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Pujas and Special Events

Tara Institute conducts courses and teachings throughout the year including occasional weekend or one-day courses and other events, all of which are advertised in our monthly newsletter. You can download the latest newsletter, or you can have it sent to you free of charge for a trial period of four months. Please call the office on 03 9596 8900 or email the Tara Institute office if you would like to have it posted to you. If you feel you would like a yearly subscription, then the cost is $33. Scroll down for more information about what is coming up.

For information regarding our monthly Tara Puja and Guru Pujas please click on this link.





Introduction to Buddhist Meditation

Philosophical tools to help you deal with everyday challenges - suitable for beginners and older students alike

Mondays ~ 8pm to 9pm
•1, 7, 14, 21 & 28 April

GesheDogaSmilingThroneStudy Group

An in-depth study into classical Buddhist texts; suitable for those with a reasonable understanding of Buddhist philosophy.

Tuesdays ~ 7.45pm to 9.45pm

GDoga 02abAn Evening with Geshe Doga

Practical instructions for daily life
The Middle Lam Rim—a text by Lama Je Tsong Khapa -Suitable for everyone

Wednesdays ~ 8pm to 9pm

16 Arthats Puja for Geshe Doga's Long Life

Sunday 6th April at 6pm

Everyone is welcome

Annual Easter Retreat

Friday April 18th 9am until

Monday April 21st after lunch

Bookings are essential

One Day Course with Geshe Doga

Developing Bodhicitta through exchanging self with others

Sunday May 18th - 9am to 5pm

Bookings are essential

Lama Zopa in Australia 2014

13 September to
23 October
 
CPMT Meeting and Retreat

Donations 

practising generosity

Bequests

Dharma Quote

Why is it so important to know the nature of our own mind? Since we all want happiness, enjoyment, peace and satisfaction and these things do not come from ice-cream but from wisdom and the mind, we have to understand what our mind is and how it works.

 Lama Thubten Yeshe