Speaker: Ajahn Brahm (Conducted in English)
Date: 7 March 2018
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Venue: Learning Garden, LG/F University Library, CUHK
Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org or 3943 9730
In this talk, Ajahn Brahm, a world renowned teacher and author of a number of international bestsellers, will use anecdotes seasoned with humour, and strategies proven by time, to speak on how to embrace life with a positive mindset. There will also be a Q&A session afterwards.
Born in London in 1951 and graduated from Cambridge University with First Class Honours in Theoretical Physics, Ajahn Brahm is the Abbot of Bodhinyana Monastery in Australia, among other roles. A disciple of the late meditation master Ajahn Chah who has been a Theravada Buddhist monk for over 40 years, he is a highly sought after speaker who has been invited to give talks at the corporate headquarters of Google and Facebook, as well as the United Nations. He also is the author of numerous international bestsellers which have been translated into many different languages including: Opening the Door of your Heart; Mindfulness, Bliss and Beyond; The Art of Disappearing; Good? Bad? Who Knows?; Kindfulness; and Bear Awareness.
The Independent Learning Centre, CUHK Library, The Office of the Arts Administrator and Bodhinyana International Foundation.