“With realization of one’s own potential and self-confidence in one’s ability,
one can build a better world. ” His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Our practice is not limited to our time in meditation or on the cushion. Often our most beneficial practice is what we do when we are off the cushion. Our real practice is in every breath we take and manifests in every action we make. When we practice Dharma, we can see the situations in our lives clearly and respond to them in a way that is beneficial to ourselves and others. Rather than doing your practice, let your life be your practice.
Every Wednesday the Way of Compassion Dharma Center offers a meditation and Dharma talk facilitated by John (Chophel) Bruna. The teaching is at our center in Carbondale, Colorado and is also broadcast live below.
Format: We start with a 24 minute meditation and then have a teaching for about an hour. Currently we are on the Seven-Point Mind Training text.
Time: Wednesdays, 6:00 pm Mountain Time. The 2nd Wednesday of each month we have pot luck meal after the teaching. Bring something to share and enjoy our supportive community. Contact Shannon at email@example.com or 970-510-0583 with any questions.
Location: Third Street Center, 520 S. 3rd Street, Suite 28, Carbondale, Colorado.
* While John is away, we will still gather for Wednesday night teachings and watch some incredible teachings by the precious Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo. If you cannot attend in person, we strongly encourage you to watch from home. The links to the teachings are below:
Wednesday, October 17th – Jestunma Tenzin Palmo Lojong 1
Wednesday, October 25th – Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo Lojong 2
Gunnison Group: A group meets at the Here & Now Center, 115 S. Colorado ST. They have cushions, blankets and chairs. All are welcome. Questions – contact Dusty (970) 641-3898.
To see archived videos of our Wednesday teachings click here – Video Archive.