Introduction to Buddhism, class 1

INTRODUCTION TO BUDDHISM CLASS 1: NOTES FOR POSTING

April 9, 7 PM. The first class of the five part series on the Introduction to Buddhism met in the Buddha Hall on Tuesday, April 7. The Venerable Thich Chuc Dai is conducting the class. There were 8 participants, including two people visiting the temple for the first time.

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Setting Mindfulness to the Fore

Kayagata Sutra excerpt "There is the case of a monk having gone to the wilderness, to the shade of a tree, or to an empty building, sits folding his legs crosswise, and holding his body erect, and setting mindfulness to the fore. Always mindful he breathes in, mindful he breathes out."

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Weekly Schedule

Sunday

8.00 am - 9.00 am: Public Services in English: Such as chanting, Meditation,  Dharma discussing

10:30 am – 12.30 pm: Public Services in Vietnamese: Such as chanting, Dharma discussing (with English translator), offering to the deceased ones 

Tuesday

English Dharma Class, open discussion.
@ Dharma Hall, Virginia Beach
1st, 2nd and 3rd  and 5thTuesdays, 7pm-8.30pm.

English Dharma Class, open discussion.
@ Pitts Center, Southern Shores, NC
4th Tuesday, 6.30pm - 8.30pm 

Wednesday

5:45 - 6:45 pm: One Hour Meditation. Public is welcome. English language introduction. Silent, seated meditation in the Dharma Hall.

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm: Public service in English: Chanting, meditating, Dharma discussing in English

Thursday

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm: Chanting 21 time Great Compassion Mantra (Vietnamese)

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