Chinese Joy of Living Program (1)

The Yongey Buddhist Center is now offering Mingyur Rinpoche’s Joy of Living Program in its Practice Schedule. Monthly classes are on Sundays at the Center from 10 am to 2:30 pm, with a short break for lunch.  The program started with the Introduction to Meditation course in October and now continues with the formal Joy of Living courses.  The Program is sponsored by Tergar Mingjue and is facilitated by Tergar Facilitator Laurel Long.

The four-part Joy of Living Level 1: Calming the Mind course will start on January 12 and continue with monthly classes through April 2020.  There is no charge for these courses but registration is required.  Information on the Joy of Living Program can be found at the Tergar Mingjue website  Learn about Tergar Facilitator Laurel Long at

Registration for the Joy of Living Level 1 course is now OPEN.

Click here to learn more about the Level 1 course and to Register.

Seating for the Chinese Joy of Living Program at the Yongey Buddhist Center is limited to 40 participants.  Attendees will be required to attend all sessions and commit to daily meditation practice.  Monthly classes will be on January 12, February 16, March 29, and April 12.  Parking will be restricted at the Center, but available nearby (directions will be provided to attendees prior to start of course).  Attendees are invited to bring a vegetarian dish for the potluck lunch.

Please contact the Center at 408-263-2740, or Dwayne Ladle at (408-687-8642), or Emily Chen at (408-228-2588) for general information.  Questions pertaining to the Joy of Living Program course content should be directed to Laurel Long at  (650-283-9190).