Compassion Center News

Upcoming Events at Compassion Center

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WAKENING MEDITATION hosted by Peter Buecker, MD, All Fridays Mornings, 7:30 – 8:15am, Compassion Ed Classroom The nature of enlightenment is to live in an enduring state of wakefulness.  This is not an achievement, but rather a practice.  Join us for this weekly group practice experience designed to support the ongoing emergence of your highest self.  Donation only. MINDFULNESS MEDITATION: ... Read More »

The Sultan and the Saint – A Model for Interfaith Bridge-Building Today (Tuesday, Dec 26. 7:30-9:30pm)

The Sultan and the Saint – A Model for Interfaith Bridge-Building Today  Tuesday, December 26, 7:30 – 9:30pm Gathering at 7:30pm with refreshments Docu-Drama Viewing at 8pm with Discussion Following Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion 411 N. Hubbards Lane, Louisville, KY 40207 Explore how Saint Francis of Assisi and the Sultan al-Kamil of Egypt risked it all to end ... Read More »

Compassion Education Center Programs – Fall

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Compassion Education Center Programs – Fall AWAKENING MEDITATION with Peter Buecker, MD, Every Wednesday, 7:30 – 8:15am The nature of enlightenment is to live in an enduring state of wakefulness. This is not an achievement, but rather a practice. Join us for this weekly drop-in group practice experience designed to support the ongoing emergence of your highest self. Donation only. ... Read More »

Growing Love in Tibet (Sunday, Sept 17, 4:30pm)

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The Practice of Compassion in Buddhism with Tenam

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Upcoming events in August and September

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12 DAYS TOWARD PEACE

SAVE THE DATES! 12 DAYS TOWARD PEACE Begins September 21 Be part of the nonviolent compassion movement in Louisville! Learn from great teachers and witnesses of the lived practice of intentional non-harming. Share and discuss the “how and why” with fellow-travelers from around the city. Engage your thoughts, words and actions! With friends from the community take a personal pledge ... Read More »

Summer time opportunities for Mind and Heart expansion

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Free Classes Starting At The Compassion Education Center

Find out what DGCEC has to offer by signing up for one of these free introductory sessions?   What if YOU could build compassion in our community? This little compassion education center is helping everyday neighbors do just that – around compassion, nonviolence, mindfulness, and care for our Earth – based on universal human values just like the Dalai Lama ... Read More »

The Self-Care Solution: Becoming Your Own Best Friend with Harry Pickens Tuesday, May 9 6:30 – 8:30pm

Why is it that so many of us who so easily express compassion for others have such a difficult time treating ourselves with the same kindness and caring? Why do we tend to believe that self-compassion equals weakness, or narcissism, or that putting ourselves last is somehow the virtuous and spiritual choice? Tonight, Harry will share key lessons he learned ... Read More »