Secular Buddhism (Traverse City)

Monday, August 14, 2017, 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Grand Traverse Humanists - Traverse Area District Library, 610 Woodmere Ave., Traverse City, MI, View Map

Description

Grand Traverse Humanists hosts Jeremy Beahan to presentWhat can modern Secular Humanists possibly learn from ancient Buddhists?

Quite a bit, actually. Early Buddhist doctrines regarding the nature of reality, causation and persons are surprisingly compatible with a naturalistic worldview. Many Non-Theists who long for a spiritual tradition they can identify with have found inspiration in secularized forms of Buddhist ethics and mental discipline.

Find out more as we explore Buddhist scriptures, philosophy and practice from the emerging perspective of Secular Buddhism.

Cost: FREE

Contact: Mark Elliot, President of Grand Traverse Humanists, , 231-392-1215