Introduction to Buddhism - Fall 2016
To REGISTER, please click on the blue SELECT A DATE button above and choose the earliest date available. You are eligible to attend ALL Fall 2016 Sessions regardless of while date you register for.
This is an Introductory Buddhism course that touches on the traditions and practices of Buddhist groups based in Vancouver. It features 5 Senior Buddhist teachers from the Pureland Shin, Zen, Vipassanna, Burmese, Thai and Tibetan (including Dzogchen) Buddhist backgrounds. Classes are held at the Vancouver Buddhist Temple at 220 Jackson Ave in Vancouver on 5 Wednesday evenings from 7 to 9pm starting on March 16, 2016 and ending April 13, 2016. Classes are limited so please register online as soon as possible. The Fee to attend any or all classes is $30 and $25 for students plus a small online booking fee. Click for more info . To REGISTER, please click on the blue SELECT A DATE button above and choose the first date available.
As these religious leaders are in high demand, there may be events that cause cancellation as late as last minute. In this case, a prorated refund will be provided by the organizer.
Is it $30 per class or for all classes? Your $30 ticket entitles you to attend ALL of the classes in this series. There is no discount for attending fewer classes. Select the earliest date available and you are eligible to attend ALL classes.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Coming by car? There is underground parking. Enter the underground parking lot from the left lane on Powell Street. If the door does not open, press the buzzer to the left of the door.
Coming by bus? Catch the Nos. 4, 7, 14, 16 or 20 to get to the Vancouver Buddhist Temple. (See below)
- Nos 14, 16 & 20 Eastbound or Westbound on Hastings, exit at the Jackson St. bus stop. Walk 1.5 blocks north to the temple.
- Nos 4 or 7 Eastbound on Cordova, exit at the Dunlevy St. bus stop then walk 1 block East and 1/2 block north to the temple.
- Nos 4 or 7 Westbound on Powell, exit at the Jackson St. bus stop then walk across the street to the temple.
Vancouver Buddhist Temple - 220 Jackson Ave, Vancouver, BC V6A 3B3 - View Map