Thursdays, September 27 - November 15
7:30 - 9 pm
with Shokan Jordan Thorn
The wheel of life, also known as the wheel of becoming, or bhavacakra, is a visual representation of the Buddhist path.
This class will begin with a study of the three poisons of greed, hatred, and delusion.
We will also investigate Buddhist teachings on the six realms of existence: gods, demi-gods, humans, animals, hungry ghosts, and hells. These allegorical descriptions of our common life experience are a central metaphor visually expressed in the wheel of life mandala. Click here or on the image for an interactive explanation of the wheel.
Class fees; eight class meetings: $120; $108 current SFZC members; $96 limited income.
To Register: Use the Ticket Table below. Or call our toll free number 888.743.9362 or local number 415.475.9362.