Sunday 19 April, 1:00pm - 5:30pm | Camden Centre, King's Cross, London
In this Free Talk, Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong will explain how we can take control of our life by transforming life’s adversities into positive, enriching experiences. She will explain how we can use practical Buddhist wisdom to gain the confidence and strength that frees us from fear.
Gen-la Dekyong is a Kadampa Buddhist nun who is an internationally renowned meditation teacher. She has devoted her life to helping others and has a deep understanding of the problems we face in this modern world. Her teachings show how we can solve these problems by developing the capacity of our mind through meditation and other spiritual practices.
Due to the popularity of the event Gen-la has kindly agreed to give the talk at 1pm and then again at 4pm so that the maximum number of people can attend. Early booking is advised. Register in advance online, by phone or by posting this form to Heruka Kadampa Meditation Centre (KMC). You can also turn up on the day. Everyone is welcome.
Free Talk 1 (fully booked)
12.00pm: Doors open
1.00pm – 2.30pm: Talk & meditation
Free Talk 2
3.00pm: Doors open
4.00pm – 5.30pm: Talk & meditation
Support this event if you are unable to attend
This event is free and is only possible through people’s kind and generous donations to cover the costs. You can support this event by making a donation. Any profits from the event will go to the International Temples Project.
These talks are suitable for everyone. They will be based on Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s highly acclaimed book, Modern Buddhism, a special presentation of Buddha’s teachings designed especially for the people of the modern world. For a free download of the book visit emodernbuddhism.com.
This free talk will be followed by a special day event ‘Stop worrying, Start living’ with Resident Teacher Kadam John McBretney on Saturday 25 April at Heruka Kadampa Meditation Centre, Golders Green.
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Directions from King’s Cross underground
From the platform at King’s Cross follow the signs for “Euston Road” and once through the ticket barriers, turn left at the main tube ticket office. Head for the “Euston Road (South side)” exit and turn right up the stairs. At street level, after the library turn left at the sign for the event and the venue is just around the corner to your right. picture of the turning from Euston Road.
Directions from St Pancras overground
From St Pancras, take signs to King’s Cross underground. Once you are outside, instead of crossing over to the tube station, take a right to Euston Road. Once at the traffic lights, cross over Euston Road and turn right. Turn left at the sign on your left after the library and the venue is just around the corner to your right. See picture of the turning from Euston Road.
Camden Centre, Bidborough Street entrance, King's Cross, London WC1H 9AU