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Discovering Buddhism: All about Karma

Learn the essential facts about the law of cause and effect. Explore ways to deal with life most effectively and take control of your future!


WHEN: 4 Thursdays, February 3–24, 6:30 – 9.00 pm (CET – Zurich)
WHERE: Online and Onsite
LEVEL:
 Beginner to Advanced
REGISTRATION: REGISTER HERE


According to Buddha’s own experiential findings, the minds and lives of all beings play out within the natural law of karma, cause and effect, specifically in terms of happiness and suffering. Everything that a being thinks and says and does sows seeds in their mind that, just naturally, will ripen in the future as their own experiences – His Holiness the Dalai Lama sometimes refers to the law of karma as “self-creation.”

Given that we create our own reality, we need to learn the basic principles of this law – how we create karma and how to purify it – so that we can ensure our own future happiness.

Schedule
6:30 pm Meditation
6:50 pm Break
7:00 pm Teaching by Ven. Robina
8:30 pm Discussions
8.50 pm Conclusion & Dedication
9.00 pm End

Discovering Buddhism is an FPMT study program aimed at giving Buddhist and non-Buddhist students a solid footing in the practice of Mahayana Buddhism. The program is not meant to be an academic study of Buddhism, it is meant to change our daily lives through experiential training in meditation and thought transformation.

About the Teacher

VRC 80x100 no backgroundVen. Robina Courtin, Australian-born, has a powerhouse personality and has been a Buddhist nun for nearly 40 years. Well known for her work with people in prisons, Ven. Robina’s life and work is the subject of the award-winning documentary ‘Chasing Buddha‘. She teaches full time around the world at the centers of her teachers’ organization, the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT). Read more


PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Cost: You would make us very happy by supporting us with a donation. Suggested donation is 0 – 30 CHF. No one will be turned away due to lack of funds. You can donate online (via Paypal, Twint or E-Banking).

Language: English.

Level: Beginner to Advanced.

Registration: REGISTER HERE

Date

February 3, 2022

Time

18:30 - 21:00

Location

Lhagsam Tibetan Meditation
Gablerstrasse 51
Zurich, 8002 Switzerland

Website

https://lhagsam.ch/contact/

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