the four faces of compassion: mary, tara, kwan yin and tinkerbell
Sitting meditation and dharma talk with Rebecca bradshaw
Thursday, August 23 from 5:30-7:00 pm
Join us for a Thursday evening sitting meditation with a special guest. Visiting teacher Rebecca Bradshaw will offer a dharma talk on the "Four Faces of Compassion: Mary, Tara, Kwan Yin and Tinkerbell." Rebecca will explore how connecting with these archetypes can help us deeply understand compassion on a physical, emotional and cellular level.
Rebecca Bradshaw is the guiding teacher of the Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley in Easthampton, Massachusetts, and one of the guiding teachers at the Insight Meditation Society (IMS) in Barre, MA. She has been practicing vipassana meditation since 1983 in the United States and Myanmar (Burma) and teaching since 1993. She completed her dharma teacher training at Insight Meditation Society in Barre, Massachusetts, where she is part of the three-month-retreat teacher team, leads retreats for young adults, and serves as a member of the diversity committee. She also teaches at other locations in the United States and abroad, including Spanish language retreats, bringing a style that explores the convergence of love and wisdom. Rebecca has a master's degree in counseling psychology and is a licensed mental health counselor (LMHC).
COST: By donation. This talk is offered on the basis of dana, a practice of mutual generosity that has been alive since the time of the Buddha. There will be an opportunity to offer a donation to the teacher.
VENUE: Durango Dharma Center, 1800 East 3rd Avenue, Suite 109
REGISTER: No need to register. Please just show up!
QUESTIONS: Please contact Erin Treat at firstname.lastname@example.org.