New BIBS Classes

Buddhist Responses to our Climate in Crisis

Mondays, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at BIBS Center, Oct. 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9 (4+weeks)
Buddhist View 127: Engaged Buddhism
Taught by Zhiwa Woodbury, M.A., J.D., activist, author, thought leader

How, then, shall we live considering the Sixth Great Extinction may include us? This class explores Buddhist practices to heal the suffering incurred by collective delusion. Participants can get the most out of the discussion format of this class by reading David Loy’s most recent book, A New Buddhist Path: Enlightenment, Evolution and Ethics in the Modern World.

Cultivating Love and Compassion

Sundays, 1 to 2 p.m. at BIBS Center, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25. (4 weeks)
Buddhist Practice 151, Metta and Karuna
Taught by Dan Black, BIBS Director

The Buddhist technique of expanding love and compassion first for one’s self and then for others, can reveal one’s inner strength and beauty.

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I am the administrator/ information coordinator for the Boise Institute for Buddhist Studies, (BIBS). As the organization's title implies, BIBS is committed to learning, understanding and practicing the Buddhist path. In particular, the organization is non-sectarian and based on the presentation of traditional Mahayana principles. The Institute helps to preserve a spiritual tradition that has enriched human civilization for 2600 years.
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