september, 2023

wed13sep7:00 PM8:30 PMMeditation & Talk by Venerable Bhikkhuni - Practising in Bhutan: compassion in action7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Metta Centre, Western Sydney, Metta Centre, 2/7-9 Cross Street, Bankstown NSW 2200 Event Organized By: Metta Centre Event Type :Courses/Teachings on BuddhismEvent Region:Online,Western Sydney


Event Details

Speaker: Venerable Bhikkhuni (Gelongma) Pema Deki – Emma Slade (Joining online from Bhutan)

Cost: By Donation

Venerable Bhikkhuni (Gelongma) Pema Deki РEmma Slade will talk about her inspiring journey on the Buddhist path that took her to Bhutan, where she founded the Opening Your Heart Charity to help hundreds of children improve their lives. Through challenges and opportunities, her journey eventually led to an important  and auspicious day of Bhikkhuni ordination that took place for the first time in Bhutan, a historic moment indeed. Venerable Pema will share insights on the Buddhist practice in Bhutan, ways of learning and being taught, the Vajrayana path and putting compassion into practice as a blend of compassion and wisdom becomes the essence of the path to liberation.

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(Wednesday) 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Metta Centre, Western Sydney

Metta Centre, 2/7-9 Cross Street, Bankstown NSW 2200


Metta or phone 02 9708 6200