Looking to reclaim your peaceful center in the midst of these challenging times and the pre-holiday chaos? Join us for an evening of sharing Buddhist wisdom, plus time to sit together in stillness.
The talk will be on the 2nd of the “4 Noble Truths” of Buddhism: “the causes of suffering”.
The 4 Noble truths are:
1. Suffering/dissatisfaction exists; 2. There are causes of suffering; 3. The end of suffering is possible; 4. There are ways and a path to do it.
A simple understanding of these practices and teachings often brings relief. It is said that bringing light into darkness, by itself, dispels the darkness. This is appropriate for beginners and experienced practitioners alike. Everyone is welcome!
Exchange: one class pass or $20 cash/check
Lani Donlon, LCSW is a psychotherapist and teacher with over 35 years of experience in bringing together western and eastern psychology, philosophy and neuroscience, and making these teachings easily accessible. She was trained in "Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction" by Jon Kabat-Zinn in 1993 and has studied with master teachers of Buddhism and Nonduality. She has taught meditation and practical coping skills in numerous venues including to staff and patients at Montefiore Medical Center and to psychotherapists for themselves and their clients. Lani has been a member of our yoga community for 23 years.