Pursuing happiness: Happy Course in Summerside teaches meditation, compassion and Buddhist practices

By Millicent Mckay, Journal Pioneer

“It’s important to recognize that we really do live in a compassionate world.” Michael Gaudet, facilitator of the Happy Course.

Quietly, over someone’s shoulder, Al Gandy whispers, “Focus on your breath. In… out. Focus on your breath.” Gandy is one of the helpers for the Happy Course, facilitated by Michael Gaudet and hosted by venerables from the Great Enlightenment Buddhist Institute Society…