MPC Book Club

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Book Club

The MPC Book Club
Tuesdays, 7 - 8:30 pm, for six weeks,
March 19th to April 23rd

Old path white cloudThis time we will be reading and discussing the first section of
Old Path, White CloudWalking in the Footsteps of the Buddha,
by Thich Nhat Hanh.
  • Tuesdays evenings 7 - 8:30 pm, for six weeks on Zoom.
  • Everyone is welcome to join but we will have a limit of 16 members.
  • The book is available from:
    • Parallax Press, the publishing house of the Plum Village Community, in paper or electronic format.
    • Online stores and book sellers.
  • We will read a chapter or a section at home and share our feelings, thoughts and reactions during the Zoom sessions in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
  • We especially encourage non-meditators and those who are not familiar with Buddhism or Thich Nhat Hanh to join our group. What better way to find out about something new!
  • There will be a break once we finish the first part of the book. Then we will start over with the next part at a later date.
  • For more information, bookclub [a commercial] mpcmontreal [point] org (subject: Question%20about%20the%20Book%20Club) (write to us).

Note : The book is available in French under the title, "Sur les traces de Siddharta."

 

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