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Buddhism's Guide for Ethical Living: The Boddhisatva Precepts with Thomas Bruner

  • university Presbyterian Church 300 Bushnell Avenue San Antonio, TX, 78212 United States (map)

Date: Wednesday, Feb. 20

Time: 7-9 p.m.

Tuition: $15 before Feb. 13, $20 after

Enrollment: 12 min./35 max.

Buddhism isn’t just about meditation - it’s about moving through the world in an ethical and moral manner. The Precepts are Buddhism’s guide for a principled life. Learn about the 16 Buddhist precepts, with an emphasis on the 10 grave precepts.

A San Antonio native, Thomas Bruner has traveled from CEO of a start-up in Texas, to Vice President with the nation’s largest humanitarian organization in Washington, D.C., to consultant helping businesses and organizations do great work through Bruner Strategies. He is a senior lay disciple at Dharma Rain Zen Center in Portland, Oregon – one of the country’s leading Soto Zen Buddhist temples. He became a Buddhist in 2003 and took the late Kyogen Carlson, Sensei, as his teacher in 2006. Bruner spent 2014 living and working at Dharma Rain as a postulant while discerning the possibility of ordaining as a monk.

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