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Learn to overcome difficulties and find happiness through meditation.

Come join us for wonderful teacher guided meditations and explanation of Buddhist views in a friendly, easy to understand style.

The meditations are guided and are suitable for all individuals whatever their level of interest, from those who seek simple relaxation to those who wish to find lasting inner peace and contentment.

Upcoming events (5)

The Power of Tantra - Imagination and Joy On the Spiritual Path

Online event

$30.00

Friday & Saturday, Sept 18 & 19 Imagination and joy on the spiritual path with Gen Kelsang Wangpo, Resident Teacher at KMC Houston Buddha gave two types of teaching, Sutra and Tantra. In our modern Buddhist approach, we combine the two. Sutra emphasizes the… while Tantra emphasizes the power of joy and imagination. Learning about these methods will greatly enhance not just your meditation but your whole life. If we are to achieve our spiritual potential we need to train in Tantric technology using faith, imagination, and skillful meditations. We need to let go of the views and conceptions that keep us limited and enjoy the freedom of relating to our pure potential. During this meditation course, you will be introduced to Tantra, a joyful, imaginative way of transforming your mind to achieve your fullest potential. Whether you are new to Tantra or have been practicing for several years, you will find benefit in this course. Led by Gen Kelsang Wangpo, Resident Teacher at KMC Houston. Each session includes a talk and guided meditation. No prior meditation experience is required. Schedule: Friday 7—8:30PM Introduction Saturday 10:30AM—12PM Session 1 1—2:30PM Session 1 Cost: $30/person $15 for seniors, students, and KMC ATX FP and TTP monthly members; $10 for audio, available to purchase upon registration. Register in advance at https://www.meditationinaustin.org/the-power-of-tantra-sept-18-19/ Suitable for all levels • Everyone is welcome! >>This event is taking place online via Zoom. Please register at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the event in order to participate. Please Note: - This event is taking place online via pre-recording. - Please check your emailed receipt for the link to gain access. - The class will be available online for 7 days after the live stream ends. - You can register anytime in that 7 days and participate at your leisure. - To ensure that you receive links to the sessions in a timely manner, please do not book last minute. - You may retain the purchased audio files indefinitely. - Email [masked] if you have questions. Thank you for supporting KMC Austin and enjoy the class.

Meditations to Heal Our World -- The Buddhist Way of Loving Kindness

SUNDAY MORNINGS | 10:30AM–12PM In an effort to make things better, where do we start? Often times, our world problems seem overwhelming and we turn away from others’ hardships. Ultimately, we want to protect others from pain. Buddha taught that this is true compassion—a mind wishing to free others from suffering. By engaging our mind of compassion, we have the energy and the opportunity to heal our world. In this weekly meditation series, you will receive teachings on the true meaning of compassion and learn meditations to develop this powerful mind. By keeping this timeless advice in our hearts, we can be of most benefit to others and therefore our world. Classes include teachings, guided meditations, and a chance to discuss & ask questions. The class is followed by a virtual social time to chat with spiritual friends. Weekly Series - Sep 13—Nov 1 - Sep 13 - Cherishing Love - Sep 20 - Enhancing Cherishing Love - Sep 27 - Exchanging Self with Others - Oct 4 - Great Compassion - Oct 11 - Wishing Love - Oct 18 - Accepting Defeat & Offering the Victory - Oct 25 - Taking & Giving - Nov 1 - The Precious Mind of Bodhichitta Although it is beneficial to attend the entire series, you may drop in at any time. Suitable for all levels of experience. Everyone is welcome! $12/class $6/senior or student, free for KMC ATX members SIGN UP at https://www.meditationinaustin.org/meditation-everyone-sunday/ Please Note: - This event is taking place online via Zoom. Please register at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the event in order to participate in the live stream. - Please check your emailed receipt for the link to gain access. - To ensure that you receive links in a timely manner, please do not book last minute. Email [masked] if you have questions. Thank you for supporting KMC Austin and enjoy the class. ABOUT THE CLASS: You do not need to be a Buddhist to attend or benefit from the techniques taught. Each class consists of guided meditations and clear explanations, as well as an opportunity to ask questions

