Tomaree · 21 Feb · 10-11am
Singleton · 22 Feb · 11-12.30pm
Port Macquarie · 28/29 Feb · 10-11am
Taree · 6 Mar · 1-2pm
Forster · 7 Mar · 2-3pm
Wallsend · 20 Mar · 6-7pm
Tea Gardens · 23 Mar · 2.30-3.30pm
with Buddhist teacher Kadam Mick Marcon
About the book
Based on the famous Eight Verses of Training the Mind by the great Buddhist master, Langri Tangpa, ‘The New Eight Steps to Happiness’ reveals essential methods for transforming all life’s difficulties into valuable spiritual insights and for developing universal love and compassion, the source of true happiness for both self and others. These methods have inspired generations of Buddhist practitioners for almost a thousand years, and brought lasting peace, inspiration and serenity to countless people. Now, with this book, Venerable Geshe Kelsang shares the immeasurably rich insight of this ancient wisdom to help us find greater happiness and meaning in our busy, modern lives.
About the author
Geshe Kelsang Gyatso is a fully accomplished meditation master and internationally renowned teacher of Buddhism who has pioneered the introduction of modern Buddhism into contemporary society. He is the author of 23 highly acclaimed books that perfectly transmit the ancient wisdom of Buddhism to our modern world. He has also founded over 1,200 Kadampa Buddhist centres and groups throughout the world.
About the speaker
Kadam Mick Marcon is the Resident Teacher at Losang Dragpa Kadampa Buddhist Centre based in Newcastle.Kadam Mick has been studying and practising Kadampa Buddhism since 2004. He has taught meditation and Buddhism in Sydney, Newcastle, Melbourne, Taree, Forster and Port Macquarie.
Kadam Mick will be representing the author at this talk.
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