Tuesday Study Group

Event Date: 
Repeats every week until Tue Feb 26 2019 .
January 15, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
January 22, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
January 29, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
February 5, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
February 12, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
February 19, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
February 26, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Approaching the Buddhist Path

Date: Ongoing Tuesday evenings starting January 15, 2019

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: East Plains United Church, 375 Plains Road East, Burlington, ON L7T 2C7

The Choir Room

Participants will be required to purchase the book.

We will be accepting donations. Please note that it is only through your generous donations that we are able to deliver our programming.

Book Study of Approaching the Buddhist Path by The Dalai Lama and Thubten Chodron reconvenes on January 15th. Please note that we will now be meeting onTuesdays.  New participants are welcome at anytime. Please call (905)-296-3728 or email registrations@lamayesheling.org and we will inform you of what chapter we are currently reading. This introduction to Buddhism is specifically written for western students so that we can apply the Buddha's ancient teachings of compassion and wisdom to our modern lives. Here is an article in Mandala Magazine about the collaboration.

In this course, we discuss the weekly readings, have an opportunity to ask questions and to participate in meditation together.

Chapter Outline
1. Exploring Buddhism
2. The Buddhist view of life
3. Mind and emotions
4. The spread of Buddhadharma
5. The Buddha’s teaching’s form a cohesive whole
6. Investigating the teachings
7. The importance of kindness and compassion
8. A systematic approach
9. Tools for the path
10. Making progress
11.Personal reflections on the path
12. Working in the world



East Plains United Church
375 Plains Rd East
Burlington, ON
Phone: (905)-296-3728