Metta Practice with Cynthia ~ Kuan Yin and New Moon Prayers for Compassion ~ February 12, 2020 | Awakening to the Heart

Metta Practice with Cynthia ~ Kuan Yin and New Moon Prayers for Compassion ~ 
February 12, 2020


Metta Practice with Cynthia

Kuan Yin
New Moon Prayers for Compassion

Friday, February 12, 2020 - 10:30 am
All are Welcome
(Offered in the Spirit of Seva to our community)
Virtual Event from BodhiHeart Yurt

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"Land of Zoom Note"start at 9:30 min, to skip all the set up didn’t realize was getting recorded (and the funny faces I was unknowingly making:)

(85 minutes) *Includes a Guided MeditationRefer to "How to Prepare for Metta Practice” below

CLICK HERE If you would like a copy of the PDF file on the Lotus Mudra Practice 


The New Moon is an auspicious time to call upon
the energy of 
Kuan Yin
 for planting seeds of compassion
to gently embrace ourselves and all of humanity.



Kuan Yin is known as the Bodhisattva of Compassion and Mercy. 

When we call upon Kuan Yin in prayer or meditation, chant her name, and open our hearts to her, she offers us ease, inner strength, compassion for ourselves and others,
 and to manifest noble and wonderful things in our lives.


Our Metta Practice ~ Kuan Yin... 

The Legend, Mythology & Life Lessons of Kuan Yin

Sound Immersion with temple bell, heart chakra crystal bowl & handpan

Mantras of GuanYin, Metta Chant

Kuan Yin Guided Meditation ~ a journey for healing and compassion 

Mindful Movements using a Mudra for the Heart 

New Moon Prayers ~ planting seeds for compassion


How to prepare for Metta Practice at home...

  1. Set aside uninterrupted time to focus on this metta practice and your self-healing.

  2. Allow enough time to settle in before practice begins.

  3. Have water or tea available for yourself.

  4. Choose an environment that is pleasant and comfortable to be in and has an area to sit and lie down—with blanket, eye pillow/cloth, yoga mat, floor cushions, a chair that reclines, or couch…whatever works for you. 

  5. Set up a small table/alter or specific area where you can focus on spiritual object(s) meaningful to you.

  6. Include a statue or picture of Kuan Yin, if you have one.

  7. If you like, light a candle. 
    You can also use a small amount of incense, or diffuse some essential oil prior to our practice.

  8. Rest your “thinking mind”. Allow yourself to receive information through all your senses.

     (There will be a recording to refer to, if you want to review anything later.)


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Click below to learn more:

 Metta Practice with Cynthia                          

 About Cynthia

Other previous recordings of Metta Practice:

January 15, 2020 - Metta Practice with Cynthia ~ Beginning the New Year with Ganesha

March 12, 2020 - Metta Practice with Cynthia ~ Green Tara: the Wise and Fierce Protector 

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