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Inspiring Talk on Love, Desire and Relationships Offered in Chicago

Gen-la Kelsang Jampa

International teacher and Buddhist monk Gen-la Kelsang Jampa will give a talk, Love, Desire and Relationships, focused on meditation and modern Buddhism, from 4 to 5:15 p.m., February 9, at Chicago Theater Works. In this special afternoon discussion and meditation, participants will learn practical methods to free themselves from attachments while cultivating a pure love for others. He says, “If we practice in this way, our mind will remain peaceful, and our relationships will be enjoyable, stable and fulfilling.”

The deputy spiritual director of the New Kadampa Tradition—International Kadampa Buddhist Union, he regularly leads talks, classes and meditations around the world and is experienced in guiding new and experienced practitioners. He is well-loved for his clear and inspiring teachings and his ability to touch people’s hearts through his sincerity and loving-kindness.

Admission: $20 prepaid/$25 at the door. Location: 1113 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. Register at