Free Public Talk: Peaceful Mind, Happy Life, Fri Oct 19th, 7-8pm

When we learn how to gain the power to create a peaceful mind, our mind naturally becomes happy. 

By putting Buddha’s teachings into practice, we will develop the capacity to remain peaceful even when problems arise, and our happiness will no longer be disturbed by the ups and downs of daily life. If we keep practicing, eventually we will be able to remain happy even in the midst of difficulties such as severe pain and loss of loved ones. Everyone is Welcome!

The talk will be followed by hors d’oeuvres.

Cost: Free!

No need to register, walk-ins are welcome!

Gen chogden croppedTEACHER GEN CHOGDEN: Gen Kelsang Chogden is an American Buddhist nun and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Maryland. Gen Chogden has been practicing Kadampa Buddhism for almost 20 years under Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, who gave her the title “Gen” indicating that she is a senior ordained teacher of the Kadampa Tradition.
Gen Chogden’s compassionate activities of teaching, guiding, and inspiring those around her are the result of her deep faith, clear wisdom, and heartfelt concern for others that brings true sincerity and humility to her life as a spiritual teacher.
Her teachings are always practical and easy to apply to everyday life. Through her gentle and joyful approach and her peaceful example, she has helped many people find true happiness in their hearts.