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Detox Your Mind with Gen Kelsang Mila

Sep 3 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

R180.00 – R280.00

We all suffer from negative emotions, negative moods and negative thoughts from time to time. And these have a destructive effect on our personal and social life. In fact these negative states of mind underlie all our problems and unhappiness.

Buddha called this inner negativity ‘mental poisons’. Just as we have to detox our body to remove physical toxins, so we need to use meditation to flush out our mental poisons. Only when we are free from these toxic states can we enjoy a truly happy and healthy life.

In this morning course, Gen Kelsang Mila will give teachings on a powerful practice for purifying obstacles – the purification practice of the Thirty-five Confession Buddhas. We will learn how to visualize the Thirty-five Confession Buddhas, what each one helps us to purify, and the  Four Opponent Powers of Purification to actually purify our past negative actions and help us develop a strong and happy mind. We will engage in a guided session of the actual practice to purify our minds. The actual practice is called the Sutra of the Three Superior Heaps, also known as the Bodhisattva’s Confession of Moral Downfalls.

Programme 

Session 1: 10:00 – 11:00 

Morning tea

Session 2: 11:30 -12:30

Light vegetarian lunch

Session 3: 13:30 – 14:30

How to join in ?

In Person at Vajrapani Kadampa Buddhist Center

Please arrive 15 minutes before the event starts to register and settle in.  We have a book shop to browse, water on sale, and it is helpful to bring a pen and notebook if you would like to take notes. There is secure and ample parking. 

Details

Date:
Sep 3
Time:
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cost:
R180.00 – R280.00
Event Category:

Organizer

Vajrapani Kadampa Buddhist Centre
Phone:
073 585 2557
Email:
info@meditation.org.za

Other

Teacher
Gen Kelsang Mila

Venue

VKBC
Upper Level The Colony Shopping Centre, 345 Jan Smuts Ave, Craighall Park
Johannesburg, Gauteng 2196 South Africa
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