Wednesday, 20 November 7:30pm - 9:00pmiCal | Google Calendar 3352 E Foothill Blvd, Pasadena, CA
What would it be like if we were able to maintain a strong and stable state of mind regardless of the inevitable ups and downs of life? In this special talk we will explore practical methods for developing true inner strength. By using special ways of thinking, we can change our habitual responses to difficulties from anxiety to peace, and access the natural power for happiness and confidence that exists within each of us.
In this talk we will explore:
- How to recognize and reduce the mental habits that weaken us
- How to develop authentic confidence in the face of challenges of modern life
- How to access the power and potential of your own mind through meditation
What to Expect: Buddhist Teaching + Guided Meditation
About the Teacher: Gen Kelsang Rigpa is the National Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition and Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center 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.
Cost: $20-$30 | Early registration recommended to reserve your seat!
**This talk is hosted by Kadampa Meditation Center Hollywood, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.Register Now