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A Day of Meditation on the Four Immeasurables in the Wellbeing Centre with TY Alexander

12 May @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm AEST

$60.00
TY for weekend course

about the event

“…I like to dance in the pressure storm…I like it because that’s where…most of the time I bring out my best tennis…I think pressure is a privilege, to be honest.”

These are the words of Jannik Sinner, the 22 -year-old winner of the 2024 Australian Open men’s tennis final. When I read them I thought this is advice for living in the pressure storm of our world today. We all live in a pressure storm.

We can fight it.

Or we can dance.

Buddhist teachings tell us that developing equanimity, compassion, loving-kindness and sympathetic joy is the way to live happily, the way to dance, in the pressure storm.

These four qualities are called The Four Immeasurables. Come along for a day of contemplation on these four. And discover what a privilege it is to accept the challenge.

About our teacher:

Since 1974, TY Alexander has been a student of Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche, as well as many other teachers, including His Holiness the Dalai Lama.   Following her first one-month Kopan retreat, she studied in Nepal and India, during which time she was ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun. She remained a nun for 9 years and has lived in Australia since 1985. TY has taught at Chenrezig Institute many times over a long time on subjects as diverse as Introduction to Meditation and Mahamudra and has led various tantric retreats.

 

Registration and payment

The recommended contribution for this one-day workshop  is $60but under our new by donation policy, you may pay what you feel comfortable with starting at only $1!

The Centre offering the course to its students at $1 will make sure everyone will be able to attend.

A payment from you of $30 will be very helpful

A payment from you of $60 for this day will cover our basic costs.

A generous contribution of more than this will cover our costs and help us to continue to offer other teachings to so many – often subsidised or free of charge.

Sangha are always able to attend our courses free of charge but are encouraged to please register (using their coupon).

Registration is only in person

 

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Details

Date:
12 May
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm AEST
Cost:
$60.00
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Venue

Wellbeing Centre
33 Johnsons Rd
Eudlo, QLD 4554 Australia
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