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Buddhism level 2: Ritual & Devotion

Date:Monday 8th January 2018 to Monday 12th February 2018
Time:7.15pm - 9.45pm
Cost:There is no charge for this event. However the Centre does depend on donations and we would be grateful for any donation you can make. A suggested amount would be £50.00 – £80.00.
Description:A six-week course, for people wanting to extend their knowledge of Buddhism. Classes include short talks, discussion, workshop elements and often short periods of meditation.
This module introduces in a "hands-on" way the area of Buddhist ritual, devotion, "puja" - a devotional ceremony. The weeks cover the following topics:
- Ritual - what, why & how?
- Devotion & worship
- Faith & commitment
- Positive emotions
- Receptivity to the Truth
- Bodhicitta & altruism

This module can be taken in isolation, but it also is part of a one year course comprising six modules, as below:

- What makes you a Buddhist?
- Dharma Truth Teachings
- Ritual and Devotion
- Symbolic Dharma
- Buddhist Ethics
- A Path with Heart
Booking Procedure:Necessary
Web Bookings:6 web-bookable places available.
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Event Type:Buddhism Event
Event Level:
Suitable For: People who've learnt to meditate and completed Buddhism level 1 or equiv.
Held at:CBC

 

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