Join our Buddha Study Guide to Reflect on a Discourse. Two 60-minute Zoom sessions. Saturday 20 August 2022.
Do join our sessions once a month to study, reflect and meditate upon one of the specific and most-loved Discourses of the Buddha. The purpose with the study is simple – a real contribution to live with clarity and wisdom in daily life.
You will see below information on the Course and details to register (no charge, all on donation).
Next meeting on 20 August 2022
We will explore Greater Discourse on the Destruction of Craving. MLD 119.
The Buddha encourages a variety of ways to explore and meditate on our relationship to ‘our‘ body, to see clearly and come out of the spell of the body image, and more.
8.00 – 9.00 am CET with Christopher. Guided Meditation. Talk
9.00 – 9.30 am CET. Group discussion to explore themes of the discourse. Facilitator: Suchitra
16.00 – 17.30 pm CET with Christopher. Talk. Q and A.
Please check times in your time zone.
You can join any time during the year and attend as many sessions as you wish.
Two 60-minute sessions.
We invite donations to support the teachings. See top right of home page.
The PDF for the BSG was expanded from 48 pages to around 75 pages in July 2022. The PDF now contains 13 more discourses and PDFs of discourses of the Buddha.
Participants receive a free copy of the PDF.
Register with Suchitra. firstname.lastname@example.org
Register to receive Zoom link from Suchitra. There is no registration fee.
We have explored 10 Discourse so far in the Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha in the BSG. Sessions include reflection, short, guided meditation, talk and Q and A with a view to making the teachings applicable for 21st century daily life.
Dates for following 2022 BSG Course
20 August. Great Discourse on the Destruction of Craving. MLD 38.
17 September. Greater Discourse on the Elephant’s Footprint. MLD 28
The above two dates conclude the current series. Next series may start in April 2023.
Discourses number and name explored so far in BSG.
10 Foundations of Mindfulness
18 The Honeyball
29 Greater Discourse on the Simile of the Heartwood
2 All the Taints
26 The Noble Search
46 Discourse on Way of Undertaking Things
118 Mindfulness of Breathing
9 Right View
1 The Root of all Things
7 Simile of the Cloth
119 Mindfulness of the Body
No registration cost. On donation.
Participants will receive a free PDF of the Buddha Study Guide with link to PDF of Ulla Koenig’s reflections/analysis of 12 of the major discourses.
Session includes meditation, talk and Q and A.
Suitable for those with knowledge of the Buddha’s teachings and beginners.
The discourses reveal a depth suitable for daily life.
You will find treasures in the texts.
We focus on the Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha – the most loved book of teachings with 152 discourses.
Previous recorded meetings are available.
We look forward to seeing you.
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