Past Meetup

Let's Meetup for Guide to a Bodhisattva's Way of Life!

This Meetup is past

4 people went

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This Course is the second in a three part series based upon A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (Bodhisattvacharya Avatara) by Master Shantideva (700 AD), and the commentary Entry Point for Children of the Victorious Buddhas (Gyalse Juk-ngok) by Gyaltsab Je [masked]).

Topics include:

* an explanation of the perfection of patience

* the perfection of joyful effort

* the perfection of meditative concentration;

* the results of anger;

* how to make a habit of not getting angry;

* how joyous effort supports the other five perfections;

* obstacles to joyous effort;

* obstacles to meditation;

* how selfishness produces pain;

* reasons to treat others as well as yourself;

* the source of all the world's pain;

* compassion as a prerequisite for successful meditative concentration;

* meditation as a prerequisite for wisdom;

* where you, your world, and all of your experiences come from;

* and Buddha nature.

Drop in's welcome!

Instructor: Sherri Kajiwara.

Tuesday's 7:30-9:30pm

Jan. 7th-April 1st.

debate classes are Feb. 11th and April 1st, no class March 5th.