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Basic Buddhism Class

The next round of Basic Buddhism begins this Wednesday, 27 May at &pm with “An Introduction to Buddhism.” The class will be held weekly (Wednesday) for ten weeks and you may participate in any or all sessions. Use our contact page to receive the Zoom invite information. We will use this Basic Buddhism text […]

Sunday Reading Online

 “Sanctuary of the Spirit” by Steven CharlestonThis community has no walls. It welcomes people of all religious and political persuasions, of every race and culture, without regard to age, gender, orientation or class. Together we live into a simple truth: when human beings are free to express their spiritual lives in the calm center of mutual respect, […]

Dharma Center Status

All in-person Dharma Center Activities are currently suspended. We will reevaluate the situation in early April. In the mean time, we are conducting our Sunday chant service and Dharma Circle (Hoza), Thursday Night Meditation and Saturday morning Lotus Sutra Study online using Zoom (it is free to access activities). Login information can be obtained […]

The Week in Basic Buddhism

This week in Basic Buddhism we will be discussing Causation and Dependent Origination and how it leads us into the Law of Twelve Causes.

When there is this, that is.

With the arising of this, that arises.

When this is not, neither is that.

With the cessation of this, that ceases

Discover how we use this basic idea to […]

Basic Buddhism Class Schedule Fall 2018

Basic Buddhism Class Schedule Fall 2018

 

*We will have a 5 minute meditation at the end of each class.

All Classes start at 7pm and run about an hour.

 

Sep 12   – Introduction to Buddhism

Sep 19  – The Three Treasures – Causation

Sep 26  – The Seal of the Three Laws

Oct 3    – The Four Noble Truths

Oct 10 […]

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Lotus Sutra Study Numbering System

The following is the method for keeping up with the Saturday Lotus Sutra Study if you are not able to attend on a particular day. I will continue to post the start and finish locations in both The Threefold Lotus Sutra and Buddhism for Today after each session. This list is current through Chapter […]

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Lotus Sutra Study, 10 February 2018

We started our latest round of Lotus Sutra Study at the Dharma Center today. For this Version we are using The Threefold Lotus Sutra by Kosei Publishing and Buddhism for Today by Nikkyo Niwano, also published by Kosei Publishing. Today we completed Chapter 1 Virtues in the Sutra of Innumerable Meanings (pp. 3-10) and […]

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Spring 2018 Basic Buddhism Class Schedule

Jan 17   – Introduction to Buddhism – Dave Rose

Jan 24   – The Three Treasures – Causation –

Jan 31    – The Seal of the Three Laws –

Feb 7     – The Four Noble Truths –

Feb 14   – The Eightfold Path –

Feb 21   – The Six Perfections –

Feb 28   – The Ten Suchnesses – Three Thousand Realms in […]

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Basic Buddhism Schedule, Fall 2017 Ver 2

Revised Basic Buddhism Class Schedule

Jan 17   – Introduction to Buddhism – Dave Rose

Jan 24  – The Three Treasures – Causation – Roger & Kathy

Jan 31  – The Seal of the Three Laws–Kathy & Roger

Feb 7    – The Four Noble Truths – Kathy & Chris P.

Feb 14 – The Eightfold Path – Roger & Kathy

Feb 21 […]

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Sunday Reading – Lakota Instructions for Living

 

Friend do it this way – that is,
whatever you do in life,
do the very best you can
with both your heart and mind.
And if you do it that way,
the Power of The Universe
will come to your assistance,
if your heart and mind are in Unity.
When one sits in the Hoop of The People,
one must be responsible […]