The Magnanimous Heart: Compassion and Love, Loss and Grief, Joy and Liberation
with Narayan Helen Liebenson
Friday, January 25th, 2019 | 7:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, January 26th, 2019 | 10:00am-4:00pm
The magnanimous heart is a heart of balance and buoyancy, of generosity and inclusivity. It allows us to approach each moment exactly as it is, free from agendas and shoulds. In Narayan’s new book, The Magnanimous Heart, she shows us how to turn the sting and anguish of loss into a direct experience of enoughness—the deep joy, peace, and happiness within our own hearts that exists beyond mere circumstances.
Friday evening, Narayan will offer a short sitting, a talk on a passage from her book, and a Q&A followed by a book signing.
Saturday will consist of sitting and walking meditation, short talks and discussions on themes from the book—essentially, how to live from a compassionate love that guides our lives and warms whatever it shines upon. With metta and compassion as companions and allies, we discover how our own magnanimous hearts can gently allow the inner knots to untie themselves.
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