We are very pleased to announce the dates of the following teachers at the Rigpa NYC center:
Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche: August 21
Phakchok Rinpoche: September 2
Ringu Tulku Rinpoche: October 23
All teachings at 7pm. Details to follow as we get closer to each teaching date.
Meditation: Buddhism, Science and Common Sense
A slightly irreverent look at modern science and Buddhism by Erric Solomon
Buddha explained in the sutras that anxiety, fear and suffering arise when our minds are overpowered by thoughts and emotions. Now, more than 2500 years later, modern science appears to be coming to a similar conclusion.
Thursday August 7, 7pm. For more information and registration, see here.
We all want to be happy.
But often the relentless pace and challenges of life make it impossible to know where to look for happiness. Through the wisdom of meditation, however, we can find peace and contentment.
4 Thursdays, starting September 4. For more information see here.
From Academy Award-nominated director Roko Belic, Happy takes us on a journey from the swamps of Louisiana to the slums of Kolkata in search of what really makes people happy.
July 25, 7pm.
For more information see here.
For a listing of upcoming events and courses, visit our calendar.