Buddhism for Beginners with Ven Palyon

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This course presents an introduction to the core principles and philosophy of Buddhism from the Tibetan Buddhist perspective. In one succinct day you will be introduced to the Buddha's life and teachings, a brief history of Buddhism and a discussion of the various types of Buddhism practiced today.

The course will explore what it means to be a Buddhist and how the philosophy can help you lead a happier, more peaceful life. There will also be an opportunity to learn and practice some basic meditation techniques. If you want a gentle introduction to Buddhist philosophy, or have wondered about Buddhist beliefs and how Buddhism applies to everyday life, this course is a great start!

Sunday 29 January 9.00 am - 4.30 pm, held in the Gompa at Chenrezig Institute. Facility fee $55 10% discount for members and concession card holders. Accommodation and meals available separately. Meals must be booked before 9.30 am on the day of the event.

All bookings can be made on our website www.chenrezig.com.au. Ven. Tenzin Palyon was ordained as a Buddhist nun by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in 2004. She has been a student of Chenrezig Institute's Buddhist Studies Program since 2007 and has also studied the Madhyamaka Masters Program. She is also a registered nurse and Head of Chenrezig Nuns Community. Established 1974, Chenrezig Institute is a centre for Buddhist study, meditation, retreat and practice nestled in the foothills of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.

The Institute is home to a Tibetan Geshe (Lama), a large community of ordained Sangha (monks and nuns), students, residents, volunteers, retreat goers and guests. Apart from the formal study programmes, Chenrezig Institute is a peaceful, calm and relaxing place to spend a few hours, days or weeks. Stroll along the bush paths, wander in formal garden, espresso in the cafe or a vegetarian meal. Teachers' availability subject to change; please refer http://www.chenrezig.com.au/programme/calendar/ for updated information. 


Buddhism for Beginners with Ven Palyon
9:00am - 4:30pm
Sunday 29 January 2017
Chenrezig Institute
Facility fee $55 10% discount for members and concession card holders. Accommodation and meals available separately. Meals must be booked before 9.30 am on the day of the event

Chenrezig Institute :
33 Johnsons Road, Eudlo
07 5453 2108
07 5453 2188
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