Lojong Study Group (on Zoom)

July 29th

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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.

    July 1st:  Slogan #15: "Four practices are the best methods." - Week 2
    July 8th:  Slogan #16: "Whatever you meet unexpectedly, join with meditation"
    July 15th:  Practicing tonglen in the moment: Recorded talk by Ani Pema Chödrön
    July 22nd:  Practicing tonglen in the moment: Discussion of the talk by Ani Pema Chödrön
    July 29th:  Slogan #17: "Practice the five strengths, the condensed heart instructions" - Week 1
    August 5th:  Slogan #17: "Practice the five strengths, the condensed heart instructions" - Week 2
    August 12th:  Slogan #18: "The mahayana instruction for ejection of consciousness at death is the five strengths: how you conduct yourself is important - Week 1
    August 19th:  Slogan #18: "The mahayana instruction for ejection of consciousness at death is the five strengths: how you conduct yourself is important - Week 2

    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]