We are delighted to begin the summer with video recordings of talks by one of the world's most popular Buddhist teachers, Ani Pema Chödrön. She is well-known for her very clear and relevant teachings and wonderful sense of humor. These talks are suitable for everyone and the topics will vary from week to week. It's like a "potluck" -- come see what is offered, it all will be good!
There is no need to register and no fee, although we will gladly accept donations at each session. The talks will follow the regular sitting meditation on Tuesdays from 6 - 6:45 PM, and tea and snacks from 6:45- 7 PM. The video of Ani Pema will start at 7 and end no later than 9 PM.
If you have questions, please contact Nancy Green at WOS@dcshamhala.org
Pema Chödrön is a leading exponent of teachings on meditation and how they apply to everyday life. Widely known for her charming and down-to-earth interpretation of Tibetan Buddhism for Western audiences, Pema studied under the meditation master Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and currently studies with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche and Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche. Pema is the resident teacher at Gampo Abbey, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia - the first Tibetan monastery for Westerners. She is author of number books, including The Wisdom of No Escape, Start Where You Are, When Things Fall Apart, The Places that Scare You, No Time to Lose, and Practicing Peace in Times of War.