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Heart Jewel Kadampa Buddhist Centre

Check out the new courses on offer at Heart Jewel Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Matlock Bath.

Happiness and the Joy of Giving- Sat 9 September 10am -1pm - There is one simple and often overlooked activity that will increase your feeling of personal happiness and well being. Consistent research and experience has shown that generosity and actively giving to others is the best way to boost happiness. Learn how to cultivate the mind of generosity and explore the most effective and skilful ways to practise giving. Cost £15

Dreams are Made of these - Sat 23 September 10am -1pm - Faith is a much misunderstood quality, yet it is the foundation of all other good qualities. Learn why faith, blessings and aspiration are essential ingredients for a happy life. Cost £15

Prayers for World Peace - Thursday 21 September 7pm -8pm. The International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) is observed around the world each year on 21 September. Established in 1981 the Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace. This evening we will mark our commitment to World Peace through prayers and meditation. The event will include a short teaching by our resident teacher and ordained monk, Kelsang Chodor. No charge or booking is required, simply turn up on the night.

If You're Happy and You Know It - Children's Meditation Class - Saturday 30 September 10:30am -12pm - A meditation class for children (7-12 years) looking at friendships, happiness and self-confidence. Cost £6 per child includes light refreshments (No charge for accompanying adult)

Feel Connected -Saturday 21 October 10am -1pm. Learn how we are all connected to each other. Using meditation we can create feelings of connectedness that will become powerful sources of love and inner peace. This course will uncover many of the unseen qualities of life we all share. Understanding these will bring us closer to each other and improve the nature of our mind and relationships. Cost £15

Be a Force for World Peace-Friday 27 October 7pm -10pm - Learn how each one of us can be a force for peace. Enjoy a guided meditation/teaching followed by a sumptuous veg/vegan three course meal. Proceeds will be dedicated to the Kadampa Temples Project (a charity dedicated to building world peace) and HJC. Cost £15

Weekly Meditation Classes during term time at Heart Jewel Buddhist Centre, Holme Road, Matlock Bath on Wednesday Evenings (7:30pm-9pm) and Friday Mornings (10:30am-12pm.

JOIN AT ANY TIME. No need to book. These classes are ideal for beginners,include guided meditations,practical instructions and the chance to discuss and ask questions. Cost £5 per class.

Everyone welcome.

To book a place on any of our courses or for further information please call the Centre on 01629 581585 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Next Parish Council Meeting

Wednesday 26th September 2018 at 7.00 pm

at The New Bath Hotel
All Welcome
Click here to see Agenda

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