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Venerable Robina Courtin
February 23-26, 2018

Venerable Robina Courtin
Ven. Robina Courtin was ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun in 1977. Since then, she has been traveling, teaching and bringing the Dharma to people around the world. Ven. Robina has served as editorial director of Wisdom Publications and editor of FPMTs international journal Mandala. She founded the Liberation Prison Project in 1996, offering spiritual advice, teachings, books and materials to people in prison interested in exploring, studying and practicing Buddhism. She also has led Chasing Buddha pilgrimages to Buddhist holy sites in India, Nepal & Tibet.

For more information, please visit robinacourtin.com
Teaching Schedule

Friday February 23 7pm
Public Talk: The Value of Cherishing Others

When we recognize the short-comings of cherishing the self and the benefits of cherishing others, we can begin to experience genuine happiness. We can follow a logical process to learn that we will not find happiness through ourselves, but rather through cherishing others.

Saturday February 24
10am-Noon, 1-3 pm and
Sunday February 25
Weekend Workshop: The Workshop is the Mind

We all have extraordinary potential to cultivate our minds. We have the potential to lessen fear, depression, anxiety, neediness, low self-esteem and to grow love, contentment, compassion, clarity, courage and other positive qualities. This potential exists in our minds. In this two-day workshop, Venerable Robina explores the nature of the mind and its importance in the study and practice of Buddhism.

Monday February 26 7 pm
Public Talk: The Value of Cherishing Others

The main reason we cant cope with problems is because of our attachment, a deep emotional hunger for things to be the way we want them. Attachment cant stand it when things go wrong. When this happens, aversion arises the entire spectrum from anger to depression and despair. But we can learn to get in touch with it, understand it, and counteract it. The result? Courage, contentment, and fearlessness.

Teachings take place at Missoula Area Chamber of Commerce
Kathy Ogren Room
825 East Front Street, Missoula

Click here for the flyer for the teachings

Suggested Donations:
$20 for each event
$75 for all events

Suggested donations cover expenses and offering to the Teacher. There is no charge for the Dharma. If you need financial assistance to attend, sponsorships may be available as well as service to the center in exchange for attendance.

Anyone is welcome to attend any event!

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