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a Public Talk by Susan Murphy Roshi
7:00 to 8:30pm, Friday, 12 February 2016
Learning Centre, CERES, Brunswick East
Someone asked, “When times of great difficulty visit us, how should we meet them?” The teacher replied, “Welcome.”
Susan Murphy, regular teacher with the Melbourne Zen Group, and author of UpsideDown Zen, and Minding the Earth, Mending the World, explores how the practice of Zen can open the Way, right in the thick of all life’s many demands and challenges.
$5 or $3 conc venue fee plus voluntary Dana offering to support the teachings. Pay at the door. No booking required.
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Autumn Sesshin (meditation retreat)
with Susan Murphy Roshi
Saturday 2 April to Saturday 9 April 2016
Casa Pallotti (near Millgrove, Yarra Valley)
Sutra Study – The Diamond Sutra
with Chi Kwang Sunim
Friday evenings at CERES, 4, 11 & 18 March, 7pm to 9pm
Registration is required by Sunday, 21 February – Further information
Tao Te Ching: A Foundation of Zen Practice
a talk by Bob Rosenbaum
Cost: $3/$5 venue fee, plus voluntary dana to support the teachings
Bob Rosenbaum received lay entrustment as a Zen teacher by Sojun Mel Weitsman, and is also authorized as a senior teacher of Dayan Qigong in the lineage of Yang Meijun by Master Hui Liu of the Wen Wu school. Professionally, Bob worked 30 years as a neuropsychologist, psychotherapist, and behavioral medicine specialist. Excerpts from his recent book, Walking the Way: 81 Zen Encounters with the Tao Te Ching can be found at www.walking-the-way.com. Other books include Zen and the Heart of Psychotherapy and What’s Wrong with Mindulness? (And What’s Right?): Zen Perspectives (co-edited with Barry Magid, coming Autumn 2016 from Wisdom Publications).
Saturday, 27 February, 9am to 1pm – zazenkai with farewell to Nola