AWAKENING THE WARRIOR WITHIN:
LOJONG AND HOW IT INSPIRES EVERYDAY ENLIGHTENED ENGAGEMENT
WITH VENERABLE AMY MILLER
Friday, February 8 – Sunday, February 10
Lojong (mind training) is a profound part of Mahayana Buddhism that teaches us how to transform problems into opportunities for spiritual growth. Join this insightful workshop that can lend support to life’s greatest challenges.
Discussion on the famous lojong prayer, the Eight Verses of Mind Training by Geshe Langri Thangpa and Master Atisha’s 59 slogans will be included as a blueprint for practicing the bodhisattva path along with tonglen meditation.
Open to all levels although some Buddhist background is helpful.
Please note: some hard copies will be available, but if you wish to download to a device or print on your own, click on the links below.
Master Atisha’s 59 slogans or “Seven Points of Mind Training”
Sadhana: The Everflowing Nectar of Bodhicitta
DATES AND TIMES
Friday, February 8 from 7 to 9pm
Saturday, February 9- Sunday, February 10 from 10am to 5pm
Friday evening: $20
Shantideva Members: $18
Weekend Teachings: $100, $50 each day
Shantideva Members: $90, $45 each day
(Member discounts will be applied automatically if you have transferred your membership to MindBody. If you need assistance doing this, please contact [email protected].)
Venerable Amy Miller has been teaching extensively since 1992 and was ordained as a Buddhist nun in June 2000 by the great Tibetan master, Venerable Choden Rinpoche. She has previously directed several FPMT centers and projects for decades and has completed a seven-month solitary retreat. Her teaching style emphasizes a practical approach to integrating Buddhist philosophy into everyday life. She is happy to help people connect with meditation and mindfulness in an effort to gain a refreshing perspective on normally stressful living. Venerable teaches and leads retreats and pilgrimages around the world. Her teaching schedule and other information can be found at www.AmyMiller.com.