Dec 042015
 
Upaya Sangha of Tucson is offering a study of David Loy’s Awakening in Service and Action:  a Study Retreat on Socially Engaged Buddhism accompanied by a background reading of Loy’s 2015 book, A New Buddhist Path: Enlightenment, Evolution and Ethics in the Modern World.

September 1st through November 17th, 2016

 

 

The members of the Upaya Sangha look forward to hosting David Loy the weekend of November 18th – 20th, 2016.   In preparation for a day-long program Sunday, November 20th, Upaya Sangha is offering this 6-week course studying the audio of David Loy’s Awakening in Service and Action: A Study Retreat on Socially Engaged Buddhism accompanied by a background reading of Loy’s 2015 book, A New Buddhist Path: Enlightenment, Evolution and Ethics in the Modern World.  

In this series of lectures, Loy offers a provocative analysis that is intimated in the following titles:

Why Buddhism and the Modern World Need Each Other

The Three Poisons Institutionalized

The Eco Crisis is a Spiritual Crisis

Wise Action for the Earth

What About Karma?

Why We Love War

The New Bodhisattva

 

We will meet the 1st and 3rd Thursday mornings of the month, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM beginning

September 1, 2016 and concluding November 17th, 2016.

 

Requirements: 1) An email account & computer with CD player or cooperative friend with same.
2) A copy of A New Buddhist Path: Enlightenment, Evolution and Ethics in the Modern World

A CD of the audio will be mailed to you along with the first of the six study guides on the seven lectures.

Awakening in Service and Action series is available at: http://www.dharmaseed.org/teacher/271/?page=1

David Loy’s website: www.davidloy.org

WHEN: 1st & 3rd Thursdays, September 1st through November 17th 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

 

LOCATION: Tucson Community Meditation Center 1231 E. Edison Tucson, AZ

DIRECTIONS: One block S. of Grant and 2 houses W. of Mountain Ave.

To Register: By August 19thth Deadline, mail a $15.00 check, made payable to Upaya Sangha of Tucson, to Christine Johnson, 4145 N. Stone Ave., #102,
Tucson, AZ 85705.Along with your name, include:
your email address; postal address; telephone number.
FEE: $15.00 – Cost of Materials. No one will
be turned away due to inability to pay.
  CONTACT: Christine Johnson

christine-johnson@cox.net   520-207-8718

 

It is important to the future of TCMC to observe mindful parking by not parking on the same block as the Center and by leaving an empty parking space in front of the homes on the neighboring blocks. Please reserve TCMC driveway parking for people who cannot walk far. Thank you!