Workshop 10: Buddhism 2: Right Living

Workshop 10: Buddhism 2: Right Living
Workshop 10: Buddhism 2: Right Living

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  • Don't use what you learn from Buddhism to be a Buddhist; use it be a better whatever-you-already-are. — His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama,...
  • This workshop is both serious and playful. Ready yourself for the flexibility to move from enjoyment of the humor to a serious discussion...
  • Materials for Activity Participants' Buddha and Eightfold Path artwork from Workshop 9 A 5x7-inch index card or piece of card stock A small...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint list of future discussion topics from Workshop 9 Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " The Man and the Tiger " Preparation for Activity Read "The Man and the Tiger" so you will be comfortable...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: A recording of the Steely Dan song "Bodhisattva" and a music player Preparation for Activity Optional: Cue...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Leader Resource 1, Image of Kuan Yin Optional: A variety of drawing materials such as...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Eight Verses for Training the Mind Description of Activity Participants learn about and discuss an...
  • Materials for Activity Poster with closing words Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Taking It Home handout...
  • Review the workshop with your co-leader: How did participants cope with the complexity of this workshop? Did the youth seem to grasp the...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint or drawing paper Markers and other drawing utensils Preparation for Activity Talk to your congregation's...
  • Materials for Activity A timepiece (minutes) and a chime, or a timer that rings Handout 2, Scenes of Prospective Conflict Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " The Banyan Deer " Preparation for Activity Read the story so you will be comfortable...
  • Materials for Activity A Buddhist board game Preparation for Activity Obtain a Buddhist board game such as Buddhist Knowledge Quest . You...
  • Don't use what you learn from Buddhism to be a Buddhist; use it be a better whatever-you-already-are. — His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama,...
  • A traditional Jataka tale from the Buddhist tradition. Note: The banyan tree is also known as the bodhi tree. Kings come in all shapes and...
  • A man walking across a field encountered a tiger. The man fled, running as fast as he could go, with the tiger chasing fiercely after him...
  • A highly revered text from the Mahayana Lojong (mind training) tradition, composed by the Buddhist Master Langri Tangpa (1054–1123). (1)...
  • Here are some situations where you might have trouble keeping your cool. You drop your cell phone and somebody steps on it, destroying it...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • Zen Flesh, Zen Bones , compiled by Paul Reps and Nyogen Senzaki (North Clarendon, VT: Tuttle Publishing, 2008), is a brief, accessible...

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