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Bloomfield Hills Sept – Dec 2016

Bloomfield Hills Programs Jan – Apr 2017

BLOOMFIELD HILLS PROGRAMS

MINDFULNESS AND LOVING KINDNESS

Meditation provides a clear stable mind, necessary for a happy life and foundation for deepening our spiritual journey. This course offers hands-on experience with the basic elements of meditation, using breath, posture and techniques for coping with distractions and laxity of the mind as well as cultivating loving kindness for oneself and others.

Mondays, February 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Free Introductory Meditation Course

MONTHLY WHITE TARA HEALING MEDITATION

Tara is the mother goddess of Tibetan Buddhism, known for her quick and compassionate activity. She is particularly associated with healing and long life. This course uses visualization techniques relying on feminine energy of White Tara to overcome physical, mental and emotional suffering.

Wednesdays, February 22, March 22, April 19

$5 per session

HOW THE MIND WORKS – NATIONAL JEWEL HEART WEBINAR

We are joining the National Webinar on exploring the workings of the mind. An experienced Jewel Heart facilitator will present on the topic via webinar, and then we will discuss and meditate for an hour in our local Bloomfield Hills group.

Thursdays, February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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Mark your calendar for our Guest Speakers:

Monday, March 13, Glenn Mullin

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Friday, May 19, Guy Newland

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Bloomfield Hills Special Events Jan – Apr 2017

SUNDAY PROGRAMS AT JEWEL HEART ANN ARBOR

SUNDAYS WITH GELEK RIMPOCHE

SUNDAY PROGRAMS

We invite you to enjoy WEEKLY Sunday morning teachings with Gelek Rimpoche. Speaking from Ann Arbor and New York and other locations, these talks will also be a live video webcast.

Sunday Mornings
8:30 – 9:30am ~ Concentrated Meditation
9:35 – 10:45am ~ White Tara Guided Meditation
11am ~ SUNDAYS WITH GELEK RIMPOCHE
Tea, Snacks and Conversation following the morning teachings!

Sunday Afternoons
1 – 4pm ~ Monthly Knitting Social
4 – 5:30pm ~ Weekly Wu Style Tai Chi
See details for Morning and Afternoon Programs below.

See the Ann Arbor Chapter Programs page for more information

LEARNING TO TAKE INNER WEAKNESSES AS INNER POWERS: TRANSFORMING THE PASSIONS, TRANSFORMING YOUR LIFE with Glenn Mullin

Glenn Mullin is a Tibetologist, Buddhist writer, translator of classical Tibetan literature, and teacher of Tantric Buddhist meditation. He lived in the Indian Himalayas between 1972 and 1984, and studied philosophy, literature, meditation, yoga, and the enlightenment culture under thirty-five of the greatest living masters of the four schools of Tibetan Buddhism. Glenn is the author of over 20 books on Tibetan Buddhism, founded and directed the Mystical Arts of Tibet, and has curated a number of important Tibetan art exhibitions.

Learning to Take Inner Weaknesses as Inner Powers:
Transforming the Passions, Transforming Your Life
with Glenn Mullin

Monday, March 13, 7 - 9pm

Online via Webinar and
Onsite at Jewel Heart Bloomfield Hills
at the Birmingham Unitarian Church

38651 Woodward Avenue
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

The Indo-Tibetan tradition of Lojong, or “mind transformation,” is a basic foundation in all schools of Central Asian Buddhism, from Bhutan and Ladakh in the Southern Himalayas, through the high mountains of Tibet, and to the steppes of Mongolia and the forests of Eastern Russia. This evening lecture looks at practical tips from the Lojong tradition for bringing about about inner joy, wisdom and personal fulfillment.

Fee: $10

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