Avalokiteshvara Kadampa Buddhist Centre
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Upcoming 1/2 Day Workshop
Please join AKBC's resident teacher - Western Buddhist monk Kelsang Sangdrub on Saturday Nov. 22nd from 10:30am to 2:00pm at beautiful Glen Williams Historic Town Hall. Sangdrub will offer practical Buddhist advice on how to find and maintain lasting happiness.
The historic Town Hall, located at 1 Prince Street in Georgetown, is a tranquil spot in a busy world, and it is well worth the drive. Experience the energy and enthusiasm of sharing our understandings and deepening your experience. Our last workshop in August was well attended and well received by those in attendance. People attending these workshops seem to bring something very special and we all benefit.
Suggested donation is $25 (but no one will be turned away due to lack of funds).
Drop-in Classes in Glen Williams and Brampton continue...
Oakville / Mississauga Classes
At this time, we have no classes schedued for either Oakville or Mississauga. Please e-mail us to get things started.
Would you like to invite the Dharma to your school, church, town, club or social event? If so, please e-mail us and tell us what you have in mind.
Welcome to Avalokiteshvara Kadampa Buddhist Centre (AKBC)
AKBC is a member of the New Kadampa Tradition (NKT), a branch of Tibetan Mahayana Buddhism that has been active in the west since 1977. NKT presents Buddha's message of love, compassion and skillful living in a way that makes it easy for westerners to approach, understand and practice.
We offer introductory classes on Buddhism (Drop-in classes), meditation classes for beginners, guided meditations, retreats, or special courses. We offer all level of Buddhist studies, books on meditation; Buddhism, helpful reference materials, and the fellowship of a spiritual community.
Meditation is for everyone, regardless of religious background, race, ethnicity, gender, or orientation. We welcome everyone, including people of all faiths, to any of our Kadampa meditation centres throughout the Greater Toronto Area and beyond. There are over 1,100 Kadampa meditation centres and groups worldwide.
The calendar includes our regular classes, retreats and activities suitable for people of all interests. Look for classes in:
Hope to see you at one soon!
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