Online Course

June 22-24

Streaming live at San Luis Obispo Bodhi Path

FOUNDATIONS OF THE BUDDHIST PATH WITH KARMA TRINLAY RINPOCHE

Join us at the center for this special series that will be live-streamed from the Chicago Bodhi Path Center. The seminar offers an introduction to the Buddhist path, how it can help us understand the world and our place within it, and the role it can play in transforming our lives.

Friday June 22, 5:30pm-7pm (Pacific Time)
Saturday June 23, 11:30am-1:30pm and 2pm-4pm (Pacific Time)
Sunday June 24, 8:30am-10:30am and 12pm-2pm (Pacific Time)

Suited for newcomers and experienced practitioners alike, this program provides a foundation for the path of practice and study offered by Bodhi Path Buddhist centers.

The San Luis Obispo Bodhi Path has registered our center for this seminar series to provide our community with a rare opportunity to hear this gifted teacher. Voluntary donations to support the center and the teacher may be given at the door.

If you cannot make it to the center, you can register (for a fee) for the streamed seminar at: http://groupspaces.com/BodhiPathOnline/item/1175615

DESCRIPTION

Attending all sessions is recommended to get the most from this special opportunity.

SESSION 1, FRIDAY EVENING
THE RELEVANCE OF BUDDHISM IN THE 21ST CENTURY

How the views and methods of Buddhism offer a unique path for dealing with the challenges of our day and age.

SESSION 2, SATURDAY MIDDAY
THE CAUSES AND CONDITIONS OF EXISTENCE

What gives rise to our experience and what can we do about it?

SESSION 3, SATURDAY AFTERNOON
HOW TO MEDITATE

Learn the practice of calm abiding and the stages of meditation practice.

SESSION 4, SUNDAY MORNING
UNDERSTANDING THE WORKINGS OF MIND

What is mind and how does it function, according to Buddhist theory.

SESSION 5, SUNDAY AFTERNOON
APPLYING THE BUDDHIST PATH

How to integrate the Buddha’s teachings into your everyday life.