Explore these practices to open the heart. The four Heavenly Abodes are Loving Kindness, Compassion, Joy, and Equanimity. These four practices have been linked to true love, a way out of all of the unhealthy emotions and attachments that keep us unhappy. These practices are the very nature of an enlightened person, a person who sees the world with love for all beings and everything. Come to learn the beauty and peace of these teachings and experience meditations that will help you develop these practices. We will cover each one of these heavenly abodes on separate days over four Monday sessions.
Date & Time: Four Mondays, from 10am to 2pm
Part 1: Loving Kindness, Sept. 10
Part 2: Compassion, Oct. 8
Part 3: Joy, Nov. 12
Part 4: Equanimity, Dec. 10
Presenters: Fernando Camacho, Janet Reale, Maeve Eng-Wong
Fee: $40 per session
About the Presenter
Fernando Camacho, MD is an ordained lay Buddhist priest of the Dharma Teacher Order, a Western group of Vietnamese Zen lineage committed to developing ecumenical bridges and relationships across all religious traditions. Fernando is also a practicing medical oncologist in the Bronx and is the Director of the Community Oncology Program of the Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care.