Connecting With Amitabha Buddha Dharma Talk

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The practice of reciting Amitabha Buddha’s name to attain rebirth in Pureland is synonymous with Chinese Buddhism. Join Venerable Thubten Chodron as she touches on Amitabha Buddha practice from the perspective of Tibetan and Chinese Buddhist traditions to uncover its essence beyond apparent differences.

Connecting With Amitabha Buddha Dharma Talk
Date: 20 December 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 7.30pm – 9.30pm
Venue: Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery | Venerable Hong Choon Memorial Hall | Level 1 | Classroom 9 (Subjected to changes, registered participants will be notified in advance)
Fee: Free (Registration required)
Registration Closing Date: 15 December 2017 or when fully registered
To Register:
1) Online registration: http://bit.do/cabreg
2) Reception Office @ KMSPKS | 9am – 4pm (Please bring along your NRIC to register)
3) Awareness Hub | 11.30am – 6pm
Enquiry: 6849 5300 | sed@kmspks.org  | POSTER
Please call 6849 5300 or email sed@kmspks.org for more enquiries.

Teacher Profile :
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Venerable Thubten Chodron
is an author, teacher, and the founder and abbess of Sravasti Abbey, one of the first Tibetan Buddhist training monasteries for Western nuns and monks in the US. She graduated from UCLA, and did graduate work in education at USC. Ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun in 1977, she has studied extensively with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tsenzhap Serkong Rinpoche, and Kyabje Zopa Rinpoche. She received full ordination as a bhikshuni in 1986.

Ven. Chodron teaches worldwide and is known for her practical (and humorous!) explanations of how to apply Buddhist teachings in daily life. She is also involved in prison outreach and interfaith dialogue.

She has published many books on Buddhist philosophy and meditation, and is currently co-authoring with His Holiness the Dalai Lama a multi-volume series of teachings on the Buddhist path, The Library of Wisdom and Compassion. The first volume, Approaching the Buddhist Path, is available August 2017. Visit thubtenchodron.org for a media library of her teachings, and sravasti.org to learn more about Sravasti Abbey.