Mindfulness Level Two: Responding with Compassion - Weekend

7:00pm 31 May 2019 - 3:30pm 02 June 2019

Cost: ÂŁ560.00

Venue: Samye Ling

Please contact info@mindfulnessassociation.net for the booking link

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

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 four 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.

The tutors for the course and the retreat will be Choden and Angie Ball.

This 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 Sunday.

The retreat will begin at 7pm (evening meal at 6pm) on Tuesday 15th October 2019 and ends after lunch on Sunday 20th October 2019

For details of the Retreat please click here

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

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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