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Upcoming Events

Dharma Talk – Patrice Koelsch

Sunday, April 7
10:10 AM – 11:10 AM

Patrice will give a talk entitled: Equanimity: Ballast for Navigating the Seas of Anxiety and Reactivity

About Patrice Koelsch: Formally trained with a Ph.D. in Philosophy, Patrice Koelsch began sitting at Common Ground Meditation Center in 1995. Patrice is a graduate of Spirit Rock’s Community Dharma Leaders Program, and completed a year-long Buddhist Chaplaincy Training Program at the Sati Center for Buddhist Studies. She has practiced meditation at monasteries in Thailand and Myanmar. Patrice has been facilitating meditation groups in correctional facilities since 1999, and has a special interest in offering mindfulness and loving kindness practice in non-traditional settings. She is currently the Program Coordinator for the Buddhist Chaplaincy Certificate Program at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities.

Practice Period with Mark Nunberg

Saturday, April 13
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

This month Mark will meet with us on the second Saturday of April. Please note the change.

Discussion of “Travel and Transformation: No-Self in Western Buddhist Travel Narratives”

Monday, April 22, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

We will discuss John Barbour’s introduction to his book about how Westerners journeying through Buddhist cultures in Asia are changed by their travels, especially what they make of the idea of no-self. Those who would like a copy of the paper can request it from John at barbourj@stolaf.edu

Dharma Talk – Pamela and Daniel Martin

Sunday, May 5
10:10 AM – 11:10 AM

Practice Period

Saturday, May 18
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Mark is unable to be with us this month. We will meet as usual the third Saturday of the month, May 18. The group will be led members of the sangha.

Practice Period with Mark Nunberg

Saturday, June 15
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Mark will meet with us as usual on the third Saturday of the month.