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Work in the Room this Saturday

  Jingqing said about a conversation with one of his students, “One drop is just black ink. Two drops and a dragon is born.”   Work In The Room with Sarah Bender, Sensei Saturday, May 20 I’ll be offering Work In…

Sanctuary

  Dear Friends, Today is a tough day in Colorado Springs.  We are grieving for neighbors and police officers who are dead, injured, or traumatized by a shooting at Planned Parenthood; and for the man who shot.  In the midst of a time of thanksgiving, of gratitude…

November 2015 Update

A few November Notes KOANS Koan practice will not happen today, Nov. 15, because we’ll be at the Woman’s Club for our annual all-sangha dinner meeting,4:30 to 7:30.  Come on over and  join in discussion as we look forward into…

In Loving Memory of Pat Komarow

  Dear Sangha, Our dear friend, Rocky Mountain Insight teacher Pat Komarow, has passed from this world.   RMI will be honoring Pat in their service this morning, Nov. 22 (see below).   Pat’s family is also planning a memorial,…

Contemplative Education Talk Tonight

Dear Sangha, A centrally important topic we took up together early this summer was the practices of inclusion in our individual Zen  and in our community.  In particular, we spoke of the causes, effects, and importance of racism in our communities,…