Deepen your experience with
In-depth study of Modern Buddhism
DEEPEN YOUR UNDERSTANDING and practical experience of Dharma by joining the Foundation Programme (FP) either at our Centre or by correspondence.
IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF YOUR LIFE by studying, meditating and integrating Buddha’s teachings into your daily life. When we practice Dharma, we enjoy inner peace and benefit others. Another benefit of being on FP is to engage in meaningful conversations with good friends.
GEN TOGDEN IS THE TEACHER of this programme. For over 20 years he has been a Buddhist monk and a close disciple of Venerable Geshe-la. He is appreciated for his joy and inspirational teachings.
Choose from one of the following:
The New Heart of Wisdom (Buddhist Philosophy)
Monday Nights 7-9:30pm
By revealing the profound meaning of the very heart of Buddha’s teachings – the Perfection of Wisdom Sutras – this book shows how we can attain pure, lasting happiness through developing special wisdom and universal compassion.
Universal Compassion (Training the Mind)
Saturday Mornings 10am-1pm
Based on a famous Buddhist poem, Training the Mind in Seven Points, this wonderful book shows how true mental freedom and lasting happiness can be achieved by transforming our mind.
CONSIDER THE MANY BENEFITS AND JOIN FP NOW!
THE COURSE FEE
for both options, including correspondence study, is $95 per month (through the acquisition of a Friend of the Centre card, which gives you many benefits). The minimum commitment is for three months – or to complete the section of the text being studied.
are made available to students on correspondence and to regular students when they need to miss a class due to unavoidable circumstances. You can count on us to help you enjoy FP.
INTERESTED IN MORE INFORMATION?
Please contact the Education Programme Coordinator (EPC) at 021 075 1813 or firstname.lastname@example.org to clarify your questions and to ask about joining a trial class (without any cost or commitment). Everyone is welcome!