Finding Joy in Troubled Times

Finding Joy in Troubled Times

~ a public talk by Khentrul Lodro Thaye Rinpoche,
A highly revered and accomplished teacher of Tibetan Buddhism

Sunday, May 20, 2018 2 – 5 pm
Unity Center 1600 W Broadway Columbia MO

“Khentrul Rinpoche will reveal how we can enjoy much greater well-being in our lives
by sharing some remarkable and little known tools for transforming adversity. The vast
majority of us have never considered this method for transforming our experience. It is
an unparalleled approach which directly pertains to the modern challenges we face.” www.katogcholing.com

A suggested sliding scale donation of $10-$25 will be payable at the event. Contact Linda Pluschke for details at lindapluschke@gmail.com

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SHOW ME DHARMA BOOTH AT EARTH DAY SUNDAY APRIL 22- PLEASE VOLUNTEER

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO STAFF BOOTH

SIGN UP USING OUR DOODLE POLL

Show Me Dharma will have a booth at Earth Day on Sunday April 22, from 11:00 am-5:30 pm, in downtown Columbia.We need volunteers to greet people who come to the booth with questions about Show Me Dharma and our offerings.

If you are interested in this, please contact Joe McCormack at metta41856@gmail.com or call (573) 864-5617. Or Please indicate the times that you are available using the doodle poll. Typically, folks volunteer for a one or two hour shift, but any amount of time you are able to be there is appreciated.

Also, while most of our need will be from 11:00 am-5:30 pm, if there are a couple of folks who could volunteer from about 9:30 am-10:30 am to set up the booth, that would be appreciated. Continue reading

Free public talk by CAROL BLOTTER tonight 7- 8:30 pm

FILLMORE ROOM at UNITY CENTER OF COLUMBIA
Friday, April 6, 7- 8:30 pm, Free public talk by CAROL BLOTTER
All are welcome.
The theme for the retreat is Dependent Origination.
This talk is a part of the INSIGHT MEDITATION RETREAT
LED BY CAROL BLOTTER
APRIL 6-8, 2018
What makes me tick? Why do I keep getting caught up in behaviors that create so much suffering?
Who am I really? If there is no self, who is suffering? If you have wondered about these or other questions around how to break the patterns that cause suffering, then consider joining us for the upcoming retreat on Dependent Origination (also known as the Law of Conditionality). This important teaching explains the creation of suffering as a looping chain of events that perpetuates craving and the illusion of a self. During this weekend retreat, we will discern how this dependently originated cycle occurs and how we get stuck in perpetuating the sense of unsatisfactoriness and the illusion of an independent permanent self. We’ll also explore two ways to break the cycle.

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