|Sent on:||Thursday, November 3, 2011 11:53 PM|
Diamond Way Buddhist Center Seattle
2114 Western Ave #11
Seattle, WA, 98121
This coming weekend (November 4th-6th) we're going to host Eric Gibson who flies in from Minneapolis. Throughout the weekend, he will give lectures, explanations to meditation and answer our questions. Join us to learn and enjoy the Dharma together.
Everyone is welcome to attend!
The suggested donations for the program is $50 per person for the whole retreat, or $10 per lecture (except for the University lecture, which is free). For any questions or further information please email or call us.
Mark your calendar: on Monday November 21st, at 8pm, Lama Ole Nydahl will give a lecture in the Guggenheim Hall at the University of Washington.
Also, our weekly schedule: we meet every Wednesday at 8pm for a guided meditationpreceded by a short talk at our center at 2114 Western Ave, right next to the Pike Place market.
About Eric Gibson
Eric Gibson has been a practitioner of the Diamond Way Karma Kagyu Tibetan Buddhist lineage and a student of Lama Ole Nydahl since 1998. His big heart and joyful style have inspired many people, and Eric has always guided his friends in a natural way. In 2002, at Lama Ole Nydahls request, he began giving formal Dharma teachings and has since traveled through the Americas and Russia sharing his experience. Eric and his wife Milla live in Minneapolis, MN, where they are active in the local Diamond Way Buddhist Center. He has a Bachelors degree in Philosophy, and works as a Financial Advisor.
The program takes place at our center, except for the lecture on Friday.Friday, November 4th
7:00 pm Buddha's teachings in the modern world, public lecture at UW (Savery 130) followed by meditationSaturday, November 5th
10:00 am Personal meditation practice
11:00 am Explanations to Prostrations and Diamond Mind
1:00 pm Lunch
2:00 pm Center meeting
4:00 pm Personal meditation practice
6:00 pm The relationship between Teacher and Student, lecture at the center, followed by 16th Karmapa meditation
8:00 pm DinnerSunday, November 6th
2:30 pm The meaning of the Sangha, lecture at the center
4:30 pm Personal meditation practice
6:00 pm Guided 16th Karmapa Meditation
6:30 pm Dinner
Looking forward to seeing you,
Your Newsletter Team
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