Calm Abiding Meditation courses and Buddhist philosophy classes are held each school term at 25 Alderman Street, Evatt as well as other venues from time to time (see details below). Lama Choedak Rinpoche's regular classes are on Tuesdays evenings through the school term.
Sunday Meditation sessions with Senior Students are held at 11am every Sunday followed by a Dharma talk (on Buddhist philosophy) at 25 Alderman Street, Evatt. Everyone is welcome to these drop-in classes, and no experience is necessary. We are grateful for donations for these sessions to contribute towards the running costs of the centre ($5 is recommended).
Chenrezig and Ngondro Practice, Wednesdays, 7pm: Rinpoche and a regular group of students practice a combination of Chenrezig and Ngondro weekly on Wednesdays on most weeks of the school term. Medicine Buddha or the 16 Arhat Puja are also occasionally practiced around important days in the Tibetan Buddhist calendar.
This two-week Tibetan language course is suitable for complete beginners through to intermediate and advanced students. It includes both spoken and classical Tibetan.
Beginners are encouraged to take the plunge to learn this special language. You will be amazed at how quickly you will learn the Tibetan alphabet, start speaking some Tibetan and be able to construct simple sentences. More advanced students will be able to engage in translation work, all under the expert guidance of Lama Choedak Rinpoche, a renown Tibetan scholar, author and translator.
Accommodation is available at Virupa Retreat Centre ($135/wk excluding meals) 45 minutes from the venue; otherwise visitors will need to find their own to suit. Please contact us regarding any accomodation bookings. Car pooling and lifts will be available.
Time: Tuesday 30th December to Wednesday 14th January 2015
$300 for the full course or $30 per day, payable on the day by cash or money order.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or ph 02 6238 2088.