“Your up and down emotions are like clouds in the sky; beyond them, the real basic human nature is clear and pure.”
- Lama Thubten Yeshe
“Real happiness in life starts when you begin to cherish others.”
- Lama Zopa Rinpoche
9:00am - 12:30pm
Sunday Morning Dharma
10:00am - 11:30am
6:00pm - 7:30pm
BP: Engaging in the Bodhisattva's Deeds (Part 2)
7:00pm - 9:00pm
DB: Death and Rebirth
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Yoga @ VI
5:55pm - 6:55pm
The 37 Practices of Bodhisattvas
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Weekly Art Class: Traditional Tibetan Painting
10:30am - 12:30pm
We will look at the Tsongkhapa 80 ( the 1000 faces of Lama Tsongkhapa ), a series of 15 painting depicting his life and teaching in detail. Be inspired by the details of Lama Tsongkhapa’s life and important events. Read his bio here.
Date & Time: Friday 30 September, 7pm-8.30pm
Cost: $20/$18 VI member
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Lama Tsongkhapa & his Two Disciples
Stories about his miraculous life will deepen your understanding of the special relationship between spiritual teacher and disciple in Tibetan Buddhism.The sacred tradition of the teacher disciple relationship has been essential in the survival of lineages including that of the Dalai Lama’s.
Students will receive hands-on-tuition creating a painting of the Guru image with or without his two main disciples.
All students will receive some of the basic instruction about thangka painting ( canvas making, paint preparation, painting techniques ).The course will also include daily meditation and mantra recitations focusing on Guru yoga. Suitable for beginners and advanced students.
Date & Time: Saturday 1 October until Monday 3 October, 10am-5pm
Cost: $350/$315 VI member. Lunch every day is included in the price. For catering purposes please book online.