Dharma Talk: Kyoko Katayama – Befriending Death
Sunday, December 9
10:10 AM – 11:10 AM
About Kyoko Katayama: Kyoko Katayama, a psychotherapist for over 30 years, has made an intention and practice of integrating her spiritual life, her professional work, and personal experiences towards ease and integrity in all that she does. She has been a student of dharma, practicing at Common Ground since 1999. She has completed a two-year study and practice on Satipatthana (The Foundations of Mindfulness) with Matthew Flickstein.
Practice Period with Mark Nunberg
Saturday, December 15
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Meditation will be followed by discussion of our practice with Mark Nunberg. The group is reading The Buddha before Buddhism by Gil Fronsdal.
Sangha Solstice Soup Supper
Friday, December 21
Sitting Meditation: 5:30-6:00
Soup Potluck: 6:00-7:00
Join your sangha friends for warmth and fellowship on the shortest day of the year. A soup potluck will be enjoyed after the regular sitting meditation. Bring a pot of soup, some bread, or a side to share.