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“What No one Tells you about Love,” a Valentine’s Day Public Workshop
February 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
“What No one Tells you about Love,” a Special Valentine’s Day Public Workshop will take place in Port Jervis on Friday, February 14th, 7pm – 8:30pm at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church 31 Main Street, Port Jervis, New York, presented by Kadampa Meditation Center New York.
We all wish for good relationships in our lives, but relationships between couples, parents and children, or friends often suffer from misunderstandings, unrealistic expectations and conflict. We love each other, and yet we are not always happy together. This is because we do not understand the real nature of love and how to practically improve our love in our close relationships.
In this workshop you will receive simple and practical advice about how to find meaning and enjoyment in all of your relationships. By keeping this practical and timeless advice in our heart, we will learn to be happy in the company of our partner, family, friends and co-workers — anyone we might encounter.
Everyone is welcome, we sit in chars and no experience is necessary. Class is $10, no per-registration is needed, just drop in. Light refreshments. For more information call 845-856-9000 or visit KadampaNewYork.org.
Weekly meditation classes in Port Jervis are also offered every Sunday at Empowering Port Jervis by Kadampa Meditation Center New York. The public is invited every Sunday for a beginner friendly meditation class from 11:00am to 12:30pm, at Empowering Port Jervis, 11 Fowler St, Port Jervis, NY 12771. Classes include guided meditation, a short teaching and time for discussion. In these weekly classes, we look at how to begin and make progress in our meditation practice. Meditation is a habit. Whether this habit sticks or not depends on what techniques we use to keep our effort and joy going. Feel free to drop into any or all of these classes to learn how to find really peace and happiness through meditation. Everyone welcome! The weekly Sunday class is by donation, no registration needed, just drop in.
Kadampa Meditation Center New York is located in Sullivan County at 47 Sweeney Road, Glen Spey, NY 12737. Kadampa Meditation Center New York offers meditation classes, day courses, retreats, Silent Retreats, Buddhist prayers chanted in English and a chance to learn about the Buddhist way of life. Classes range from beginner to advanced and are designed to help those who wish to learn to meditate, start a meditation practice or to meditate in a group setting, as well as for those who wish to deepen their understanding of basic Buddhist thought and practice.
Kadampa Meditation Center New York also offers group & corporate visits, mindfulness workshops & presentations, kids meditation, field trips, accommodations & vegetarian meals, and community outreach and 82 acres with Nature Trails. Kadampa World Peace Temple houses a World Peace Café & espresso bar, a bookstore and gift shop featuring a range of unique gifts, cards, meditation accessories, Buddhist art, and books on Buddhism and meditation. Open to the public, stop in and enjoy the peace of the Temple. Weekly Meditation Classes offered in Scranton PA, Sparta NJ and Port Jervis, Beacon, Saratoga Springs & Warwick, NY.