El Poder del Mantra - Meditation Workshop

Online event

$20.00

Septiembre 26 | Sábado, 10am—12pm Si no puede inscribirse en los horarios indicados, este curso estará disponible para su visualización en línea hasta el domingo 27 de septiembre a las 11:59 p.m. CST Meditation Workshop con la Maestra Principal, Laura Morrison Se le presentará la meditación de respiración especial conocida como la meditación OM AH HUM. Esta meditación combina la respiración con una simple recitación de mantra. Es una técnica poderosa para mejorar la atención plena y la concentración, y para lograr una profunda experiencia de claridad. Este mantra es ideal para quienes son nuevos en la meditación, así como para practicantes más experimentados. Descubre el poder del mantra y aprende este bendito método para desarrollar una experiencia de paz profunda y estable. “Esta meditación produce excelentes resultados. Con ella podemos calmar nuestra mente y disipar nuestras distracciones. Fortalece el aire interno que sostiene la vida, que se encuentra en nuestro corazón, con lo cual incrementamos nuestra longevidad y evitamos una muerte prematura.… Por lo tanto esta meditación en la respiración es mucho más poderosa que otras …” —El Nuevo Manual de Meditación, Geshe Kelsang Gyatso La enseñanza ha sido extraída de este libro, Apéndice III Una meditación de respiración especial. $20. ¡Todos son bienvenidos! $ 10 para miembros mensuales de KMC ATX FP/TTP y personas de la tercera edad/estudiantes Audio: $ 5, disponible para comprar al registrarse SIGN-UP: https://www.meditationinaustin.org/el-poder-del-mantra-sept-26/ Nadie es rechazado por falta de fondos. Si necesita una tarifa reducida, infórmenos con anticipación por correo electrónico a [masked] UBICACIÓN: Este evento se lleva a cabo en línea a través de Zoom. Regístrese al menos 15 minutos antes del inicio del evento para poder participar. Verifique su recibo enviado por correo electrónico para obtener el enlace para obtener acceso. Email [masked] si tienes preguntas. Gracias por apoyar a KMC Austin y disfrutar de la clase.

Meditations to Heal Our World -- The Buddhist Way of Loving Kindness

SUNDAY MORNINGS | 10:30AM–12PM In an effort to make things better, where do we start? Often times, our world problems seem overwhelming and we turn away from others’ hardships. Ultimately, we want to protect others from pain. Buddha taught that this is true compassion—a mind wishing to free others from suffering. By engaging our mind of compassion, we have the energy and the opportunity to heal our world. In this weekly meditation series, you will receive teachings on the true meaning of compassion and learn meditations to develop this powerful mind. By keeping this timeless advice in our hearts, we can be of most benefit to others and therefore our world. Classes include teachings, guided meditations, and a chance to discuss & ask questions. The class is followed by a virtual social time to chat with spiritual friends. Weekly Series - Sep 13—Nov 1 - Sep 13 - Cherishing Love - Sep 20 - Enhancing Cherishing Love - Sep 27 - Exchanging Self with Others - Oct 4 - Great Compassion - Oct 11 - Wishing Love - Oct 18 - Accepting Defeat & Offering the Victory - Oct 25 - Taking & Giving - Nov 1 - The Precious Mind of Bodhichitta Although it is beneficial to attend the entire series, you may drop in at any time. Suitable for all levels of experience. Everyone is welcome! $12/class $6/senior or student, free for KMC ATX members SIGN UP at https://www.meditationinaustin.org/meditation-everyone-sunday/ Please Note: - This event is taking place online via Zoom. Please register at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the event in order to participate in the live stream. - Please check your emailed receipt for the link to gain access. - To ensure that you receive links in a timely manner, please do not book last minute. Email [masked] if you have questions. Thank you for supporting KMC Austin and enjoy the class. ABOUT THE CLASS: You do not need to be a Buddhist to attend or benefit from the techniques taught. Each class consists of guided meditations and clear explanations, as well as an opportunity to ask questions

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