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Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism   – Each Wednesday evening 6th to 27th March 2019 from  7.30pm to 9pm

This course is intended to provide an understanding of the Buddha’s teachings and how they can assist all people to achieve their potential for a happy, fulfilled and meaningful life.

Buddhism is considered by many to be a philosophy and a psychology. Meditation is the main method used to understand the fundamentals of the Buddha’s teachings.

The course is suitable for both beginners and those who have some knowledge and interest in Tibetan Buddhism but wish to increase that knowledge.

The book Essence of the Path to Enlightenment by the Spiritual Leader and Founder of the Tibetan Buddhist Society, Geshe Acharya Thubten Loden is the basis of the course.

Wear comfortable clothing for sitting either on the floor or in a chair. The facility charge for the four week course is one payment of $100 concessions available.  Refreshments are provided after class. more...

Please note: registration is required

Please register by email or telephone Rod Lee on 93629327 or 0411473584.

Registration and payment can be made through the Tibetan Buddhist Society’s bank account: BSB 082-356 Account No. 04 990 0472 plus your surname, and then by notifying Rod of your registration.     Payment can also be made in person at the start of the course.


New Sunday afternoon meditation classes.

For those wishing to have an understanding of Tibetan Buddhist meditation. Beginning with basic meditation methods to relax, develop peacefulness, clarity, calmness and positive states of mind. Subjects introduced are “Meditation”, “Kindness and the Six Perfections”, “Mindfulness”, and the “Seven Point Mind Training”.
Sessions include meditation, an explanation of the practices and an opportunity for questions.

Class commences  Sunday afternoon at 3pm

Suitable for beginners and the more experienced.

The Class will be taught by:

Venerable Chris Watkins
Chris has been studying Tibetan Buddhism since 1970.  He has been a student of Venerable Geshe Acharya Thubten Loden since 1977 and was ordained in 1986.  He has been a resident of the Sydney Centre since 1982 and a teacher since 1984.    For more information phone Chris 0434 123 788