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Guiding Teacher Robert Beatty and PIMC Teachers Council are pleased to present the Fall 2019 schedule. The teachers have been working for months to develop and coordinate their offerings to provide a diversity of subjects.
For more information and to register, please use the following link to get to the Fall 2019 PIMC Catalog:
Please join PIMC Guiding Teacher Robert Beatty for a very special opportunity to engage deeply with the idea of death as a teacher for living well. The class will consist of meditation sessions, readings, and discussion about opening the heart and engaging life fully.
DATES: 8 Wednesdays - 9/11, 9/25, 10/2, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20, 12/4, & 12/18
In this time of divisiveness, taking sides, and creating enemies, we all have the potential to find peace and ease within, to recognize our interconnection to all other beings, and to embrace them all with acceptance and friendliness. It is the practice of Metta that enables this to become our reality, to cut through our conditioning and decades of comparison, judgement and resentment.
This five-week course will take you beyond basic instruction so that your meditation practice can be a more reliable refuge to experience direct insight into the nature of life.
The Noble Eightfold Path is the fourth of the Buddha's Four Noble Truths and is described by the Buddha as the way to the cessation of suffering and the blossoming of self-awakening. The Eightfold Path is often said to contain a summary of all the instructions and essential elements of the Buddha’s path to realization.