Tuesdays (weekly) Jan 11 through Feb 22, 2022 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM, Pacific Time

Weekly Book Club: Seven Consecutive Tuesdays, By Donation
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm PT (Via Zoom)
January 11th – February 22nd, 2022

* This will be held online via Zoom*

 

“An excellent and intellectually stimulating introduction to the Buddhist way of life”

– Publishers Weekly

 

ABOUT THE BOOK:

The text we shall be exploring together over the course of these seven weekly Zoom gatherings is:

Wisdom Publications’ Approaching the Buddhist Path by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Venerable Thubten Chödrön.

This recently published book is the first in an amazing series containing the traditional Buddhist Sanskrit tradition teachings, together with comparisons from the Buddhist Pali tradition, as well as rich parallels with modern psychology and science.

Although it is written in accessible language, Approaching the Buddhist Path succeeds in conveying the depth and nuance of the Buddhist traditions. This brilliant collaboration couples His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama’s ancient wisdom and modern awareness with the editing and framing skills of highly regarded, American nun and Abbess, Venerable Thubten Chodron. We invite you to dive in!

You may purchase a copy of the book online https://bookshop.org/books/approaching-the-buddhist-path-volume-1/9781614296980 or you may alternatively opt to purchase an electronic version online. Please make sure to obtain your own copy of the book in your preferred format before the group starts.

ABOUT THE GATHERING:

This weekly online book gathering will feature facilitated conversation, discussion and meditation sessions with Buddhist Nuns: Venerable Chimé and Venerable Yönten.

ABOUT THE FACILITATORS:

 Venerable Gyalten Chimé and Venerable Lozang Yönten are both American Buddhist nuns in the Tibetan, Gelug tradition each with over 25 years of experience in study and retreat in Tibetan Buddhism with numerous Tibetan Masters.

Ven Chime (M.A.) brings her training and experience as a school psychologist and is a certified instructor of Emory University’s Cognitively Based Compassion Training (CBCT).

Ven. Yönten brings her years of living at various dharma centers abroad and teaching annually at Human Spirit: Buddhist Psychoanalytic training program in Israel.
Date(s): Tuesdays (weekly) Jan 11 through Feb 22, 2022 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM, Pacific Time
Times: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Instructor/Leader: bookclub, ven chime, Ven. Yönten
Type of event: book group
Number of sessions: Seven Consecutive Tuesday lunchtimes
Level: All
Participation: The more you engage, the more you will benefit!
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