Basic Buddhism II – Ven. Shi Chun Nian

Basic Buddhism II

Semester I: 9 Lessons
Dates: 3 Feb 2015 – 21 April 2015 (Every Tuesday)
Time:   7:30pm to 9.00pm
Venue: BU Dharma Centre

Tel: 6241 9419 / 6281 9776
Attendance: By Registration only
Closing Date: 1 Feb 2015
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Information & Registration

The Buddhist Union Dharma Centre (Near Kovan MRT)
43 Lowland Road
Singapore 547444
Email: for Registration Form


Member: $20 per semester
Non Member: $30 per semester

Basic Buddhism II

The Fundamentals of Buddhism like Kamma, Realms of Existence, Dependent Origination, Three Marks of Existence, Five Aggregates and Five Hindrances, Four Immeasurables, the Path of Arahat and Bodhisattvas, etc will be discussed. The Venerable’s treatment of the topics will be refreshing to newcomers as well as longtime students of the Dhamma.

Course Schedule

Semester I: 9 Lessons
Dates: 3 Feb 2015 – 21 April 2015 (Every Tuesday)
Time:   7:30pm to 9.00pm
Semester II: 9 Lessons
Dates: 02 Jun 2015 – 04 Aug 2015 (Every Tuesday)
Time:   7:30pm to 9.00pm
Semester III: 9 Lessons
Dates: 08 Sep 2015 – 17 Oct 2015 (Every Tuesday)
Time:   7:30pm to 9.00pm


Lecturer’s Profile

Venerable Shi Chun Nian is from Bao Guang Fo Tang Temple, a Buddhist Nunnery at Thomson. Previously a Malaysian, she came to do her tertiary education in Singapore and graduated from NUS in 1995 with a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons). She took up the robes in Singapore in 1999 and was ordained under the tutelage of Venerable Sek Te Yuan, at the age of 27.
After her ordination, Venerable studied at the International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University in Myanmar from 2000 to 2004 and obtained a BA in Buddhist Studies. She was exposed to a balanced system of training, comprising both theory and practice.
Since her return to Singapore, Venerable has been conducting English Dhamma lessons and meditation classes. Currently she conducts regular Dharma Courses at Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery and meditations classes at Bao Guang Fo Tang Temple.

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