan Buddhist training monasteries for Western nuns and monks in the US. She graduated from UCLA, and did graduate work in education at USC. Ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun in 1977, she has studied extensively with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tsenshab Serkong Rinpoche, and Lama Zopa Rinpoche. She received full ordination as a bhikshuni in 1986.

She has published many books on Buddhist philosophy and meditation, including seven volumes (so far) in The Library of Wisdom and Compassion, co-authored with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, with whom she has studied for nearly forty years.

Venerable Chodron teaches worldwide and is known for her warm, practical, and humorous explanations of how to apply Buddhist teachings in daily life. She is also involved in prison outreach and interfaith dialogue. Learn more about her. Find a media library of her teachings and info on her books on her personal website, ThubtenChodron.org.

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December 10 @ 10:00 am PST
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December 23 @ 9:00 pm PST
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