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Peaceful Heart, Clear Mind Amidst Life-Threatening Illness: A Free Community Talk – October 5th at 7:00 P.M.

Free Community Talk Monday, October 5th at 7:00 P.M. HARTFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY 500 Main Street (Ground Floor Classroom), Hartford, CT www.ClearLightSociety.org  954-557-8112 / 860-529-2933 asknursemelissa@hotmail.com Discover the opportunity for deep peace in both palliative and hospice care. Finding relief from both emotional and physical pain is possible. When someone you love is dying, there IS…

Discovering Shin Buddhism Course – 3 classes, 3 months – registration closes Oct. 8th

Unlock Boundless Compassion In Your Life Registration is open Classes begin on Sunday, October 18, 2015 registration closes on October 8th Meets 3 times for three months   This popular 3 month introductory course is offered each autumn to provide a practical yet comprehensive look at the foundations and development of the Shin tradition. This course…

Summer Solstice Meditation Workshop – This Saturday June 20 – Preregistration required. – deadline June 17th

Bring light and balance into your life Saturday, June 20, 2015 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. College for East Asian Studies 343 Washington Terrace, Middletown, CT $20 contribution (online pre-registration required) Registration deadline – June 17th. Join nationally known instructor Priscilla Gale in an exploration of energetic light and oneness. This is the longest day…

Reminder: This is no meeting this Sunday plus Buddhism 101 & Retreat registration are closing soon.

A reminder that we will not be meeting this Sunday, May 24, 2015 because of Wesleyan commencement We are looking forward to seeing you next Sunday for practice. Next Sunday’s talk is titled, “Seeing Through the Eyes of the Buddha” This will be a look into Contemplative photography. Visit www.bffct.org Buddhism 101 Summer Course Also,…

Dhammanusati: Contemplative Practice – Sunday – May 10th

Sunday, May 10, 2015 Buddhist Faith Fellowship 343 Washington Terrace Middletown, CT This regular and popular monthly practice is an ancient form of deep listening; Dhammanusati is proven practice to develop an authentic spiritual connection and transformation. The central practices of Buddhism are meditation and Buddha-recitation (Nembutsu). Of the meditation practices, one of the most…

Breath, Joy, and Calmness Workshop

Saturday, May 16, 2015 10 a.m. – 12 noon College for East Asian Studies 343 Washington Terrace, Middletown, CT $25 donation (online pre-registration required) Registration deadline – May 13th You will learn some amazing techniques to calm your nervous system via the breath. You will take home with you breath techniques from various traditions to…

LGBTQ Community and Shin Buddhism Seminar

Embraced by the Heart of Amida Buddha LGBTQ community and Shin Buddhism seminar Saturday, June 27, 2015 9:30 am – 3:30 pm New York Buddhist Church 331-332 Riverside Drive, NYC   Shin Buddhist temples and fellowships offer an enduring community that values inclusiveness and acceptance. Learn about Shin Buddhism and the LGBTQ community long history.…