october, 2019

19oct(oct 19)9:30 am20(oct 20)4:30 pmFeaturedThe Wisdom of Forgiveness with Renate Ogilvie9:30 am - 4:30 pm (20)

Event Details

This workshop offers effective, practical methods of unburdening ourselves of the sediment of anger, regret, guilt, fear and resentment.  Led by psychotherapist Renate Ogilvie, the workshop investigates the liberating wisdom of forgiveness and compassion in dealing with our unfinished business.
This is an opportunity to let go of the past and reclaim our life, by learning how to ask for forgiveness, and how to offer it to others with an open heart.
All welcome.

Date & Time: 19th & 20th October 9:30am – 4:30pm

Renate will also be doing a public talk on Friday the 18th October at 7pm at Vajrayana

Buddhism in the West with Renate Ogilvie

Cost: $140/$125 for Friday’s public talk and weekend workshop; Saturday only $80/$70. Attendance for Sunday only is not permitted.

Morning tea will be provided but please BYO lunch or a plate to share with the group.

At VI we aim to make Dharma teachings as accessible as possible, so if you wish to attend but are unable to afford the full cost of classes at this time please email spc@vajrayana.com.au


Renate Ogilvie is a Buddhist psychotherapist in private practice. After a career in publishing in London she took a degree in existential psychotherapy and counselling and migrated to Australia where she met Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 1990.He instructed her to teach and educate which she has done in various Australian centres, as well as abroad. She has been teaching at VI for over twenty years, and welcomes the opportunity to return.

Renate aims to apply the ancient wisdom of Buddhism to the problems of modern life.
She lives with her cat Chimi on the Sunshine Coast, close to Chenrezig Institute.



19 (Saturday) 9:30 am - 20 (Sunday) 4:30 pm


Vajrayana Institute

9 Victoria Square, Ashfield, NSW 2131