Introduction to Zen and Buddhism
Join our free online meeting, led by long-time Zen practitioner and teacher of Zen and Tai Chi Chuan, psychotherapist David B. Alexander, on Saturday January 28th, from 10:00am to 11:30am ET.
After a lifetime of practice, and more recently teaching the way of Zen and Buddhism, I want to share this comprehensive approach to living a better life.
Not a superficial answer, Zen is based on our real human nature. When our thoughts and actions harmonize with the principles of human nature, we can break free from suffering, and enter liberation.
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In this webinar, I will present the foundational principles of Zen and Buddhism. These are the Four Noble Truths, Eightfold Path, and Three Treasures. Although the names sound a bit mysterious, they refer to very practical and universal aspects of our human life.
My own life has consisted almost exclusively of following my inner calling, starting at the age of 17. That included studies of Zen and Tai Chi Chuan from young adulthood on. Fortunately, many kind and wise mentors have prevented me from following dead end or unproductive paths, which often present themselves along the way!
Having walked in the mind's swamp, smelling the fragrant wild swamp roses, and returning to dry land, I want to share insights with you.
Note: if any attendee does not wish to join in the discussion, but prefers to observe and absorb, that preference will be respected.
The webinar meeting will take place online via Zoom. The webinar can be joined via ordinary phone, but for a full experience use of a computer will allow observing other attendees and those who are speaking. Attendees who do not wish to be seen can disable their video, and those who do not wish to speak (or if there is background noise in the attendee's area) can mute their microphone so as to hear the webinar discussion without speaking.
You can call (718) 229-2609 if you have any questions.
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