Dharma Discussion and Lunch

You’re invited to join us for a Dharma Discussion and Lunch Part of a Series: “Amida Buddha and the Vows” Topic: Practices for achieving Birth in Amida Buddha’s Pure Land May 13, 2018 (Sunday) As part of our Spring discussion series, we will consider topics central to a deeper understanding of Jodo-Shinshu Buddhism:   Practices…

Dharma Discussion — Part of a Series: “Heart of Mahayana – Bodhisattva Practices”

Topic: Charity / Giving and Morality (Dana Paramita and Sila Paramita) Sept. 24, 2017 (Sunday) The first two qualities listed in the Six Paramitas. Dana and Sila are practiced to enable one to turn one’s focus from “self-orientation” to “other- orientation.” Dana develops the ability of giving to others, freely and without regard to favoritism, with a…

Dharma Discussions

April 16: Dharma as Walking the Path to the Pure Land What is the Dharma? How can we incorporate it into our everyday lives? Why is it essential for reaching the Pure Land? On Sunday, April 16, 2017, the Buddhist Education Committee will sponsor another Dharma Discussion.  This will be an interactive and informal session.…