with international guest teacher: Gen Kelsang Devi
Saturday, August 17th
Part 1: 10am – 11:15am | £8
Part 2: 12:30pm – 3:30pm | £15
Gen Devi will teach in two parts:
We start the day with morning talk (10-11:15 am) to understand more of how to let go of negativity and mote towards living fully present – in this moment. Afternoon event (12:30-3:30 pm) gives us an opportunity to deepen our understanding & learn practical methods that will help us to put our knowledge into practice effectively.
On the second part of the day, Gen Kelsang Devi will introduce essential practices for a happy life.
An opportunity not to be missed! Book now to secure your spot & save money.
About the teacher:
Gen Kelsang Devi is the Resident Teacher of Kailash International Retreat Center and a modern Buddhist nun. She is a senior teacher of the New Kadampa Tradition having studied and practised Kadampa Buddhism for 20 years under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. and a modern Buddhist nun. Gen Devi’s experience makes her teachings and guidance in retreats very powerful, clear and practical. Her joyful warmth and humour make them accessible to everyone.
About the course:
Modern Buddhism presents many practical methods through which we can transform our life and make the most of its every moment. By learning to let go of the unpleasant feelings through meditation we can start to experience a happy and meaningful life. Normally we carry a heavy burden of stress, anxiety and negativity which prevents us from enjoying a happy life. On this course, you will learn practical methods that will help you to come to experience the freedom of a clear and peaceful mind. Gen Kelsang Devi will explain the cause of our negative states of mind and introduce essential practices for a happy life.
Timetable Part 1
9:30am – 10:00am Café and Reception Open
10:00am – 11:15am Talk & meditation
Timetable Part 2
12pm – 12:30am Café and Reception Open
12:30pm – 1:45pm Session 1
1:45pm – 2:30pm Tea break
2:30pm – 3:30pm Session 2
Leicester St Augustine Road