Introduction to Buddhism

Wednesdays, January 7— April 22, 2015       

  7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at NalandaWest

 introforestThis will be a 16-week cycle of teachings on introductory and foundational Buddhist topics.

The introductory courses in the Nalandabodhi Path of Study explore the basic principles of Buddhism and lay the foundation for deeper studies, including being introduced to the views of different Buddhist schools. Each of these courses consists of four or five classes.

  • The Life of the Buddha and the Spiritual Journey (INT 101)
  • Traveling from Confusion to Original Sanity (INT 102)
  • Karma, Rebirth, and Selflessness (INT 103)
  • The Four Foundations of Mindfulness (INT 104)

All are welcome!  These classes may be attended as a course or on a drop-in basis.
    Discussions led by Mitra teachers and senior students.
    The courses are free; donations are accepted.

The accompanying sourcebooks by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche are available for purchase at the Nalanda Store.  It is recommended that the class readings be done prior to each class.

The series is the pre-requisite for the Hinayana and Mahayana curricula.

Meditation instruction for 10 minutes begins at 7 PM before each teaching.

Information contacts:
Kris Shaw
Nadine Selden
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