• May all sentient beings have happy minds!

Event Types: Workshops/Courses

Illuminating Qualities of the Mind: An introduction to the Seven Factors of Awakening

Illuminating Qualities of the Mind: An introduction to the Seven Factors of Awakening In this talk we will be exploring the Seven Factors of Awakening (also known as Satta Bojjhanga). These are: Mindfulness, Investigation, Energy, Tranquility, Joy, Concentration and Equanimity. Learn how these natural qualities of the mind can be cultivated, how they can help us…

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Home is where the Mind is: A Mindfulness Course

Learn how to find your inner “home”, a place in which Pandit Bhikku believes is with us at all times. A place within, a place that can be found with practice and right mindfulness.   Mindfulness is currently being taught in governments, schools, secular retreat centers and other places. The concept of mindfulness derives from early Buddhist…

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The path of the Happy Practitioner – Sukkhavipassaka

"Is modern life too busy to practise the Buddhist path effectively? Not so, there are many ways in which we can utilise our lives to develop our practise, with great benefit" Come to find out on this one evening.   Speaker Profile: Peter Kingsford came to Buddhism in 1997, and immediately felt an affinity with…

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Followers of the Buddha – Megan Thorpe

Followers of the Buddha In this two week course Megan Thorpe will provide some biographical information about some of the well known followers of the Buddha.  The aim of the course is to have a closer look at the very human qualities of some of the people who were inspired to follow the Buddha’s example…

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Decoding Early Buddhist Art and Symbols Course

Please take note that there is a change in dates for this course. In this 3 weeks course, we will have an opportunity to explore arts, paintings and sculptures from Ajanta Caves and Sanchi Stupa (the earliest known Buddhist arts), both are now World Heritage sights. Phra Mana will discuss in depth our spiritual expression in Buddhist context.…

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Buddhism One Day at A Time

Buddhism One Day at A Time That’s just the way it is. Our lives  unfold one day at a time, in many lost moments fantasying or worrying about the future, lost in memories thoughts or emotions of things that have already happened but still    hoping for happiness. It helps to see this, to understand how…

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Foundations of Insight Meditation

This workshop is organise by Jill Shepherd. Foundations of Insight Meditation weekend workshop, Sydney Led by Jill Shepherd, visiting insight meditation teacher Insight meditation harnesses the power of mindfulness to develop understanding in all aspects of our lives, which leads to greater ease, happiness, and peace of mind. This two-day workshop is suitable for people…

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