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Rissho Kosei-kai
International of North America
Buddhism for Today
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Living the Dharma Through Basic Buddhism

Basic Buddhism

$50 General Regisration

$30 Rissho Kosei-kai Members

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Questions? Contact RKINA.

8 Week Course:
March 4 - April 22, 2020

9:00 - 10:30 p.m. ET / 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. PT


Rev. Nick Ozuna

Catalog Description: This is an introductory online course on Ekayana Buddhism as interpreted through the writings of Nikkyo Niwano, founder of Rissho Kosei-kai.


Upon completion of this course, a student will have gained the knowledge to do the following things:

  1. Understand basic Buddhist teachings.

  2. Apply the teachings to their every day life.

  3. Convey a moderate understanding of the basic Buddhist teachings to others.

Format: This is an online class every Wednesday at 6pm PT via Zoom. Each class will be 90 minutes long, including lecture, Q&A, and student presentation. Class starts at:

9:00 p.m. EST, 8:00 p.m. CST, 7:00 p.m. MST and 6:00 p.m. PST.

Access instructions will be provided once you have completed your registration.

Syllabus (download PDF)

Required Reading: The Basic Teachings of Buddhism (download PDF)

Technology Requirements:

  1. Computer with Internet access
  2. Webcam and microphone

*Cost: (nonrefundable)
$ 50 - General registration
$ 30 - Rissho Kosei-kai members (Membership information is required at registration.)

* If you wish to attend, but are unable to afford the fee, please contact your local RK minister to discuss scholarship options.

Class size limited to 30 for optimal learning experience.



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