Tag: overcoming problems


Closed for Christmas Nyung-Ne Retreat
August 22, 2019

Closed for Christmas Nyung-Ne Retreat

Residential retreat on Chenrezig the compassion buddha. This purification method involves keeping physical discipline, meditation and prostrations, and silence and fasting on alternate days. It is especially useful for people whose schedules cannot accommodate long-term...


Becoming Your Best Self (short course)
November 06, 2019

Becoming Your Best Self (short course)

A 2-week short course, drawing on Buddhist psychology. We examine the nature of happiness and what brings lasting peace. We also discover how to best structure our day so we make the most of our...


Diamond Cutter - Sutra & Verse
August 12, 2019

Diamond Cutter – Sutra & Verse

(Both visa applications for Geshe Sherab were denied, so it is with great sadness that we have been forced to CANCEL this tour). REPLACEMENT PROGRAM: Eddie Peet will give a short explanation of the evocative...


Diamond Cutter - Sutra & Story
August 12, 2019

Diamond Cutter – Sutra & Story

(Both visa applications for Geshe Sherab were denied, so it is with great sadness that we have been forced to CANCEL this tour). REPLACEMENT PROGRAM: This evening we will recite the Diamond Cutter Sutra together...


Ancient Wisdom for Modern Life
August 07, 2019

Ancient Wisdom for Modern Life

Discover the ancient wisdom of Buddhist psychology that helps us deal with modern-day problems such as peer-group pressure, social media overload, and stress and problems at work or in the family. Buddhist psychology shows techniques...


Samsara & Nirvana (Discovering Buddhism)
June 01, 2019

Samsara & Nirvana (Discovering Buddhism)

What is samsara and why are we stuck in it? What is nirvana and how can we achieve it? Develop the wish to be free from suffering and empower yourself with practical tools to deal...


Anger, Patience and Forgiveness
June 10, 2019

Anger, Patience and Forgiveness

Ksanti, which is translated as both ‘patience’ and ‘tolerance’, is the Buddhist art of being able to maintain a positive approach when things go wrong. It gives us the opportunity to choose beneficial reactions that are...


Mind Training Like the Rays of the Sun
June 01, 2019

Mind Training Like the Rays of the Sun

An accessible and highly relevant teaching for modern times, mind training helps develop the altruistic attitude, and transform adversity into advantage. These instructions help us to open our heart, develop wisdom, and overcome difficulty. Geshe...


Becoming Your Best Self
April 02, 2019

Becoming Your Best Self

Drawing on Buddhist psychology, we examine how to bring forth our innate good qualities, and how to overcome the distraction, anxiety and depression that hampers our life and happiness. With these methods to overcome our...


Fire Purification Puja
May 30, 2019

Fire Purification Puja

Annual ritual burning practice where we offer all our problems to the fire. Write your illnesses, disturbing emotions, regrets, fears and anxieties on little pieces of paper, and offer them to Dorje Khadro, the Buddha's...