Reality Check: Getting it Right

with Naimah Hassan

7:00 – 8:00pm

$10 | Free for Supporting Members
Drop-ins welcome; pre-registration not required.

Kadampa Meditation Center NYC
127 West 24th Street, New York, NY
(Entrance on street-level, between 6th and 7th Ave.)

Naimah Hassan, Buddhist Meditation Teacher

We could all use a Reality Check now and then. In this class, we examine the specific issues that we’re dealing with in our daily lives and then begin working on how to fix them. We’ll see that by making our meditations specific and personal, we can make swift progress

Through teachings, meditations and engaged Q & A and discussions, each class helps us to sharpen the tools we need for becoming more mindful of what exactly is going on both around us and within us. “Why are we here and how can we become truly happier?” A good Reality Check will help us uncover the extremely empowering answers to those questions.

Studying the stages of the path know as the Lamrim: a special arrangement of Buddha’s teachings that is easy to understand and put into practice.

  • May 7: Remembering we have a Precious Human Life
  • May 14: Death and Impermanence
  • May 21: Refuge Practice
  • May 28: Actions and their Effects (with guest teacher, Woo Cho)
  • June 4: Developing Renunciation for Samsara
  • June 11: Developing Equanimity for others
  • June 18: Recognizing that all Living Beings are our Mothers
  • June 25: Equalizing Self with Others

Everyone Welcome

Although it’s most beneficial to engage in the whole series, you are welcome to drop in for an individual class whenever you wish.

 

Weekly General Program guided meditations and Buddhist teachings are suitable for both beginners and more advanced meditation practitioners. General meditation classes are given as a series, but can also be taken individually.

Classes are held every week unless otherwise stated.

No special clothing is required. No pre-registration required. We provide chairs and cushions to sit on.

 

 

About Kadampa Meditation Center NYC

Located in the heart of Chelsea, Kadampa Meditation Center NYC provides meditation classes and teachings throughout NYC and the greater New York area.

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We offer evening meditation classes on Mondays, TuesdaysWednesdaysThursdays, and Fridays, and morning meditation classes on Tuesdays and Sundays that are suitable for newcomers. Our lunchtime meditations and after-work meditations are only a half-hour long and a great way to get a taste of meditation. We also have a monthly introductory classes, Learn the Fundamentals of Buddhist Meditation, and on occasional weekends, as well as regular day and weekend meditation courses and retreats.