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An Evening With Green Tara

Posted on Feb 27, 2018 in Discussion Group | 0 comments

We had such a lovely get together on Tuesday night. We departed from the usual format of reading and discussing Geshe-la’s text for a little visit with Green Tara, The Mother of All Buddhas. I had been feeling exhausted all day – well for the past couple of weeks actually! – and thought to myself that I really needed some Tara help to get some energy in, so I thought “Why not make tonight’s gathering a little impromptu class and meditation on Green Tara”? As Tara is the compassionate activity of all the Buddhas she is the ultimate energy source! Green Tara is the Compassionate...

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Six Perfections

Posted on Feb 18, 2018 in Discussion Group | 0 comments

Tuesday night was our first gathering for 2018 and what a lovely gathering it was! Thank you all for coming along, it was great to see everyone after the long holiday season and felt terrific to be cracking on with Dharma studies together. We took up where we left off last year in Geshe Tenzin Zopa’s text “Buddha Nature and Preliminary Prayers and their Explanations” (page 39 for those of you who have the book) at the section outlining The Six Perfections. Geshe-la gave explanations of the different perfections we aim to develop on the Bodhisattva path: Generosity...

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