Buddhism: A Cultural History A 6-week course from Walter Mason Thursdays 10:30am – 12:30 pm for 6 weeks starting 1st September
About the Presentation
Adapted from Walter's popular adult-education course with extra content developed especially for Blavatsky Lodge
While full attendance is always best, people may also attend individual sessions if need be.
Week 1 (Thursday September 1): The Theravada Tradition – The Path of the Elders
Week 2 (Thursday September 8): The Mahayana Tradition – The Great Vehicle
Week 3 (Thursday September 15): The Vajrayana Tradition – The Diamond Vehicle
Week 4 (Thursday September 22): Kuan Yin – An examination of a popular Buddhist tradition
Week 5 (Thursday September 29): The Heart Sutra, Emptiness and Loving-Kindness
Week 6 (Thursday October 6): Buddhism and Theosophy – History and Influence
About the Presenter
Walter Mason is a well-known travel writer and speaker. As well as leading tours to Southeast Asia, Walter teaches Cambodian, Vietnamese and Buddhist history. Walter has spoken at festivals
and conferences around the world.
Visitors are very welcome. A small donation is greatly appreciated - includes refreshments after the talk. Our large spiritual library is also open (10 - 5 pm) and you are welcome to browse.
PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING EVEN THE MILDEST OF FLU-LIKE SYMPTOMS. STAY HOME AND GET WELL