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Why Buddhism? A secular perspective

with Renate Ogilvie

‘Why Buddhism? – A Secular Perspective’, addressing secular ethics according to His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The current discussion seems to be more and more about religion becoming a personal pursuit for the few, and ethics of increasing interest.

Date & time: Friday 8 September; 7-9pm

Cost: $30/27 for VI members;

or with weekend teaching Living Life to the Fullest: Freedom through Self Acceptance $180/$160 for VI members





About the Teacher

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Renate Ogilvie is a psychotherapist in private practice.

She has been teaching Tibetan Buddhism for 26 years, at the request of her teacher Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche.

His recent teachings on greater emphasis on experiential practice inspired Renate to focus on non-judgmental techniques.

The aim is to relax and transform the Western mind, and to prepare us to cope with the problems of living in an increasingly perplexing and demanding reality.




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