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"An Evening for Personal Growth" (Tues 7 pm) Meditate with the Monk -Meditation for Insight (guided aloud by leader as needed for newcomers) -Dhamma talk (lecture based on Buddhist wisdom teachings) -Discussion Suitable for all levels of meditation experience from 1st timer to oldtimer. Location is in northeast Charlotte. (Address will be provided.) If planning to attend please sign up well ahead of time. Please bring your own cushion if possible.
This is an introductory class on meditation and Buddhism, 10:30-11:45 am, followed by optional Q & A. All are welcome but please sign up in advance.
Basic instruction in meditation plus guidance how to use meditation for awakening.
(photo: Ven Sanghamitta brings sacred Bodhi tree to SL, 3rd century BC) 10:30-11:00 AM Meditation 11:00-11:30 AM Bodhi Tree puja, with Precepts & Chanting 11:30-12:30 PM Dana and Potluck Lunch 12:30-1:15 PM "Sanghamitta & Significance of the Bodhi Tree" talk by Ayya Sudhamma 1:15-1:30 Meditation ~Half hour break then regular 2pm meditation~ (Please RSVP separately for hour-long 2pm meditation here: http://meetu.ps/e/Hw54c/m8st/d)