Workshops and Special Events

Finding Real Happiness Class Begins

Wednesday November 1, 6:30pm - 7:45pm

Learn a simple set of practical tools to help you find and cultivate real happiness. This 5-week series includes a book and CD with guided meditations.

No class Nov. 22nd, Thanksgiving week.

$65.00

Buddhist Perspectives on End of Life Care and Advance Care Planning

Friday November 3, 8:30am - 3:30pm

In this workshop, we will explore practical uses for Buddhist teachings and techniques in the care of people who are dying. Students will learn how and where Buddhism began, how it spread and developed into its major branches, and gain an understanding of foundational Buddhist beliefs. We will examine common Buddhist practice and rituals across traditions that are relevant to end of life care.

$65.00

Buddhist Perspectives on End of Life Care - Morning Only

Friday November 3, 8:30am - 12:30pm

In this workshop, we will explore practical uses for Buddhist teachings and techniques in the care of people who are dying. Students will learn how and where Buddhism began, how it spread and developed into its major branches, and gain an understanding of foundational Buddhist beliefs. We will examine common Buddhist practice and rituals across traditions that are relevant to end of life care.

$40.00

Is Enlightenment Possible? An Introduction.

Friday November 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Is enlightenment possible? Is it probable? If so, how do we get there? Join Domo Geshe Rinpoche in this half day workshop.

You can take this introduction on its own, or add the workshop on Saturday.

$15.00

Is Enlightenment Possible Workshop

Saturday November 11, 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Is enlightenment possible? Is it probable? If so, how do we get there? Join Domo Geshe Rinpoche in this half day workshop.

You can take this workshop on its own, or add the introductory class on Friday night.

$40.00

Tai Chi Qigong for Health and Vitality Workshop

Sunday November 12, 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Harvard Medical School says “This gentle form of exercise can prevent or ease many ills of aging and could be the perfect activity for the rest of your life.”

Learn how to improve your health using simple self massage (acupressure), breathing exercises, and qigong (gentle bending & stretching exercises). Research supports the healing impact of Qigong for asthma, lung problems, heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, IBS, digestive disorders, arthritis, most chronic diseases and compliments cancer treatment. Wear loose clothing. Taught by Kathy Levac RN, MS, MQT.

$25.00

Refuge Retreat

Saturday November 18, 9:00am - 5:30pm

This refuge retreat is a special day set aside to review teachings given by Rinpoche on Vajrayana refuge. The teachings will be viewed on video and sessions will be facilitated by Joyful Path staff. After attendance at this day-long retreat, students have permission to add refuge visualization to their Green Light Meditation practice.

$75.00

Tai Chi Qigong for Health and Vitality Workshop

Sunday December 10, 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Take one or all of the workshops in this series -- second Sunday of most months.

Harvard Medical School says “This gentle form of exercise can prevent or ease many ills of aging and could be the perfect activity for the rest of your life.”

$25.00