When we see a flower we forget that it is just a momentary beauty, and that it exists as a progression from seed and back to the next seed. When we see how things exist we cling less to their permanence and can often let go habits and addictions that cause us unhappiness. Ven Dekyi […]
Ven Dekyi will lead us through the story of Prince Siddhartha and his eventual enlightenment as the Buddha. Ven Dekyi is a nun of many years teaching experience. She has travelled widely in Nepal and India and studied with many great teachers. For a number of years now she has been visiting HMT and we […]
Venerable Tony will introduce and lead meditations designed to reduce our afflictive emotions such as anger, fear and jealousy. Fac fee: $65/55 10am-4pm Shared vegetarian lunch. Please bring something to share.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama often says that the meaning of life is to be happy. In Buddhist terms to be happy is to help others to gain their happiness. In the first instance this is everyday health, comfort and love. Then to investigate longer term causes of happiness, which involves examining the true nature […]
Hospice of Mother Tara is a Buddhist teaching and meditation centre. We offer a range of courses in Buddhist philosophy, guided meditations and a yoga program. We are affiliated with the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT) a global network established by Lama Yeshe to make available the Buddha’s teachings of compassion and wisdom.