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Date: 28 October 2016
Time: 7pm to 9pm
Venue: Tai Pei Buddhist Centre, 2 Lavender Street, Singapore 338823
Topic: "Mindfulness and Emotional Management in Daily Life"
This talk is jointly organised by Buddhist Fellowship and Dhammadownload.com.
Admission is free. We encourage participants to donate generously to cover costs and expenses.
All are welcomed. Pls invite your family and friends along.
Please note that the talk starts at 7pm sharp.
Emotions affect the way we choose to live our lives, conduct business and interact with others. Our Emotional Intelligence determines how happy, peaceful and successful we are. Drawing on the Buddha's teachings, the Dhamma talk would cover how the human mind can be purified, and how certain emotions arise from a defiled mind and can be managed, while certain emotions arise from a bright, energetic mind and can be encouraged. Emotional Management is a wholesome skill (Kusala) that requires effort and attention to develop.
Ven. Dr. K. Dhammasami
A monk for more than 30 years, Ven. Dr. Khammai Dhammasami is a Buddhist chaplain at Oxford University, where he graduated with a doctorate degree. Ven. Dhammasami is abbot of the Oxford Buddha Vihara, which has a branch in Singapore, and regularly teaches in Europe, Thailand and Myanmar. Combining his experiences in the West with Buddhist tradition, Ven. Dhammasami has taught classes on Emotional Management, drawing on Buddhist mindfulness practices and modern psychology.
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BUDDHIST FELLOWSHIP (BF) is a non-sectarian Buddhist organisation. Our membership consists of like-minded Buddhists from various traditions who share the Buddha Dhamma to promote the path of higher happiness and spiritual fellowship.
Recognising how the world has changed and yet the Dhamma remains relevant, Buddhist Fellowship strives to ensure that the Dhamma is propagated in contemporary language and forms.
Buddhist Fellowship prides itself in being an organisation that dares to be different, embarking on new, revoluntionary projects and activities that benefit the community and constantly striving to meet the needs of its members.
Recognising the need to start Dhamma education from young, Buddhist Fellowship has three programs to cater from pre-school to 25 years. The programs are led by Exco members and volunteers.
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