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Buddhism -- Foundational Texts

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Reflection

We read, and discuss foundational texts of Buddhism in English translations. We shall explore the cultural, historical and philosophical background of these texts. So far we covered a selection of Pali Sutras, the Heart Sutra, Hoofprints of the Ox by Master Sheng Yen, and the Platform Sutra.

The group decides which texts they want to consider.

When:Every other Monday
Time:10:00 AM - 12 PM
Dates:Sept 28; Oct 12, 26; Nov 9, 23
Where:Online via Zoom
 
Maximum: 15
Facilitator:Dr. Eva Neumaier
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New members please contact facilitator.

Dr. Eva Neumaier has taught Eastern Religions in general and Buddhism in particular at The University of Calgary and the University of Alberta.

All photos on this page courtesy of ENeumaier

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