Deepen your Zen Practice and Understanding Though the Exploration of Shin Buddhism with Mark Unno
$20 – $40 per person
Join us for a day of exploration into the Shin tradition of Buddhism, the practice of living a Dharma life that emphasizes entrusting ourselves to the realization of boundless compassion. This special program of dharma talks and practices as well as group discussion will cover a variety of topics including the following:
- The fundamentals of Shin Buddhism—key teachings, chanting, bowing, and deeply hearing the Dharma.
- The primal vow and the Bodhisattva vows—What is the true nature and source of the vows and how to we make it come alive in our daily lives?
- We’ll look at some of the leading Zen and Shin teachers including Dogen, Ryokan, Honen, and Shinran,the founder of Shin Buddhism. We will discover surprising connections and the historical context of their time. What can we learn that can inform our lives in the 21st century?