What's On

In 2018 we have a rotating schedule of themes. One of these is 'sutta study' where we study a selection of suttas (recorded dialogues the Buddha had) from the Pali canon. To participate in this you'll need to get yourself a copy of 'The Basic Teachings of the Buddha' by Glenn Wallis.


DATE
THEME
SPEAKER / TOPIC
22 Mar
Wild card
Lenorë: Insight Dialogue – conversation as meditation

29 Mar
Open discussion
Using the dharma to help with real life issues
5 Apr
Meditation
Meditation only
12 Apr
Speaker
Victor von der Heyde: Dealing with emotions and other mind states

19 Apr
Sutta study
Lenorë : Sutta 2 - A Brief Talk to Malukya
26 Apr
Wild card
Podcast: Stephen Batchelor
3 May
Sutta study
Lenorë:  Sutta 3 - Threefold Knowledge
10 May
Speaker
Michael Barnes
17 May
Open discussion
Using the dharma to help with real life issues
24 May
Wild card
Podcast: Stephen Batchelor
31 May
Speaker
Jill Shepherd: The Ten Parami
7 Jun
Sutta study
Lenorë:  Sutta 4 - Discourse in Kesamutta
14 Jun
Speaker
Winton Higgins: Confidence without certitudes in dharma practice

21 Jun
Sutta study
Lenorë:  Sutta 5 - The All
28 Jun
Speaker
Gawaine Powell-Davies: Topic TBC
5 Jul
No meeting
12 Jul
No meeting
Maintenance works on the hall
19 Jul
No meeting
Maintenance works on the hall
26 Jul
No meeting
2 Aug
Speaker
Victor von der Heyde: Topic TBC
9 Aug
Speaker
Subhana Barzhagi: Topic TBC

16 Aug - 27 Sep

No meeting

Winter break

 4 Oct
Speaker
Gawaine Powell-Davies: Topic TBC
11 Oct
Sutta study
Lenorë:  Sutta 6 - Like a Ball of Foam
18 Oct
Open discussion
Using the dharma to help with real life issues
25 Oct
Wild card
Our meditation practices – what we ‘do’ in meditation

1 Nov
Sutta study
Lenorë: Sutta 7 - Evidence of Selflessness
8 Nov
Speaker
Jampa: Three Tibetan Practices for the Secular Buddhist

15 Nov
Wild card
Kate Ilbery: Humming Meditation
22 Nov
Wild card
Lenorë: Buddhist Basics – ‘not self’
29 Nov
Sutta study
Lenorë:  Sutta 8 - The Burden
6 Dec
Speaker
Gawaine Powell-Davies: Topic TBC
13 Dec
Sutta study
Lenorë:  Sutta 9 - Turning the Wheel of the Teaching
20 Dec
End of Year Party

For information on workshops and retreats in the Sydney area, see the Sydney Insight Meditators web site.

For information on workshops and retreats Australia-wide, see this web site.


2 comments:

  1. Hi I'd like to join you guys for meditation. Do you have an email list of facebook page?

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    1. Hi Shanti. Yes, just add your name to the 'follow by email' box up on the right, and you'll be added to the email list. You're very welcome to join us.

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