Lojong Study Group (on Zoom)

October 14th

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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.

    August 26th:  The Paramita of Meditation
    September 2nd:  Slogan #19: "All dharma agrees at one point."
    September 9th:  Slogan #20: "Of the two witnesses, hold the principal one."
    September 16th:  Slogan #21: "Always maintain only a joyful mind."
    September 23rd:  Slogan #22: "If you can practice even when distracted, you are well trained."
    September 30th:  Review of Point Five, Evaluation of Mind Training, and slogans to this point
    October 7th:  Point Six, Disciplines of Mind Training, with discussion of the Prajnaparamita
    October 14th:  Slogan #23: "Always abide by the three basic principles."
    October 21st:  Slogan #24: "Change your attitude, but remain natural."
    October 28th:  Slogan #25: "Don’t talk about injured limbs."
    November 4th:  Slogan #26: "Don’t ponder others."


    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]