Exploring the Path (Weekend 1)
September 17 @ 10:00 am - September 18 @ 3:30 pm
About the Course
Jamyang Buddhist Centre London is currently midway through its current cycle of Exploring Buddhism, an in-depth study programme on Buddhist philosophy and practice that has been designed by FPMT. Although registration for full enrolment has closed, we are opening up each subject to Observer students. Observers will be able to watch the teachings via a private YouTube link.
Please do not register if you are already fully-enrolled as an Exploring Buddhism student.
PLEASE NOTE: Recordings of these teachings be available for a limited time after the live teachings.
About this subject
In Exploring the Path, students will navigate the graduated stages of development that lead the Buddhist practitioner towards full enlightenment, which is characterised by the elimination of all suffering and disturbing states of mind, and the development of all qualities, such as wisdom, compassion, love and fearlessness.
Is this for me?
Students will derive the greatest benefit if they have some familiarity with fundamental Buddhists concepts, for example: by having attended one of the introductory or foundational FPMT programmes, such as Discovering Buddhism.
- Saturday & Sunday | 10:00 – 15:30
Finish times are provisional. Please allow a degree of flexibility, as teachings may occasionally run over.
About Geshe Namdak
Geshe Tenzin Namdak first worked as an environmental researcher having graduated in hydrology from Van Hall Larenstein University, The Netherlands. He started studying Buddhism at Maitreya Institute in 1993 and took ordination from His Holiness the Dalai Lama before engaging in his formal studies in Buddhist philosophy and psychology at Sera Jey Monastic University, South India, in 1997. He completed the entire twenty-year Geshe program at Sera Jey in 2017 and the traditional one-year Vajrayana study program at Gyume Tantric College in January 2019, the first Westerner to do so. Currently, he is the resident teacher at Jamyang Buddhist Centre, London, and teaches worldwide. Because of his deep interest and background in science, and as a member of Sera Jey’s Education Department, he spoke on and organised various dialogues and conferences on contemporary science and ancient Buddhist contemplative wisdom of the mind and its philosophy.
How to join
Please register for the event below to receive the private YouTube links.
Please do not register here if you are already fully-enrolled as a Exploring Buddhism student.
About our generosity model
No one will be turned away because of lack of funds. If the existing tier options are not accessible for you, please email [email protected] to request additional financial support. Everyone is welcome, regardless of what you can pay. We want to help find a pricing plan that is workable for your situation.