Join us for two evenings during a weekend in the company with Jimi Neal who will give us teachings on Green Tara.
During the events, the teacher will explain the Heart Sutra as a means of enhancing our motivation, and introduce tantric practices and deity yoga, before guiding us through the Green Tara Sadhana by Lama Yeshe.
Feel free to join us for both or just either one of the evenings.[line] WHEN: Saturday and Sunday 20 and 21. November, 6.30 pm – 9.00 pm CET
Joyful and peaceful, beautiful, and powerful, Tara is the embodiment of enlightened activity. She is a fully awakened Buddha, who vowed to work for all sentient beings as a female until samsara ends. She achieved liberation by following the same spiritual path many practitioners follow until this day. Known as the Liberator, she is always ready to rush to the aid of others.
Meditating on Green Tara can help us to connect with the energy of action, joy and compassion within ourselves. Tara can help to prevent hindrances and to discover and realize our true potential, all the way to enlightenment.
The ancient Mantra related to Green Tara is:
Om Tare Tuttare Ture Soha
About the Teacher
Born in 1948 in Italy to American parents, Jimi was raised in America and
attended the University of Southern California. He first came to India in 1971-72, and in 1974 met Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Kopan
Monastery, Nepal. He was ordained by Lama Yeshe in 1980. A monk for 15
years, Jimi divided his time between Nalanda Monastery in France, and India. Since disrobing, Jimi has lived permanently in Dharamsala, India, and has been teaching since 1992.
Cost: Suggested donation is 0-40 CHF for one evening. No one will be turned away due to lack of funds. You can donate online (via Paypal, Twint or E-Banking).
Level: Intermediate. Some basic understanding of Mahayana Buddhism is of benefit. Green Tara initiation is not required.
Registration: REGISTER HERE