Title: Lamrim guided retreat Location: Amoghasiddhi Kadampa Buddhist Centre Date: January 3rd – 6th Times: see the schedule below, available for a weeks catch up
About the Retreat:
Lamrim, or stages of the path to enlightenment, is a special step-by-step presentation of Buddha’s teachings taught by Venerable Atisha around a thousand years ago. This presentation makes the teachings very accessible and practical as we know how to enter, how to progress on and how to complete the Buddhist path to enlightenment.
Each session lasts 1 hr and they will be guided by Kelsang Norpel. The retreat is suitable for beginners and experienced meditators and you can attend the whole week, a few days or several sessions.
Meditations taken from ‘The New Heart of Wisdom’ and ‘Modern Buddhism’.
Day 1 –
Session 1 – The Preciousness of our human life
Session 2 – What does our death mean
Session 3 – The Dangers of lower rebirth
Session 4 – Refuge & Karma
Day 2 –
Session 5 – What we should know
Session 6 – What we should abandon
Session 7 – What we should practice
Session 8 – What we should attain
Day 3 –
Session 9 – Training in affectionate love and cherishing love
Session 10 – Training in wishing love
Session 11 – Training in universal compassion
Session 12 – Training in actual bodhichitta
Day 4 –
Session 13 – Emptiness
Session 14 – Emptiness
Session 15 – Emptiness
Session 16 – Emptiness
(A week long catch up available for whole retreat)
The Sadhana used will be ‘Prayers for Meditation’ – available for purchase at the Centre
Kelsang Norpel is a Buddhist monk. He is an inspiring and lighthearted teacher known for his humour and inspirational presentation of Dharma. His teachings are always practical and easy to apply to everyday life.
Information, booking & costs schedule
Everybody is welcome. This retreat is suitable for all levels of experience
Booking Online: To access this retreat online, please pay using the paypal button bellow.
Booking for In-person: Please book by phone – 01953 451937 or email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Free for members
£3 for one session
£10 for all-day
£20 for the whole retreat
9.00 am to 10.00 am 11.00 am to 12.00 pm
4.00 pm – 5.00 pm
7.00 pm – 8.00 pm