Movie Night and Potluck: The Buddha with Robert Thurman

  • Ecumenical Buddhist Society 1516 West 3rd Street Little Rock, AR, 72201 United States

Saturday, March 18 at 6 p.m.

6 p.m.— Pot Luck:
Bring some vegetarian food you would like to share with the group.

6:30 p.m.— Movie:
In Buddhism, Robert Thurman, one of the foremost scholars of Tibetan Buddhism, discusses the meaning of the 3 Jewels of Buddhism—the Buddha, the Dharma and the Sangha. In this section on the Buddha, Thurman discusses: Who is the Buddha? What is a Buddha, The Spirit of Enlightenment, Becoming a Buddha, Fulfilling the Vows, The Rarity of a Buddha Appearing, and the Path to Achieving Real Happiness. In this lively discussion, learn a new way at looking at the Buddha and what it means to find refuge in his path. The video is 1 hour long.