Bodhichitta Centre – Wed Morning

Weekly Drop In Class


Bodhichitta Kadampa Buddhist Centre
Wednesdays 11am – 12 pm

January 10 – January 31, 2018
Bodhichitta Buddhist Centre
970 Blanshard Street, Victoria, BC

Introduction to Buddhist Wisdom:
Practices to help you change your attitude and achieve a happier, more fulfilled life

Find out how to use ancient Buddhist wisdom to change old habits, overcome worry and stress, improve relationships and discover your limitless potential.

We can do this through training in meditation. Meditation makes our mind peaceful, and when our mind is peaceful we are happy, even if our external conditions are challenging or difficult.

Drop-in Classes. Join at any time.

Everyone is welcome to learn more about meditation and positive thinking.
Each class includes a brief teaching, guided meditation, and time for questions. Seating is on chairs or cushions and no special clothing or pre-registration is required.

$10 drop in or $40 for 5 classes
Free for Centre Card holders.


January 8, 15, 22    –   Choose Happiness
Everyone has the capacity to tap into an endless supply of inner peace and happiness. Modern Buddhism presents the meditations and the techniques that we need in order to achieve. We can learn to choose happiness throughout our life by applying methods that free us from negative emotions, making joy, happiness and meaning our everyday reality.

Mariem Martinson is a member of the Teacher Training Program at the Bodhichitta Buddhist Centre. She has been active in the Kadampa community for many years and been leading lunchtime meditations and leading study groups for the past 5 years. Her knowledge of dharma is vast.

Bodhichitta Buddhist Centre
970 Blanshard Street
Victoria, BC

Located on Blanshard between Broughton and Courtney, just next to the Central Library with the parking garage underneath. Close to bus lines on Fort and Douglas.

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$10 per class
Discount $40 for 5 classes
Free for Centre Card holders.

No need to pre-register.
Drop in at any time during the series.

We are a registered, non-profit, charitable organization.
All class fees and donations are used to support the spiritual activities of Bodhichitta Buddhist Centre.

Do I have to be a Buddhist to benefit from meditation?
No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind. Buddhists respect all people and are happy to help anyone regardless of whether they subscribe to another faith, or to none.

Do I need to have experience in meditation or Buddhism to attend the classes?
No. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

What do I need to bring to class?
Nothing in particular; however, if you wish to take notes bring a pen and notepad.

How should I dress for class?
No special clothing is required. We recommend wearing something comfortable.