COMPASSION IN A TRASH FIRE
a.k.a. WORKING WITH STRONG EMOTIONS IN A DARK AGE
a.k.a. How to stay sane in the midst of turbulent, divisive and aggressive times.
a new online five-week course
Now more than ever, people are reporting feelings of overwhelm, heartbreak and anxiety. But meditation can help.
Join in a small and supportive community for five weeks to study teachings that help us with our own suffering, the pain that exists in our relationships with others, and societal suffering overall. In this course you also learn five meditation techniques to add to your tool-belt so we can cultivate mindfulness and compassion and live those principles as part of our daily life:
RAIN emotions practice
open awareness emotions meditation
loving-kindness for yourself
loving-kindness for all beings
This class takes place on Tuesdays, October 8th-November 5th, 7-8:30pm EST. All classes will be recorded for later viewing should you wish to not join live on Zoom.
Week 1: Making a Daily Choice - Do I Want to Be Happy or Do I Want to Be Stressed?
Week 2: Relating to our Heartbreak and Seeing Our Way Through
Week 3: Listening to and Learning from our Emotions
Week 4: Why Self-Care Isn’t Selfish: Developing Love for Ourselves
Week 5: Offering Love to Those We Like, Those We Don’t, and Society Overall
Each class includes a guided meditation, a talk, and group discussion to address your questions on the material.
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Early bird pricing ends Sept. 15th