2021 Samye Ling/Online Mindfulness Level Two: Responding with Compassion

7:00pm 30 April 2021 - 3:30pm 02 May 2021

Cost: £560.00

Venue: Samye Ling

2021 Samye Ling/Online Mindfulness Level Two: Responding with Compassion
Level 2 – Compassion course enables participants to develop their mindfulness practice by training in compassion.
  • 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.
  • If you have already completed an 8 week mindfulness course such as MBSR or MBCT – you can join this course by taking a short online course first. Watch out for news of the next course coming soon.
  • The course meets the annual continuing professional development (CPD) requirements of the UK Good Practice Guidelines.
  • It is a pre-requisite for mindfulness teachers who wish to learn to teach our CBLC course.
Tutors: Choden and Jacky Seery

Dates: 30 April- 2 May 2021 and 2-7 August 2021

Cost: £560.00 for the one weekend and the retreat, including manuals payable in four monthly instalments of £140.
Booking info: Please contact info@mindfulnessassociation.net for the booking link.

Times: 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. The retreat begins at 7pm (evening meal at 6pm) on Monday 2nd August 2021 and ends after lunch on Saturday 7th August 2021. 

Location: The weekend and retreat will be held at Samye Ling Tibetan Centre, Eskdalemuir (nr Lockerbie) (subject to confirmation of reopening after the health crisis). There will also be an option to join online.
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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