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RENEW & RECONNECT QIGONG & MEDITATION RETREAT – Saturday, December 21, 2019 @ 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
The retreat is a combination of Qigong and Sitting & Walking Meditation. No technology. There are scheduled breaks. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Donations requested.
We are meeting monthly in the kitchen at ADZG to work together folding origami cranes to support efforts of Japanese-American Buddhists and American Buddhists to bear witness to the internment of migrant and refugee children and families and promote humane and fair treatment of migrants crossing at our southern border. No experience is necessary and instructions and paper will be provided.
NEW YEAR’S EVE SITTING TO MIDNIGHT – Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 9:00 PM – 11:59 PM
New Year’s Eve Sitting starts with 9 pm service, then zazen interspersed with walking. 108 bells at midnight, followed by traditional Zen New Year’s refreshments. Everyone welcome. Okay to come and go through the evening.
On Saturday August 3rd, 2019 Ancient Dragon Dharma Teacher Taigen Shizan Leighton completed Dharma transmission ceremonies for his heirs, Nyozan Eric Shutt and Eishin Nancy Easton, and authorized them as Dharma teachers. Shosan Victoria Austin from San Francisco Zen Center served as Preceptor for the ceremony. As part of the ceremony, Eishin and Nyozan received new brown okesas and ceremonial implements.
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