The Bahiya Sutta tells the story of an encounter between a spiritual seeker and the Buddha, in which the latter delivers what may have been the most profound teaching of his entire spiritual career — a teaching that led to Bahiya’s instant enlightenment.
On this day of meditation and study, guided by Bodhipaksa, we’ll delve into the world of 5th century BCE India in order to witness the spontaneity and vibrance of the Buddha’s teaching, and seek ways to put that wisdom into practice through meditation.
Cost: $45-$60 (self determining sliding scale)
Includes a vegetarian lunch, snacks, coffee and tea. Bodhipaksa is an author, and teacher. He is also the founder of Wildmind (www.wildmind.org) an online meditation center.
Bodhipaksa is a dedicated practicing Buddhist with a deep knowledge of and years of experience in meditation and the Dharma (Buddha’s teachings). Bodhipaksa excels as a teacher because he shares this experience and knowledge openly with his students.