Mindfulness for Beginners

The Practice of Non-Violence

Date(s):
Jan 22 (Sun) - Feb 26 (Sun)
Time:
8:15am-9:45am (6 weeks)
Location:
Santa Monica
Description:
Non-harming is one of the five precepts, or ethical observances, in the Buddhist tradition.

This class will explore the teachings of non-violence, highlighting the life and work of some who have dedicated their lives to this path such as Mahatma Gandhi, Dorothy Day, and Thich Nhat Hanh.

We will also address the very practical application of this principle in daily life. How can non-violence be practiced in thought, speech, relationships, work settings and as a core practice in addressing the pressing issues of sustainability, social justice and world peace? Come explore this path with us!


*Payment arrangements are available. Please contact programs@insightla.org for more information.
Location Details:
InsightLA 14th Street
1826 14th St.
Santa Monica, CA 90404

*This location has a handicap accessible ramp.
Directions:
Contact teacher:
Contact by email (expect responses Monday - Friday, only)
Cost:

Sliding scale from $185 to $250 per person.

Please pay at the highest level of the sliding scale that you can afford. This helps us make sure those who pay less can attend.

Whatever you pay above the lowest end of the sliding scale is a tax-deductible donation to InsightLA.

Please note: There are many ways to attend InsightLA classes and events. If you are unable to pay the suggested registration price, please contact us by emailing programs@insightla.org.

Enrollment Limit:
30 | There are still openings for this program.
Items to Bring:
Comfortable clothing, and a notepad and pen.
Contact Information:
or 310-450-1821