A four-week introduction to meditation and Buddhist philosophy series, from Sunday 3 February to Sunday 24 February, will be conducted by highly experienced Tibetan Buddhist teacher, Michael Joseph.
This series will provide you with the tools for your own mindfulness and meditation practice. It introduces concepts that explore the nature of mind, the causes of unhappiness and how to counter them, and the causes of happiness and how to cultivate them.
About the teacher:
Michael was a student of the famous scholar and yogi Geshe Acharya Thubten Loden from 1977 until Geshe-la’s passing in 2011. During that time Michael received teachings from Geshe-la on many of the great Tibetan Buddhist texts. He has been teaching Buddhism and leading meditation retreats since 1981. Michael also studied from His Holiness the Dalai Lama, His Holiness Trijang Rinpoche, and his eminence Zasep Tulku Rinpoche. Trained in mathematics and physics, Michael has worked as a consultant with many of Australia’s largest corporations. He brings an analytical and scientific approach to his explanation of Buddhist meditation and principles.