Lojong Study Group

November 7th

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    Room: Secondary Shrine Room/Classroom

    You are warmly invited to join a participant-led study group focused on Lojong, the ancient Tibetan guide for developing compassion and relieving the sufferings of ego. We meet every Thursday evening at 7:00 to explore a different slogan. We'll be using as study texts Pema Chodron's Start Where You Are and Norman Fischer's Training in Compassion

    We encourage participants to consider coming to the Center early to enjoy our weekly Taste of Shambhala open house, with supper starting at 6:00 p.m. and communal sitting at 6:30 p.m.

    November 7th: "All dharma agrees at one point."
    November 14th:
    "Of the two witnesses, hold the principle one."
    November 21st:
    "Always maintain only a joyful mind."
    November 28th:
    Thanksgiving - Center is closed
    December 5th: "If you can practice even while distracted, you are well-trained."
    December 12th: Review of Point Four of the Seven Points of Mind Training
    December 19th: Review of Point Five of the Seven Points of Mind Training

    Slogans and Companion Readings
    Please click here for the full list of 59 Lojong Slogans matched with the companion chapters in each study text.
    Please click here for the November to December weekly calendar of slogans, companion chapters, and discussion leaders.

     

    Please contact any of the following people with questions:
    Dianne Scheper: [email protected]
    Paul Benson: [email protected]
    Autumn Van Ord: [email protected]
    Ed Hargadon: [email protected]