Sunday Morning Class at KMC South Carolina

Sundays, 10:30am – 11:45am
August 20 – September 17
with Resident Teacher, Kelsang Tabkay
at KMC South Carolina (2999 Sunset Blvd., Suite 101, W. Columbia, SC 29169)
$10 or $5 students/seniors or $15/family

It is easy to take our time for granted and to get swept up in stress, discouragement, and busyness. If we take the time, we can learn to transform these habits of mind into feelings of genuine peace, satisfaction, and joy with simple meditation practices.

In this series, you will learn to grow your wisdom and happiness so we can wake up smiling and stay that way.

Each class is drop-in and is suitable for beginners. Everyone is welcome.

We’re Family Friendly! 

We have a kid’s class in conjunction with our adult’s class and a video link of the teaching is available in a family area for parents with babies and smaller children.

About the Teacher

Kelsang TabkayKelsang Tabkay is an American Buddhist monk and the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center South Carolina. He has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for many years. Tabkay travels regularly throughout the Southeast, presenting Buddhism and meditation in an accessible and clear way, dedicating himself to bringing peace into the hearts of others. He previously served as the Education Program Coordinator at KMC South Carolina.

Upcoming Series:


Sundays, 10:30am – 11:45am
September 24 – October 22
with Resident Teacher, Kelsang Tabkay
at KMC South Carolina (2999 Sunset Blvd., Suite 101, W. Columbia, SC 29169)
$10 or $5 students/seniors or $15/family

We have so many fears these days: fears for ourselves, our family and friends, and for our world. Sometimes these fears are manifest and sometimes they are beneath the surface, giving rise to anxiety and insecurity. What do we turn to protect us from fear and anxiety? What can we rely upon? According to Buddha’s teachings it is possible to transcend our fears and attain a state of fearlessness. But this can only be accomplished through investigating them and uncovering their source in our own uncontrolled and painful minds.

In this series, Kelsang Tabkay will guide us in the process of learning to transform our fears and anxieties into an energizing force that takes us towards a state of fearlessness. In particular, through transforming our fears into joyful, positive minds we will learn to create excellent conditions that are the opposite to those we fear!

Class Schedule:

September 24 – The Power of Acceptance

October 1 – Removing Fear of Conflict, Creating Harmony

October 8 – Removing Fear of Humiliation, Creating Respect

October 15 – Removing the Basis of All Fear (Special class in conjunction with the Vajrasattva Empowerment weekend)

October 22 – Removing Fear of Destitution, Creating Abundance

Venue

Kadampa Meditation Center South Carolina

2999 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia 29169

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