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August 2020

Meditation in Mourning for Black Lives Taken and Imprisoned

Friday August 14, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Friday, repeating until Friday June 4, 2021

Weekly meditation in mourning for Black lives taken and imprisoned. 8 AM - zazen 8:30 AM - reading of a selection from a Black writer to open community discussion. The service will be led in our Online Zendo by Dylan Toropov, who asks for your help in selecting material for the discussion portion of the service. Please email info@ancientdragon.org if you can contribute.

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Dragon Zoom Happy Hour

Friday August 14, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday January 1, 2021

Join us (online) for a relaxed end-of-the-week tea and treats. The directions are simple—make yourself a cup of tea, arrange a treat (cookies are good), and log into our online zendo. Aside from that, we’ll spend time catching up and maybe playing a game or two!  

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Sangha Meeting

Saturday August 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Sangha Meeting. Held on Ancient Dragon Zoom. 1 pm - 2pm.

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ADZG COMMUNITY MEETING: Future possibilities for our temple’s location and practice

Saturday August 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The Board of Directors warmly invites the sangha, the Ancient Dragon Zen Gate community, to participate in a discussion of the future of our physical temple and practice.  We need community input to chart our course forward in this time of the COVID pandemic as we face a major decision with significant implications:   whether or not to renew the lease on our temple home.

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Zazen and Dharma talk by Stephanie Kaza, Guest Teacher: The Dharma of Resistance

Sunday August 16, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Ancient Dragon Zen Gate, 1922 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Dharma talk by Guest Teacher Stephanie Kaza on The Dharma of Resistance. Sunday Morning Public program in our online Zendo via ZOOM.  Stephanie Kaza, author of Green Buddhism, draws on Buddhist ethics to address the world-altering challenges before us, as we face our grief, anxiety, and concern for the future of life on earth. Dr. Kaza is professor emeritus at University of Vermont, and also author of The Attentive Heart: Conversations with Trees, and editor of Hooked!: Buddhist Writings on…

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