Monday Night Intro Class: World Gone Mad

Monday 7:30pm - 9:00pm

4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027
A World Gone Mad: Buddhist Solutions for Fear and Anxiety

About The Course
How does one cope with the uncertainty and instability of our chaotic modern world without getting jaded or living in a constant state of anxiety? In this special course we will explore practical methods for transforming adversity from the point of view of Buddhist philosophy, psychology and meditative practice.

Topics for this Series

September 11: FREE Public Talk: A World Gone Mad: Buddhist Solutions for Fear & Anxiety
September 18: Real Refuge: The Three Jewels of Buddhism
September 25: Karma & Samsara: Exploring Deeper Causes and Solutions
October 2: Escaping the (Mental) Prison
October 9: Compassion in a Crazy
World
October 16: A Special Breathing Meditation: Taking & Giving
October 23: Wisdom Sees Beyond

What to Expect at a Class:
Our Monday evening introductory meditation class begins with a guided meditation, followed by a talk on a certain topic (listed above), and ends with another guided meditation. Class is followed by refreshments and time to chat with the teacher and other students. Everyone is welcome. No previous experience is necessary.



About the teacher
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Gen Kelsang Rigpa

Resident Teacher and Western US National Spiritual Director. Gen Kelsang Rigpa is an American Buddhist monk, the Western US National Spiritual Director and the Resident Teacher at KMC-Hollywood. He is a close disciple of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, having received lineage blessings and oral transmissions directly from him. Gen Rigpa’s heartfelt and practical teachings are presented with warmth and humor, making them accessible to everyone. He shows the joy of living a spiritual life, and is an inspiring example of Buddhism in practice. Through his clear presentation, he is able to help student discover for themselves how to integrate these timeless teachings into our modern world, making everyday life joyful and meaningful.

  • Monday
  • 7:30pm - 9:00pm
  • Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood
  • 4953 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90027
  • $12


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