Venue: The Eric Liddell Centre,15 Morningside Road, EH10 4DP
About the course: These short classes explain some essential elements of the Buddhist way of life, such as who was Buddha, past and future lives, the Buddhist way of life. Meditation is explained clearly and simply as a tool for developing qualities such as inner peace, love and patience. The emphasis throughout is on the practical application of Buddhist ideas and practice to finding solutions to everyday problems.
You don’t have to be Buddhist to benefit from the classes as they are specifically designed to be accessible to modern people of all backgrounds. All you need is a mind, and the wish to improve it!
9 May – Who was Buddha?
16 May – Past and future lives
23 May – The Buddhist way of life
30 May – no class
Fee: £5 pay at the door/ class
NEW 4-week starting 6th June based on Sutra of The Four Noble Truths
For everyone interested in Buddhism these instructions are very precious and very useful in helping us understand ‘why’ we are suffering and ‘how’ to cease it from manifesting.
6 June – Understanding Suffering
13 June – True Origins
20 June – Stopping Suffering
27 June – The path to Freedom
Janice is a modern Kadampa Buddhist who has been practising for a number of years. She works in the vibrant Scottish cultural sector, and her teaching provides a wealth of practical examples of how Buddhist teachings can inspire us to transform our lives.
Originally a native of Paisley, Janice resides happily in Edinburgh with her partner and cats.