with Ven. Robina Courtin
Saturday, August 3
Sunday, August 4
10:00am – 5:00pm
As His Holiness Dalai Lama says "all human beings have an innate desire to be happy and overcome suffering." Isn't that the truth? Join us to hear teachings on how to find this ultimate freedom and happiness for your life and to benefit others.
The weekend will consist of teachings, meditation and time for group discussions.
Ven. Robina's direct, practical and awakening approach is not to be missed!
Since ordaining as a nun in 1978 Ven. Robina has worked full time for Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche, and their Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition.
Over the years she has served as editorial director of Wisdom Publications, editor of Mandala Magazine, executive director of Liberation Prison Project, and as a touring teacher of Buddhism.
In 2001, Courtin created Chasing Buddha Pilgrimage, which lead pilgrimages to Buddhist holy sites in India, Nepal, and Tibet to raise money for the Liberation Prison Project, an association engaged for the Tibetan cause.
Known for her extraordinary energy and fiery compassion, Ven. Robina's life and work have been the subject of documentary films Chasing Buddha and Key to Freedom.