Buddhism level 2: Symbolic Dharma
A six-week course, for people wanting to extend their knowledge of Buddhism. Classes include short talks, discussion, workshop elements and often short periods of meditation.
This course covers in an accessible way the "wisdom" aspect of Buddhism using imagery along with conceptual explanations. The material comprises:
- The Wheel of life (weeks 1-3)
- The Spiral Path (week 4)
- The Mandala of the five Buddhas (weeks 5 - 6)
This module can be taken in isolation, but it also is part of a one year course comprising six modules, as below:
- What makes you a Buddhist?
- Dharma Truth Teachings
- Ritual and Devotion
- Symbolic Dharma
- Buddhist Ethics
- A Path with Heart