Email: October 16

Finding Your Seat & Extended Sitting This Weekend There are plenty of opportunities this weekend for Zen practice. On Saturday, October 17, from 11:00 to noon, there’s the weekly Finding Your Seat, a great resource for beginners (but everyone is welcome). On Sunday, there’s the Extended Sitting from 6:15 am to 3:30 pm, but without…

Email: October 2

Joining the 5-day Sesshin (October 2-7) The regular schedule of Zoom sittings is cancelled during sesshin. However, a reminder for people who are not attending sesshin: you are welcome to join any parts of the sesshin (though without dokusan). If you do join, please enter before the block of sitting begins or during a kinhin…

Email: September 30

Term Intensive Begins October 8 Our first online TI will begin a week from Thursday at 8 pm EDT (on Zoom just after the evening sitting). We’ll have a few changes from our old format: We won’t attempt formal opening or closing ceremonies. Our first session will be an opportunity to share our commitments, and…

Anti-Racist Term Intensive Possibilities

Given the recent interest in anti-racist practice within the Sangha and beyond, Seeing Through Racism would like to offer the suggestion of incorporating anti-racist practices into the upcoming Term Intensive. Anti-racist practices can be a way to cultivate racial awareness burning, engage in self-reflection and tailor anti-racist practice to one’s daily life. Commitments made by…