Programs

 

Race, Racism & Racial Inequality Group

November 18th

The purpose of these meetings is to create a safe and brave space for honest conversations about race. Held monthly, this gathering is an open forum facilitated by the organizers with prompts for reflection, sharing, and discussion on the issues of race Continue »

Learn to Meditate

November 19th

Led by an experienced instructor, this half-hour basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as anyone who would like to refresh their understanding of the technique. Continue »

Community Sitting

with Dr. David Greenan

November 19th

Community sitting is an opportunity to meditate in a supportive group setting as a way to help deepen our practice as individuals and as a community. For meditators of all experience levels, this community sitting is an opportunity to unplug, relax with o Continue »

Community Gathering with the Interim Governing Council

November 26th

As part of our ongoing goal of fostering connection, we invite you to a community gathering with the Interim Governing Council. Please come and share with us. Continue »

Awakening Mind, Clearing Away the Clouds

with Cynthia Spencer

December 3rd

Join Cynthia Spencer for a one-night class exploring bodhicitta, or awakened mind, the essence of the Mahayana tradition. As we open to greater vision, compassion arising from wisdom becomes the basis for perceiving and engaging with our world. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

December 10th

Led by an experienced instructor, this half-hour basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as anyone who would like to refresh their understanding of the technique. Continue »

Dharma Gathering

with Hope Martin

December 10th

This open house is an opportunity to meditate in a supportive group setting, to learn about how to apply the principles of meditation to everyday life, and to meet and mingle with fellow New Yorkers interested in mindfulness. Bring your friends! Continue »

Race, Racism & Racial Inequality Group

December 12th

The purpose of these meetings is to create a safe and brave space for honest conversations about race. Held monthly, this gathering is an open forum facilitated by the organizers with prompts for reflection, sharing, and discussion on the issues of race Continue »

Learn to Meditate

December 17th

Led by an experienced instructor, this half-hour basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as anyone who would like to refresh their understanding of the technique. Continue »

Community Sitting

with Shastri Elizabeth Reid & Shastri Sheila Bascetta

December 17th

Community sitting is an opportunity to meditate in a supportive group setting as a way to help deepen our practice as individuals and as a community. For meditators of all experience levels, this community sitting is an opportunity to unplug, relax with o Continue »

BIPOC Sitting Group

with Naoko Kojima & Joy Gutierrez

December 18th

The BIPOC Sitting Group provides a space for black, indigenous, and people of color in our sangha. Continue »

Winter Weekthun at Sky Lake: Dharma Art and Co-Creating Good Communities

with Acharya Arawana Hayashi

December 27th—January 3rd (2020)

Take a trip to Sky Lake for the annual week-long meditation intensive, an opportunity to fully immerse oneself in mindfulness meditation. This week-long program is open to all, beginning and experienced meditators. Continue »