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Mindfulness, Dharma, Mental Health & Science With Matthew Brensilver

April 2, 9am – 12:30pm PDT Register to receive the Zoom link and updates about this event. Increasingly, dharma and its distillations are being incorporated in diverse spheres of secular life: psychology, medicine and education. Meditative practices and Buddhist psychology are being subjected to scientific interrogation. What are the implications of this encounter? In what ways …

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Introduction to Buddhist Chaplaincy

With Vanessa Able,  Ram Appalaraju, Chenxing Han, Jennifer Lemas, and Kathryn Stark Saturday, May 21, 2022 – 9:30 pm to 12:30 pm  A half-day overview of a chaplain’s work of providing spiritual care and support for people in hospitals, hospices, prisons, and a wide variety of other settings. The work is wonderfully challenging and satisfying. …

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Engaged Buddhism with Thanissara

Hosted by the Earth Care group Climate crisis is affecting the entire planet and causing immense suffering to many demographics. Thanissara's talk will cover skillfully participating in engaged Buddhism.  Buddhist teachings offer precedents for direct engagement with human and social issues.  The Dharma talk will cover many aspects of Buddhist practices including compassion for all …

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Avoid All Evil, Do Good, Purify the Mind with Santussika Bhikkhuni

Tuesdays, July 12, August 9, September 13 ⋅7:30 – 9:00pm Please register to receive Zoom link and other information about this course. In this 3-session course, we will delve into how to live by this teaching of all the Buddhas (Dhammapada 183). Using passages from the Pali suttas as our basis for discussion and practice, …

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The Way to the Beyond: A Study of the Pārāyanavagga with Sujato Bhikkhu

Wednesdays, July 13, 20, 27, and August 3 at 7:30-8:30pm PDT (UTC -7) Please register to receive Zoom link and other information about this course. The Sutta Nipata culminates with a moving series of questions from sixteen brahmins to the Buddha, wrapped in a devotional narrative. It is unique in its literary form and emotional …

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The Way to the Beyond: A Study of the Pārāyanavagga with Sujato Bhikkhu

Wednesdays, July 13, 20, 27, and August 3 at 7:30-8:30pm PDT (UTC -7) Please register to receive Zoom link and other information about this course. The Sutta Nipata culminates with a moving series of questions from sixteen brahmins to the Buddha, wrapped in a devotional narrative. It is unique in its literary form and emotional …

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The Cultivation of Knowledge: A Half-Day on Understanding and Releasing Dukkha

with Kim Allen Sat, July 23, 2022: 9am – Noon Please register for this course. Please note that this event will be held onsite at IMC. In-person attendance is open for a limited number of people. Registration and proof of vaccination (including a booster) are required. KN 95 or N 95 masks will also be required.  After …

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The Way to the Beyond: A Study of the Pārāyanavagga with Sujato Bhikkhu

Wednesdays, July 13, 20, 27, and August 3 at 7:30-8:30pm PDT (UTC -7) Please register to receive Zoom link and other information about this course. The Sutta Nipata culminates with a moving series of questions from sixteen brahmins to the Buddha, wrapped in a devotional narrative. It is unique in its literary form and emotional …

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The Way to the Beyond: A Study of the Pārāyanavagga with Sujato Bhikkhu

Wednesdays, July 13, 20, 27, and August 3 at 7:30-8:30pm PDT (UTC -7) Please register to receive Zoom link and other information about this course. The Sutta Nipata culminates with a moving series of questions from sixteen brahmins to the Buddha, wrapped in a devotional narrative. It is unique in its literary form and emotional …

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Pride and Prejudice: A ZOOM-based Theatrical Exploration (Z’Opera) of the Ambattha Sutta (DN 3)

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A Sati Center Z'Opera (Zoom-based opera) Three sessions: Aug 8th, 10th, and 12th (Mon-Wed-Fri), 8:30-10:00am PDT - Via Zoom With David Lorey, Ying Chen, Diana Clark, and Kim Allen Please register to receive Zoom link and other information about this course. Our exploration of the Ambattha Sutta of the Dīgha Nikāya (DN 3) will seek …

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