Meditations begin 7pm. Senior students will lead meditations where the emphasis is on placing the mind on an object such as the mind, feelings or the body. We will begin each session with some breath meditation. By donation June 4th Introduction June 11th Placement on the body June 25th Placement on the mind July 2nd […]
Saka Dawa celebrates the Buddha’s birth and his attainment of enlightenment. It is a holy day where all merit is multiplied many thousands of times. We will offer precepts at 6.30 am, and then meet for a Shakyamuni Buddha puja at 7pm. This puja celebrates the Buddhas deeds in his previous lives. All are welcome. […]
This series of meditations is aimed at deepening our experience of the Buddha’s teachings. Topics are taken from the FPMT outlines on the lam Rim and are led by senior students. Please come along if you are interested in knowing more about meditation as it is used in Buddhism. Monday 7 pm May 7th 4 […]
Compassion and love are not mere luxuries. As the source of inner and external peace, they are fundamental to the continued survival of our species. (His Holiness the Dalai Lama) The great masters developed compassion as a living art. These teachings lead us step by step through this process. Geshe Sonam has studied for many […]
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.