May 132019
 

Dear friends,

 

For those joining us this Saturday, May 18th, for our third Saturday of the month Upaya Sangha of Tucson meeting, we will meet from 10:00 am to noon, and our meeting will include brief sutra chanting, sitting meditation (Zazen), participant check-in, announcements, and a brief tea break. After this, since Sensei Al is away, Steph and Mary Ellen will read a talk given by Sensei Susan Moon, writer, editor, and lay teacher in the Soto Zen tradItion, titled “What are the Buddhist precepts?” Steph and Mary Ellen received the precepts in the 2018 Jukai cohort within our sangha.

 

Please also note that Sensei Al will be returning next week and offering an extra sangha meeting on Saturday, May 25, giving a dharma talk on “Resilience in Facing the Full Catastrophe” Continue reading »