Our Tuesday Morning Class, 10.30am, in person.

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with Akanishta Centre’s

Resident Teacher,

Gen Kelsang Öpel

– Guided meditations to inspire
inner peace and positivity

– A talk with practical advice
for busy daily life

– Refreshments and a chance
to discuss and ask questions

Venue: Akanishta KBC, 59 Whaddon Road, Cheltenham, GL52 5NE

Book For All 5 Weeks
Book for 1 Week

Modern Buddhism

The Path of Compassion and Wisdom

Modern Buddhism is a special presentation of Buddha’s teachings on compassion and wisdom that communicates their essence in a way that is easy to understand and put into practice.

By developing and maintaining compassion and wisdom in daily life, we can transform our lives, improve our relationships with others and look beyond appearances to see the way things actually exist. In this way we can solve all our daily problems and accomplish the real meaning of our human life. With compassion and wisdom, like the two wings of a bird, we can quickly reach the enlightened world of a Buddha.

Term 1 (5 weeks)

31/8  What is Buddhism?

7/9   How to see our life as precious

14/9 What does our death mean?

21/9  Finding real protection

28/9  What is Karma?

A beautiful mind: Love, Compassion and Wisdom

5/10   The Good Heart of Bodhichitta

12 /10  The Kindness of living beings – affectionate love

19 /10  The Equality of Self and others – cherishing Love

26 /10  The Advantages of Cherishing others

2/10 The Disadvantages of Cherishing our self