march, 2020

26mar6:00 pm9:00 pmGeshe Samten - Engaging in the Bodhisattva Deeds: Chapter 96:00 pm - 9:00 pm Teacher: Geshe Ngawang Samten Event Type:Class/CoursesLevel:Advanced

Event Details

Unfortunately, the centre is currently closed to students, visitors and volunteers.

We are pleased to announce that we will be presenting these teachings online via live-streaming.

Engaging in the Bodhisattva Deeds: Chapter 9 with Geshe Samten 7.00 – 9.00pm

Note: Session will start at 7pm as there will be no discussion group beforehand

You can also view the full live streaming schedule on our website here

Live Stream Schedule


In this class, Geshe la will focus on the famous wisdom chapter (chapter 9) of Shantideva’s classic text ”Engaging in the Bodhisattva Deeds” on Bodhicitta and the six perfections.  This chapter is a detailed and profound exposition on emptiness, ultimate reality according to Buddhism.

The dialogue takes place between the Madhyamaka school, represented by the author Shantideva, and various other Buddhist and non‐Buddhist schools.

This is an advanced level course on Buddhist philosophy.

Audio recordings of Basic Program subjects taught by Geshe Samten are available on the VI website on our Resources page.

Dates: Thursdays

Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
[Discussion group from 6:00pm – 6:45pm]

Cost: By donation (suggested $15 per class, but no set amount)

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Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

april 2, 2020 6:00 pmapril 9, 2020 6:00 pmapril 23, 2020 6:00 pmapril 30, 2020 6:00 pmmay 7, 2020 6:00 pmmay 14, 2020 6:00 pmmay 21, 2020 6:00 pmmay 28, 2020 6:00 pmjune 4, 2020 6:00 pmjune 11, 2020 6:00 pmjune 18, 2020 6:00 pmjune 25, 2020 6:00 pm


Geshe Ngawang Samten


(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Vajrayana Institute

9 Victoria Square, Ashfield, NSW 2131