Confusion and Truth: An Evening of Inquiry

with Acharya Melissa Moore

September 12th

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    Price:
  • $20 Program Price
  • $30 Patron Price
  • $15 Other Price
Room: Main Shrine Room
Of the Two Witnesses, Hold the Principal One.
—Atisha
 
This slogan from Atisha, an 11th CE Buddhist Teacher, points to the necessary differentiation that is needed when there are competing truths—and when we experience confusion around what is true for us. We live in a time of conflicting truths, fake news, and journalistic sensationalism. It's hard to hold to our own compass of what's right and wrong, and whats true and not true.
 
Come explore the nuance of this Buddhist slogan in an evening of reflection and inquiry as we work towards finding our own innate truth and how to walk the Buddhist path in uncertain times.
 
Acharya Melissa Moore, Ph.D. is the founding Executive Director of Karuna Training, a 3-year certificate in Contemplative Psychology. She has dedicated her life to the Shambhala lineage and to practice and study of the Buddhadharma.
 
Cost
Program Price: $20
Patron Price: $30 (supports those who cannot afford to pay full price)
Limited Income: $15
 
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