Sunday Meditation Class
Every Sunday, 10:30AM -12:00pm
at Vajra Light Buddhist Center
234 N Central Avenue, Hartsdale, NY 10530
Meditation on Emptiness: The Wisdom that Heals, Liberates and Enlightens
with Kadam Donna Campanelli
Of all Buddha’s teachings, none are more far-reaching and transformative than the teachings on emptiness, the true nature of reality. It is through our understanding of emptiness – in particular, the freedom that we experience as a result – that we can then come to solve all our problems and be of maximum benefit to others.
“With emptiness, anything is possible.”
In this series of talks and guided meditations, we will explore this liberating wisdom. Each session will also include discussion and an opportunity to ask questions.
May 19 How Emptiness Heals our Body Issues
May 26 Your Body Is Not What You Think It Is
June 2 How Emptiness Liberates You from Limitation
June 9 How Emptiness Heals Your Mind
June 16 Subtle Impermanence And Emptiness (In celebration of Father’s Day - bring your father for FREE)
June 23 A Simple Training In Emptiness
$12/Class Free For Members
Freedom From Painful Emotions
Imagine a life completely free from anger, jealousy, heartache, dread, loneliness and all the other painful states of mind that cause us so much suffering. We often feel as if it isn’t possible to become free from these painful emotions. But it is definitely possible. Why? Because they are all states of mind, and Buddhist meditation gives us the tools to change our mind.
In this series, we will dedicate each week to going after a specific one of these toxic minds – called ‘delusions’ – discovering why it arises and how through our meditation practice we can completely eliminate it from our mind. These practical methods will allow us to experience a deep and satisfying emotional freedom, and give us the skill to be the person we wish to be, positive, joyful, confident and loving. Everyone welcome!
June 30 Freedom From Painful Emotions (with Dawn Pavlu)
July 14 Transforming Anger (with Julia Rust)
July 21 Love vs. Attachment (with David Surface)
July 28 Deluded Pride vs. Confidence (with Debbie Serra)
August 4 Freedom From Loneliness (with Julia Rust)
August 11 Freedom From Jealousy (with Dawn Pavlu)
$12/ Class Free for Members
NO CLASS from August 18 through September 1. Classes resume on September 8.
Our Weekly guided meditations and Buddhist teachings are suitable for both beginners and more advanced meditation practitioners.
Pre-registration is not necessary. Everyone is welcome! Come to one, or come to all in the series.