( 8 Week Class: Series will continue ) Donation-only
Drop-Ins OK * Book required for class
Intro to Buddhism Book Club: The Library of Wisdom and Compassion:
....is a special multi-volume series in which the Dalai Lama shares the Buddhist teachings on the complete path to full awakening that he himself has practiced his entire life.
The topics are arranged especially for people not born in the Buddhist culture and are peppered with the Dalai Lama’s own unique outlook...... the Dalai Lama sets the context for practicing the Buddhist teachings in modern times and then unveils the path of wisdom and compassion that leads to a meaningful life and sense of personal fulfillment.
This series is an important bridge from introductory to profound topics for those seeking an in-depth explanation in contemporary language.
Topics covered in “Approaching the Buddhist Path”.... Buddhist views on life, the dynamics of the mind, Buddhist history, mind and emotions, four truths and more!
Facilitator: Gyalten Chime ( Lisa DuPont, M.S.) has been an American Buddhist nun and school psychologist for many years. She has over 25 years of experience in study and retreat in Tibetan Buddhism with numerous Tibetan Masters, and is a certified instructor of Emory University’s CBCT, Cognitively- Based Compassion Training.