A Year of Deepening in Compassion Part 2: The Six Paramitas

May 5th—July 14th

Date details +
  • $60 Regular
  • $75 Patron price
Room: Library or other space

The Joyful Snow Lion: the Paramitas, is the second course of the four-part online series exploring the Shambhala Mahayana teachings. This course includes an exploration of Relative Bodhicitta and how we put our aspiration into action with the practice of the Paramitas.

It also includes:

  • Five live classes with an Acharya with an opportunity for Q&A.
  • The classes will be recorded, and each will be led by a different Acharya.
  • Access to the recordings will be available in the course, if you miss a session.
  • A live discussion led by the Acharyas. Live discussions are not recorded.
  • Readings and book suggestions to deepen our understanding of these teachings
  • Contemplations to help us integrate these fundamental teachings into our daily lives
  • A discussion forum.

Schedule for Live Sessions and Talks (all Sundays)

May 5 - Generosity with Acharya Marty Janowitz (preceded by a short recorded intro talk with Acharya Chapman)

May 19 - Discipline with Acharya Susan Chapman

June 2 - Patience with Acharya Suzann Duquette

June 16 - Exertion with Acharya Moh Hardin

June 30 - Live Group Discussion led by the Acharyas

July 14 - Samadhi and Course Conclusion, with Acharya John Rockwell

In Philadelphia you can register for the full series of talks or attend single sessions
(suggested donation is $10 - 15). You can also register for the course yourself, which will allow you to watch the recordings and access the course materials directly (https://shambhalaonline.org/calendar-details/?id=386287 ). There are no prerequisites for this series.