Basics of Buddhism

Basics of Buddhism
Sunday, June 23, 2013 - 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Schedule: 3:30pm to 6:00pm
Price: $20 for each class, $45 for the series + dana

An exploration of the Buddhist tradition

June 9
June 16
June 23
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3:30 - 6:00pm

What is the difference between Theravada and Mahayana?
What is "rebirth" and is it a part of Zen?
What is "emptiness" and how does it relate to me?
Find out in Basics of Buddhism. This 3-session workshop will explore Buddhism from the original teachings of the Buddha, their transmission across Asia, and the evolution of the teachings in the West. Discussions, meditations, and talks will be offered by senior ZCO students.
$20 per class or $45 for the series. Online registration is for $20. If you would like to pay for the series and get the discount, you can pay the balance at the beginning of the first class.
Registration is helpful but not necessary, drop-ins are welcome.

Larry Fuho Trussell, Dharma Holder

Larry Fuho Trussell, Dharma Holder

Larry Fuho Trussell has practiced with the Zen Community of Oregon since 2001 and, as a lay Dharma Holder, has taught at Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple since 2010. Fuho began zen practice in 1976 with Maezumi Roshi in Los Angeles, and also studied with Genpo Merzel and Joko Beck in California before becoming a student of Chozen and Hogen Bays. He works as a research scientist and is married with one grown son.