all that’s happening in december and beyond

  1. Paul Taubert will be talking on Buddha Potential next Monday 5th December at 7pm at the Armidale Centre
  2. Long awaited garage sale at Dianne’s Place 62 Dangar St Saturday 10th December, beginning at 8am Help needed at 7am and during the day and to pack up at 2pm. Please contact Dianne 67726674.
  3. Christmas party Monday 12th December after meditation. Please bring a plate. 7pm and then informal meeting about helping with Zasep Tulku Rinpoche’s Armidale Teachings, we need people to help with publicity, organising the public talk, and materials.
  4. Monday 19th December 7pm End of Year Meditation led by Maxine
  5. Tuesday 7pm Practical Buddhism classes finish on 20th December
  6. Wednesday Morning Healing Meditation classes finish 14th December
  7. Thursday ACI Classes finish on 22nd December
  8. December 25th – Christmas Day – Chenresig Practice 2pm please bring flowers and food offerings.
  9. December 26th – Boxing Day – Lama Tsongkhapa day and tsog, very auspicious to do Ganden Hlagyama Practice which starts at 10am, please bring flowers, light offerings and food offering, we will do Tsongkhapa’s mantra and circumambulate his statue.
  10. New Year’s Eve Tara practice will be held – contact Dianne 6772 6674.
    The Centre will re-open on Monday 9th January at 7pm

Yoga Studies Workshop: 12th, 13th, 18th & 19th November 2005

Lama GiselleThis wonderful workshop called Yoga of the Heart by Giselle, who came up to do Heart Yoga in july this year, is going to happen in November over 4 days , saturday night 12th, sunday all day 13th, Friday night 18th, and saturday all day 19th. See brochure attached for more details

This workshop will really impact on your Buddhist practice if you have one, as well it will open up your heart and mind to the incredible teachings of one of the most profound texts in yoga the Yoga Sutra by Master Patanjali.

Specially translated by Geshe Michael Roach, this course is probably one of the most comprehensive and in depth studies of the yoga sutra yet if you have any friends that do yoga this would be the perfect course for them so do not hesitate to tell them about it, do not hesitate to contact me (Pedro) for any inquiries.

Saturday 12th November 2005
Class 1 7-9pm
Sunday 13th November 2005
Class 2 9-11am
Class 3 11:30-1.30pm
Class 4 3:30-5:30pm
Class 5 7:30-9:30pm
Friday 18th November 2005
Class 6 7-9pm
Saturday 19th November 2005
Class 7 9-11am
Class 8 11:30-1:30pm
Class 9 3:30-5:30pm
Class 10 7:30-9:30pm

Click here to view a brochure

Geshe Dawa: November 5th – 6th

Geshe DawaA Commentary on the Heart Sutra – Part 1 and 2

Sat 5th and Sun 6th November
Time: 9.30am – 5.00pm
Venue: Vajra Ling Buddhist Centre – Rowbottom’s Rd, Rocky River
Cost: $100 for the two days

Geshe Dawa has been studying Buddhist philosophy since the age of nine. His academic accomplishments include Acharya Degree from Varanasi University, a Lharampa Geshe Degree, the highest possible attainment in formal Buddhist philosophical studies, and a Tantric Geshe Degree. Geshe-la has received many teachings from great masters including His Holiness the Dalai Lama and his two tutors Ling Rinpoche and Trijang Rinpoche. Geshe-la’s teachings come from a place of great compassion and inner wisdom.

Bookings are essential. For bookings or further information please call Dianne on 6772 6674 or Justine on 6771 2418

Geshe Dawa: November 3rd – 4th

Geshe DawaThe Four Immeasurable Thoughts – Part 1 and 2

Thurs 3rd and Fri 4th November
Time: 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Venue: Kent House, 141 Faulkner St, Armidale
Cost: $40 for both nights

Geshe Dawa has been studying Buddhist philosophy since the age of nine. His academic accomplishments include Acharya Degree from Varanasi University, a Lharampa Geshe Degree, the highest possible attainment in formal Buddhist philosophical studies, and a Tantric Geshe Degree. Geshe-la has received many teachings from great masters including His Holiness the Dalai Lama and his two tutors Ling Rinpoche and Trijang Rinpoche. Geshe-la’s teachings come from a place of great compassion and inner wisdom.

For bookings or further information please call Dianne on 6772 6674 or Justine on 6771 2418