Diamond Way Buddhist Group Vancouver Island belongs to an international non-profit network of over 600 lay Diamond Way Buddhist centers of the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, founded by Lama Ole Nydahl and under the spiritual guidance of H.H. the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Trinley Thaye Dorje.
Diamond Way Buddhism offers practical and effective methods to realize mind’s inherent richness for the benefit of all. With an accessible and modern style, it works with people’s confidence and desire, using every situation in life to develop fearlessness and joy. We always present a basic introduction for newcomers, and the meditations are guided in English.
Free Public Meditation and Introduction to Buddhism.
Monday February 20, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.
Held at Studio 553 (http://studio553.ca) Go through the red door and head up the stairs to the 3rd floor.
Our program will consist of an introduction to Buddhism followed by a guided meditation. The meditation is the Guru Yoga meditation on the 16th Karmapa and is guided in English. It generally lasts around 30 minutes. Newcomers are welcome and encouraged to ask questions. Afterwards everyone is invited to join us for tea.