News & Views
News & Views
Awakening Mind and Opening Heart: Sunday Meditation Practice & Study Group, Orange County
19 Jan 2014
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
115 Via Mentone, Newport Beach, CA 92663
New Sunday Afternoon Meditation Practice
in Orange County
Awakening the Mind and Opening the Heart
on Lido Isle in Newport Beach
his weekly session explores different as
meditation practice from those covered in the regular Tuesday evening meetings
As usual, we will practice in the Dzogchen tradition of Nyoshul Khenpo Rinpoche and Lama Surya Das.
This weekend we are starting a new series
: Awakening the Mind and Opening the Heart
, based on the mind training and attitude transformation teachings of the Tibetan lineage.
An introduction to these teachings can be found in Lama Surya's book Awakening the Buddha Within (under Step Two: Right Intentions) at Page 151.
This week we will start with an
, before beginning to examine and practice these extraordinarily skillful ways of transformation in our lives.
This session is a wonderful opportunity for discussion and meditation practice in a group setting, and to connect with this timeless contemplative tradition
in a deeper way through study of texts from this lineage of teachers.
It is entirely appropriate for those new to meditation, as well as those more experienced
This activity is offered free of charge, and is open to all.
Directions to Meditation Group
For map and directions, please click here
There are chairs available. If you prefer to sit on the floor, please bring a cushion or whatever else you need in order to be comfortable.
About the Group: We are a local group guided by Dzogchen Center national assistant teachers Daniela Coriat and Christopher Coriat under the spiritual direction of best-selling author
Lama Surya Das
. Further information is available on the
Dzogchen Center Southern California website