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Life is So Short

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“Impermanence” is a core teaching in Buddhism. In this talk, Phramaha Rahat will explain why it is important to realize and remember the impermanence of one’s own life and how this realization leads to happiness and peace. Phramaha Rahat is an experienced teacher and has been a senior Buddhist monk for 15 years.

The talk will be followed by an extended Q&A session, in which you are free to ask any question from Phramaha Rahat. You are welcome to bring your questions related to Buddhism, meditation, difficulties in life or any other problem to find out answers through Buddhist teachings.

The talk is part of a special “Buddhist Talk and Meditation” session beginning at 16:00. The talk and Q&A will be followed by a guided meditation. You are welcome to take part in the whole event or just come for the talk. The full event programme is as follows:

  • 16:00 Welcome and short chanting
  • 16:15 Talk by Phramaha Rahat on “Life is So Short”
  • 16:35 Questions and answers
  • 17:30 Guided meditation
  • 17:50 Short chanting
  • 18:00 End and Refreshments

This event is free and open to all.

This talk is part of the Buddhist Society Talks series.

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