Meditation Retreat for People of Color With Mushim Ikeda, Bonnie Duran and Vance Pryor (Assistant) June 16 – 21, 2017 REGISTER NOW In many traditions, people journey into the wilderness for contemplation and purification. How often do we have the opportunity to connect to our deepest intentions and …

The reactions to the recent white Buddhists and POC Buddhists racial justice calls are overwhelmingly positive. Both groups will continue their online meetings. The white Buddhists will meet June 29th, Thursday, 4-6 PM PDT / 7-9 PM EDT Please register here: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/f0910a42342328b08c34be5db4a05ad8 The POC Buddhists will also meet soon. …

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If race, sexuality, and gender are illusions and social constructs, then what is the tension and ultimate hatred that arises with regard to them? How does one grow and challenge one’s own values in the midst of contradictions, lived experiences, and how we interact with each other? More …

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In late June KCC will be doubly blessed with not only the long-awaited move to our new Dharma center but also a visit by Khenpo Lodro Donyo Rinpoche, who will preside over a formal blessing of our new center and open the dharma activity in this new chapter …

On Saturday, June 17 2017 at 7:00 p.m., Grammy-winning pianist and composer Arturo O’Farrill, NEA Jazz Master David Liebman, the veteran NYC brass band Slavic Soul Party, the Moroccan ensemble Innov Gnawa, and the emerging artist and New School student Arta Jekabsone will headline the 6th annualConcert To …

Rocky Mountain Ecodharma Retreat Center in Boulder, Colorado expects to begin retreats in nature late in June, 2017. See how you can help or participate. Home https://www.buddhistdoor.net/news/new-ecodharma-retreat-center-to-open-in-colorado-in-june  

You are cordially invited to “The Day of Vesak 2017” at the United Nations on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 You need a UN Pass (so RSVP below if you don’t have it yet). Dana Ceremony for ordained monastics only at 10:30 a.m., at the Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka (820 …

Upcoming Featured Teachers Webinars on Race and Gender in a New Era: June 25th Sunday afternoon with Dr. Funie Hsu and others. Dr. Funie Hsu, PhD, works as an assistant professor of American Studies at San Jose State University and also serves on the board of the Buddhist …

Buddhists for Racial Justice open letters to white and POC (persons of color) Buddhists recommended the following action plans. For white Buddhists: Commit to ongoing self-education. Engage in facilitated group work. Promote structural change within our Dharma communities Build collaborative relationships with people of color. For POC Buddhists: …