A Path of Awakening: an Introduction to Meditation and Buddhism

A Path of Awakening: an Introduction to Meditation and Buddhism

Event Dates: March 14, 10 – 4 How do we understand and practice Buddhism in the modern world? After 2500 years, the Buddha’s teaching is still relevant, radical, practical and fresh. This day workshop will give participants an introduction to the life and core teachings of the Buddha. and all they need to begin their […]

Ancient Wisdom: Finding the Buddha in the Earliest Texts

Ancient Wisdom: Finding the Buddha in the Earliest Texts

Event Dates: March 15, 10 – 4 “Then I saw an arrow here, Hard to see, embedded in the heart. Pierced by this arrow, People dash about in all directions. When the arrow’s pulled out, They don’t run and they don’t sink.” This is from “The Discourse on Being Violent”, which scholars believe to be […]

Inner and Outer Wilderness | Men’s Dharma Practice

Inner and Outer Wilderness | Men’s Dharma Practice

Event Dates: March 22, 1–5pm Our Dharma practice days for men in the first half of 2020 will be themed around the idea or image of inner and outer wilderness. We will be exploring the relationship of our inner world to the outer through Dharma texts, literature, meditation and mindful forestry projects. In the cooler months […]

Shakespeare at the Movies – a Musical Tour

Shakespeare at the Movies – a Musical Tour

Event Dates: March 28, 10 – 3 What happens when two great creators collide head on? Or even three? What happens when Shakespeare and Shostakovich meet? When Prokofiev turns Romeo and Juliet into ballet music, and when that then morphs into movie music? What arises when one of the greatest Hamlets of all time, Lawrence […]