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Event: Tibetan New Year Festival

Tibetan Buddhist Society ‘Peaceful Land of Joy’

2 March at 09:30 until 3 March at 17:00

1425 Mickleham Road Yuroke, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Entry $5. Family rate $10 – parents and school age children or younger. Facility charge for talks is $10 for one class, $15 for two and $20 for three or four talks a day.

Temple tours are $5. Photo exhibition and garden tours are free.  All proceeds are donated to support the temple.

The New Year Blessing Ceremony on Saturday 2 March at 12 noon is open to all.

Features:

  • Talks and guided meditation
  • Outdoor cafés
  • Magnificent gardens and tours
  • Festival market
  • Children’s activities
  • Temple tours
  • Exhibit of Tibet

For further details view http://tibetanbuddhistsociety.org/buddhist-festivals-in-melbourne.aspx  or Phone: 9333 1770

Mindfulness Science and Practice: Conference

An international conference bringing together “practitioners, philosophers, educators, managers, and researchers from quantitative and qualitative traditions including many meditators and mindfulness instructors.”

Featuring international keynote speakers such as Paul Grossman (Switzerland) and Stephen Batchelor via video-conference from France.

Melbourne, Australia: Friday 1 and Saturday 2 March 2013

Sebel Albert Park Hotel, Melbourne
(with a day of optional workshops on Thursday 28 February)

For further information: www.mindfulness.conorg.com.au/index.html