Bodhi Leaf
Singing Bowl

Fall 2015 Schedule

Morning Meditations
Monday-Friday 9 AM - 9:25 AM

Weekly Group Meetings
Starting Monday August 31 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Fall 2015 Calendar

For the first part of the semester, we will be focusing on core Buddhist teachings, including the four noble truths. For the second part of the semester starting on 10/26, we will focus on what the Buddha has to say on various topics relevant to psychology in daily life.

NOTE: Visiting speakers are highlighted in bold. Talks will otherwise be given by our Buddhist chaplain Sumi Kim or by members of the BMCD.

Mon August 31Welcome & Introduction to Meditation & Buddhist Path
Mon September 7Stress & Suffering (dukkha & cause, 1st & 2nd Noble Truths)
Mon September 14Nirvana (Awakening, 3rd Noble Truth)
Mon September 21The Best Way to Live (sila/ethics, 4th Noble Truth)
Mon September 28The Role of Meditation in the Buddhist Path (bhavana/samadhi) (4th Noble Truth).
John Orr speaks
Monday October 5Salon (Open Discussion, Q&A)


Monday October 19How to be Wise by Age 29 (panna/wisdom) (4th Noble Truth)
Christopher Thurston speaks
Monday October 26Lovingkindness
Monday November 2Anger
Monday November 9Fear & Anxiety
Monday November 16Relationships
Friday November 20Tashi Kyil Monastery Tibetan Monks Visiting
Monday November 23Approaching Ambitions and Academics from a Buddhist Perspective
Venerable Khando speaks
Monday November 30Salon (Open Discussion, Q&A)