Lojong Study Group (on Zoom)

March 4th

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    Room: Online


    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 p.m. on Zoom to explore a different slogan. We use Pema Chodron's Start Where You Are and Norman Fischer's Training in Compassion as study texts.

    Jan. 14th:  Slogan #1: "First, train in the preliminaries." (Week 1)
    Jan. 21st:  Slogan #1: "First, train in the preliminaries." (Week 2)
    Jan. 28th:  Slogan #2: "Regard all dharmas as dreams." (Week 1)
    Feb. 4th:  Slogan #2: "Regard all dharmas as dreams." (Week 2)
    Feb. 11th:  Slogan #3: "Examine the nature of unborn awareness." (Week 1)
    Feb. 18th:  Slogan #3: "Examine the nature of unborn awareness." (Week 2)
    Feb. 25th:  Slogan #4: "Self liberate even the antidote." (Week 1)
    March 4th:  Slogan #4: "Self liberate even the antidote." (Week 2)
    March 11th:  Slogan #5: "Rest in the nature of alaya, the essence." (Week 1)
    March 18th:  Slogan #5: "Rest in the nature of alaya, the essence." (Week 2)
    March 25th:  Slogan #6: "In post-meditation, be a child of illusion." (Week 1)

    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 join us on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. by clicking on this ZOOM LINK

    If prompted for a passcode: BSMC


    Please contact any of the following people with questions:
    Paul Benson: [email protected]
    Autumn Van Ord: [email protected]
    Ed Hargadon: [email protected]
    Bari Hochwald-Cagnola: [email protected]