Month: October 2013

January 18, 2014, The Women Around the Buddha: New Perspectives on Early Buddhist History and Modern Practice with Rita M. Gross

Saturday, January 18, 2014 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Insight Meditation Center 108 Birch St. Redwood City, CA Early Buddhist history and the legendary lives of Siddartha Gautama are important for and fascinating to Buddhists of all orientations. However, in many accounts, the stories of the women central to the Buddha, especially his …

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October 12, 2013, 9:30am – 5:00pm, The Brahmaviharas with Ajahn Thanissaro

Brahmaviharas Flyer Please read the attached material before attending the daylong and bring with you (offered in PDF or Word format): [Brahmavihara Word Document] [Brahamavihara PDF] The Brahmaviharas—attitudes of unlimited good will, compassion, empathetic joy, and equanimity—are useful tools for counteracting unskillful mind states, such as ill will and resentment, and for developing all three …

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