Portsmouth Buddhist Center

The Art of Meditation: Loving Kindness

On Thu, 21 August, 2014 - 21:55
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viriyalila
Meditation is really very simple, and it can prove a greatly helpful tool in anyone’s life if they choose to make it a part of what they do. Our next Introductory workshop is on Sunday, September 7, 12-3 pm with Khemavassika. On this workshop participants will learn the ‘Development of Loving Kindness’ (Metta Bhavana) meditation. This is a traditional Buddhist meditation aimed at opening up to greater kindness, love, empathy and compassion. You do not need to be a Buddhist to practice them!

Please let us know if you would like to attend this workshop, email:portsmouth [at] thebuddhistcenter.com

This workshop is offered by donation, $40-20 suggested.

Learning the Art of Meditation leads to:

~ a calmer, more focused mind
~ deeper levels of relaxation
~ greater discipline in concentrating the mind
~ decreasing muscular tension
~ building self-confidence
~ enhancing the immune system
~ greater sense of spaciousness in one’s life
~ transforming negative emotions into positive ones
~ helping to keep things in better perspective
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