The Centre weekly drop-in class – Tuesdays 7.30 – 9.00pm
The last class for 2018 will be held at the Centre on Rugby St Tuesday 18th Dec 7.30 – 9.00pm
Venue: Kalpa Bhadra Buddhist Centre, 24 Rugby St, Merivale, Christchurch
Each class consists of a guided meditation and a talk based on Buddhist wisdom.
Classes are suitable for everyone. Come along any week, booking is not required.
$12 per class
Everyone is welcome
Freedom from Anger & Conflict week of 22 October to week of 26 November 6 weeks
Anger takes many forms from mild irritation to bad temper and even rage. It is always painful and destructive. In this course learn simple techniques to deal with our own and others’ anger.
23 Oct – What is anger?
30 Oct – Why do we get angry?
6 Nov – The art of acceptance
13 Nov – Learning to let go
20 Nov – Dealing with difficult people
27 Nov – Finding peace through wisdom
Tips for a Stress Free Christmas – week of 3 December to week of 17 December 3 weeks
Learn tips for a stress-free holiday that embraces the true spirit of Christmas.
4 Dec – Gratitude
11 Dec – The Joy of Giving
18 Dec – Cherishing Others
What to expect at a class
These classes are based on Buddha’s teachings on the mind, but you do not need to be a Buddhist to attend, or to benefit from them.
Each class consists of two guided meditations and an explanatory talk. The classes run for 90 minutes.
Anyone can practice meditation and everyone is welcome to attend. There is no physical exercise involved and you can choose to sit either in a chair or on a cushion.
These classes are suitable for all levels of experience.