BRATTLEBORO — Vermont Insight Meditation Center will host a half-day online retreat on “Emptiness” with Leigh Brasington, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 20. A Zoom link with be sent to those who are pre-registered the day before the event.
Emptiness (Suññata in Pali) is considered an important and often misunderstood concept in Buddhism. During this afternoon class, participants will take a look at discourses of the Buddha as well as later teachings that discuss Emptiness. Participants will attempt to understand not only what the Buddha meant by Emptiness, but also see how later teachings have used this concept to elucidate some of the trickier points of the Dharma. There will be dhamma talks with plenty of time for questions, as well as periods of meditation.
Brasington has been practicing meditation since 1985. For more information, visit leighb.com.
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