Kick off 2018, the Year of Joy, with Dharma in Film. This is first series of webinars offered by Doug Duncan & Catherine Pawasarat Sensei in 2018. Webinars will take place live on Monday evenings 7:30-9pm MST. Recordings will also be available if you can’t attend live.
The 4 films that will be discussed are:
Webinar #1 on January 29th: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) of the genre, “Out of the Bottle” (as in a genie bottle)
Webinar #2 on February 5th: Legally Blonde (2001) of the genre, “Fool Triumphant”
Webinar #3 on February 12th: Alien (1979) of the genre, “Monster”
Webinar #4 on February 19th: The Matrix (1999) of the genre, “Super Hero”
Year of Joy participants also have access to a Master class with the teachers on Saturdays Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24 at 3-4pm MT, and a weekend Flash Retreat at home.
Whether a comedy, drama or thriller, the medium of film brings us great joy. Astrologically speaking, film is ruled by the same planet as meditation and the transcendental unitive experience: Neptune (which also rules things like delusion, fantasy and substance abuse).
How can we use our pleasure from film to explore the experience of spiritual awakening? Join us in these webinars to learn how. We’ll examine these films together from a dharma perspective.
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