Level Two Mindfulness Training: Responding with Compassion

7:00pm 05 December 2017 - 12:30pm 10 December 2017

Cost: ÂŁ560.00

Venue: Samye Ling

The tutors for this course will be Choden and Angie Ball.

To book this course click here or please contact info@mindfulnessassociation.net

Once your course place has been confirmed please book your accommodation at Samye Ling by clicking here.

This course takes place on one weekend 21st - 23rd July 2017 and a Retreat 5th - 10th December 2017.

This course provides an in depth personal practice experience of our Compassion Based Living Course (CBLC) It is ideal for those who have completed the Level 1 Mindfulness training and who wish to continue to develop their Mindfulness practice so as to hold inner experience with warmth and kindness.It meets the annual continuing professional development (CPD) requirements of the UK Good Practice Guidelines (GPGs) for Mindfulness teachers and is open to Mindfulness teachers who are trained in other approaches, such as MBSR and MBCT. It is a pre-requisite for Mindfulness teachers who wish to learn to teach our CBLC course. This course takes place over one weekend and a 5 day retreat and is spread out over a six month period. It aims to enable participants to develop their Mindfulness practice by training in Compassion. The first weekend is on self-compassion and the retreat covers compassion for others and compassion in action.

ÂŁ560.00 for the one weekend and the retreat, including manuals, payable in four monthly installments of ÂŁ140.00.

The weekend begins at 7pm (evening meal at 6pm) on the Friday evening, between 8am and 8pm on Saturday and between 8am and 3.30pm on a Sunday. It is expected that course participants will stay until the end of the training (3.30pm) on the Sunday. The retreat begins at 7pm (evening meal at 6pm) on Tuesday 5th December 2017 and ends at lunchtime on Sunday 10th December 2017.

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The Buddhist principle is to be everybody's friend, not to have any enemy.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Meditation means simple acceptance.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Only the impossible is worth doing.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Whenever we see something which could be done to bring benefit to others, no matter how small, we should do it.
Chamgon Khentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Freedom is not something you look for outside of yourself. Freedom is within you.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Hasten slowly, you will soon arrive.
Jetsun Milarepa
It doesn’t matter whatever comes, stop judging and it won’t bother you.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Whatever obstacles arise, if you deal with them through kindness without trying to escape then you have real freedom.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
To tame ourselves is the only way we can change and improve the world.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Strive always to be as kind, gentle and caring as possible towards all forms of sentient life.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Every sentient being is equal to the Buddha.
Chamgon Kentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Wherever and whenever we can, we should develop compassion at once.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Reminding ourselves of how others suffer and mentally putting ourselves in their place, will help awaken our compassion.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche