Tuesdays ~ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

How to Understand the Mind

May 2 to Jul 10

Gen Kelsang Rinzin

Taught by Gen Kelsang Rinzin

Course Descriptions

How to Understand the Mind

How to Understand the Mind

Tuesdays at 7:00pm

Update: January 23, 2018 we will begin the section on meditation.

"...a detailed explanation of meditation, showing how by controlling and transforming our mind we can attain a lasting state of joy, independent of external conditions."

This new book by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso offers us deep insight into our mind and how it works. It is a practical guide to developing a light, positive attitude – showing how to recognize and abandon states of mind that harm us, and to cultivate peaceful, positive states of mind that bring us happiness.

Benefits
In this course, you will learn how to replace negative states mind with beneficial ones. You’ll gain insight into the different types of mind and develop a deep understanding of meditation, bringing all you’ve learned about the mind into your practice. You’ll be able to use the insight you gain from the course to be happier, and to improve your life and the lives of others.

Enrollment
In general, one may enroll at any time, and you may try two classes before enrolling. Particular class days are more conducive as 'trial days' so please contact Heruka Center for a good day to come. If you decide to join us you can enroll right after the second trial class.

When: Class meets once a week, Tuesdays at 7:00pm

Cost: $60/month makes you a Supporting Member. For that cost, you get access to all the Foundation Program classes and recordings, as well as free access to all drop-in meditation classes, free access to many retreats at the center, and 1/2 price on all other events at Heruka Center.

Dates:

Class schedule
January 23

Begin new section!
Meditation: Our Precious Human Life

30

Death

February 6

The Preliminary Practices

13

Lower Realms

20

Refuge

27

Karma

Friday, March 2

Discussion over Initial Scope

6

Renunciation

13

Renunciation

20

Recognize, Reduce, and Abandon our Delusions

27

Follow True Paths

April 3

Attain Cessations

10

OSG

Thursday, April 12

Discussion of Intermediate Scope

17

Cherishing Others

24

Universal Compassion

May 1

NO CLASS: US Festival

8

Bodhichitta

15

The Six Perfections

22

Yogic Direct Perceivers

May 29

Melodious Drum

June 5

Discussion over Great Scope

12

NO CLASS

19

Exam



Location ~ Fort Collins  

Heruka Buddhist Center

149 W Harvard St, Suite 102
Fort Collins, CO 80525

Tips on getting here

We are just off of College Ave. Harvard is two lights north of the mall, or the first light south of Drake. Go west one block to McClelland, turn south, and then immediately turn into the parking lot.

NOTE: Parking is on the south side of the building, and entrance is not from Harvard St., but McClelland Dr.



Fort Collins ~ Heruka Buddhist Center