About the Classes
Suitable for everyone, these meditation classes offer simple, practical methods to improve the quality of our lives and develop inner peace. These classes focus on using Buddhist understanding to help us solve our daily problems, let go of negative minds and find the lasting happiness we seek.
Each class includes guided meditation, a practical teaching, and an opportunity to ask questions. Although taught as a series, each class is self-contained and can be attended individually.
Upcoming Class Schedule & Topics
May 2022 – Making our Life Meaningful
This series of classes will provide an introduction to the Bodhisattva’s way of life. A bodhisattva is a person who is seeking the deep inner peace and happiness of enlightenment motivated by love and compassion for all living beings. Through practicing the Bodhisattva’s way of life, we can make our own life truly happy and meaningful, and become a source of inspiration and benefit for others.
Introduction to Buddhism by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso – Available to download at – https://tharpa.com/us/introduction-to-buddhism-790.html
May 2 – Living for love: Bodhichitta and the perfection of giving
May 9 – Being kind to our self and others: The perfection of moral discipline
May 16 – Protecting our peace of mind: The perfection of patience
May 23 – Encouraging our self: The perfection of effort
May 30 – Staying focused: The perfection of concentration
June 6 – Learning and growing: The perfection of wisdom
About the Resident Teacher
Gen Kelsang Tashi is a Buddhist monk and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Miami. He has been practicing and teaching meditation in the Kadampa tradition for over 14 years. His gentle approach to meditation emphasizes the importance of keeping a happy and positive mind. He is appreciated for his clear, light-hearted and practical presentation of Buddhist teachings.
If you cancel more than 24 hours before the start of the class/event we will refund all except 25%. If you cancel within 24 hours before the start of the class/event, no refunds are given. Any non-refunded fees arising from cancellations are donated to the NKT-IKBU International Temples Project.