Jamyang, as part of the FPMT, tries to provide a structured learning environment (for those that want it!) so we use four broad categories to guide people to the kind of Buddhist teaching on offer at any given event: Introductory, Foundation, Basic, and Specialised. These categories are not rigid but are just to give a pointer about what to expect.
The introductory level is for complete beginners and people still finding out about what Buddhism is and what it has to offer.
There are three standard FPMT Introductory courses, Meditation 101, Buddhism in a Nutshell and Heart Advice for death and Dying. We try to offer all of these at least once if not twice a year.
We also offer introductory Buddhist teachings at an equivalent level. Examples of these are Geshe Tashi's teachings on a Wednesday night and some of his weekend teachings, as well as some courses offered by visiting FPMT recognised teachers as well as those based at this Centre.
Foundation of Buddhist Thought
Please visit the main FPMT website to find about online and home study options for Discovering Buddhism