Online: The Art of Self-Forgiveness

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Online: The Art of Self-Forgiveness
 
with Bodhipaksa
 
Thursday, September 16th 2021 | 7:00pm – 8:30pm ET
 

 

Many of us suffer because we can’t forgive ourselves. Maybe we hurt someone in the past, or allowed someone to get hurt. Maybe we missed an opportunity, or made a bad choice.

And we just can’t let go of it.

The longer it lingers, the more regret festers. It’s like an infected wound that never heals, and that has toxic effects on our entire being. Eventually it can harden into self-hatred — the belief that we, in our very core, are bad or unworthy.

There’s no way to instantly forgive ourselves. It takes time and practice. But on this evening with Bodhipaksa we’ll explore several powerful tools, drawn from Buddhist teachings, to help us let go, move on, and be more at peace with ourselves.

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Teacher(s)

Bodhipaksa

Bodhipaksa is a teacher of meditation and Buddhism, known for his accessible and down-to-earth approach to practice. Born in Scotland, he now lives in New Hampshire and has two children. He’s the author of several books, including “Wildmind: A Step-By-Step Guide to Meditation,” “Living as a River,” “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Buddha,” and “This Difficult Thing of Being Human.” He is also the author of many guided meditation CDs and audiobooks, and is the founder of Wildmind (www.wildmind.org), a prominent online meditation center.

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