Understanding Buddhism – Oct Nov Dec 22

Understanding Buddhism

Philosophy, daily life, practices

This course of 8 classes (8 Sundays 10 am – 12:30 am and 2pm to 3:30 pm Brussels time) will allow you to discover or rediscover the basis of Buddhism.

The course will explain philosophy, the conduct, daily life and meditation of a Buddhism.

Physically, the course will be given by Patrul Rinpoche in Dharma City but will be broadcast online. Patrul Rinpoche is a great and experienced Buddhist master.


  • October 9 & 16
  • Novembre 13, 20 et 27
  • Decembre 4, 11 et 18


  • Patrul Rinpoche will teach in Tibetan and English.
  • On site a French translation will be organised.
  • On line more languages will be available online (see below).


Schedule on site

We propose that you stay with us the whole Sunday 😊 – here is our plan:

  • 10 am – 12 am: teaching (including a break)
  • 12 am – 1 pm: voluntary work in Dharma City
  • 1 pm: lunch (see below)
  • 2 pm – 3:30 pm: teaching
  • 3:30 – 3:45 : sharing our understanding in small groups
  • 4 pm – 5:30 pm: voluntary work in Dharma City
  • 5:30 pm : tea together.

Schedule online

  • 10 am – 12 am: teaching (including a break)
  • 2 pm – 3:30 pm: teaching


It is possible to eat in Dharma City’s  tea house.  A meal will be available for students of the course for 10 euros (not including drinks) upon reservation. To book a meal, please send an email to info@zpi.patrulrinpoche.net until the Friday preceding the course.

nb: if you would like to eat ‘à la carte’ it is advised to book (phone number 0494/ 79.47.87)

Financial participation

The participation to the course is free.

You are welcome to make a donation to cover the costs (heating). Donation page: https://www.patrulrinpoche.net/connect-and-support/donation/

Online course

The teachings will be broadcasted on  https://www.youtube.com/c/DzogchenRanyakPatrulRinpocheEN

Subsequent translations are organised.



Sun 09 Oct 2022


10:00 - 15:30

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Sun 09 Oct 2022
  • Time: 04:00 - 09:30


Buddhist course
Dharma City


Dharma City
300 rue de Mettet, 5620 Florennes, Belgium

Location 2

Dzogchen Gelek Palbar Ling


Dzogchen Gelek Palbar Ling
Online Broadcast