Posts Tagged ‘Theravada’

Ayya Medhanandi at Langara on Tuesday, July 13

June 8, 2010

The Friends of Thailand Society and the Langara Asian Studies Department present

The Joy of No Opinions

Ayya Medhanandi reflects on suffering, its causes, liberation and the way to freeing our hearts, drawing from her experiences as a Buddhist nun over the last 23 years and more recently as a bhikkhuni practicing in the Theravada tradition.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Doors open at 6:30pm … talk 7:00pm
Location: Langara College 100 West 49th Avenue – Newberry Hall (Room A130) [directions]

Admission by donation
Open to all
No one turned away for lack of funds

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Noah Levine in Vancouver :: October 2–4

September 19, 2009

image - Against the Stream - from … link to www.dharmapunx.comNoah Levine is a Buddhist teacher, counselor and author (Dharma Punx, Against the Stream). He is trained to teach by Jack Kornfield of Spirit Rock Meditation Center in California. He teaches meditation classes, workshops and retreats nationally as well as leading groups in juvenile halls and prisons. Noah holds a masters degree in counseling psychology from CIIS. He has studied with many prominent teachers in both the Theravadan and Mahayanan Buddhist traditions.

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Ayya Medhanandi in Vancouver :: November 1 – 4

September 19, 2008

Sat Nov 1, 2008
Where Peace Begins

Sun Nov 2, 2008
Aspiration for Life

Mon Nov 3, 2008
Intention, Right Speech and Social Responsibility

Tues Nov 4, 2008
Torah and the Triple Gem

please make cheque donations payable to Sati Saraniya Hermitage – a registered charity
(no minimum amount to receive a tax receipt)

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Ajahn Sona in Vancouver on 6/2

May 19, 2008

image - Ajahn Sona - from bio on Sona
Dhamma Talk with Q&A

VSB Building, Room 111
1580 West Broadway (at Fir)

Monday, June 2, 7:00–9:00pm



Ajahn Tiradhammo at Langara on May 11

May 6, 2008

image - Ajahn Tiradhammo Retreat May 2008Meditation: Transforming Life’s Challenges into Wisdom
A Day of Meditation Instruction, Teaching and Practice
with Ajahn Tiradhammo

an invitation from

The Friends of Thailand Society of Vancouver
and the
Asian Studies Department of Langara College

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