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Please join us Saturday, June 6, at 11 am (NY EST UTC-5), for an online dharma talk by BZC’s dharma teacher Laura O’Loughlin. We’ll be using Zoom to host the talk, so you can watch and listen over computer or phone. To join this online offering, please contact shika@brooklynzen.org in advance. As in our “traditional” …

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Please see program page for more information on the Undoing Whiteness and Oppression program. Please note that all in-person public programming at Brooklyn Zen Center is currently suspended. Undoing Whiteness and Oppression (UWO) continues to meet online on the 1st Saturday of every month, from 1:30 to 3:00 pm. To join the meetings, please contact uwobrooklynzen …

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Please note that all in-person public programming at Brooklyn Zen Center is currently suspended. Undoing Whiteness and Oppression (UWO) continues to meet online on the 1st Saturday of every month, from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. To join the meetings, please contact uwobrooklynzen [at] gmail [dot] com in advance. Please see program page for more information on …

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Please note that all in-person programming at BZC is currently suspended. During this time, B-12 will offer online meetings via Zoom with the same schedule: every Sunday, from 6 to 7:30pm. To join the online meetings, please contact Maya P. or Katy H. at b12recoverybrooklyn@gmail.com in advance. B-12 is a drop-in practice group exploring the …

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Please note that all in-person programming at BZC is currently suspended. During this time, B-12 will offer online meetings via Zoom with the same schedule: every Sunday, from 6 to 7:30pm. To join the online meetings, please contact Maya P. or Katy H. at b12recoverybrooklyn [at] gmail [dot] com in advance. B-12 is a drop-in …

Online: B-12 Buddhism and the 12 Steps of Recovery, June 7 Read More »

Eight-week class led by Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan Class dates: Tuesdays 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, 6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 6/30, 7/7 Class time: optional zazen from 6:30 to 7pm, class from 7:15 to 8:45pm This class will be offered online via live stream Zoom. Participants will receive log in details after registering. Registration for this class is open …

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An online offering exploring death and grief from a Buddhist perspective–and specifically in the context of our current moment in history and the coronavirus pandemic. The reality of our own impermanence is now an ever-present and undeniable fact of our daily lives. Learning how to grieve and to be with the grief of others is …

Grieving, Living and Dying in the Pandemic, June 10 Read More »

A six-week class led by Jefre Cantu and Erica Essner Class dates:  Thursdays  5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18 Class time: optional zazen from 6:30 to 7pm, class from 7:15 to 8:45pm This class will be offered online via live stream Zoom. Participants will receive log in details after registering. Registration for this class is …

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The Second Saturday program will include meditation instruction by Ian Case at 9:30am. A $10 donation is suggested. No one is turned away for lack of funds. Come as you are! Your practice is a deeply appreciated form of giving practice (generosity). The program will be followed by a short talk & discussion guided by …

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The BZC People of Color sangha meeting of June 13 will take place online from 1:30-3pm (NY EST  UTC-5) via Zoom. To join the online meetings, please contact poc@brooklynzen.org in advance. Please see the POC sangha page for more online offerings at this time.    

Please note that all in-person programming at BZC is currently suspended. During this time, B-12 will offer online meetings via Zoom with the same schedule: every Sunday, from 6 to 7:30pm. To join the online meetings, please contact Maya P. or Katy H. at b12recoverybrooklyn@gmail.com in advance. B-12 is a drop-in practice group exploring the …

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Eight-week class led by Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan Class dates: Tuesdays 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, 6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 6/30, 7/7 Class time: optional zazen from 6:30 to 7pm, class from 7:15 to 8:45pm This class will be offered online via live stream Zoom. Participants will receive log in details after registering. Registration for this class is open …

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This offering has been canceled. An alternative online offering is being considered, please stay tuned for more details. This five-day sesshin (formal retreat) with Tenshin Reb Anderson runs June 17-21 Retreat Schedule: 9-9pm Wed – Sat, 9-3pm Sunday The sesshin will feature periods of sitting and walking meditation and dharma talks. There will also be …

CANCELED, online offering TBC: 5-day sesshin with Tenshin Reb Anderson, June 17-21 Read More »

A six-week class led by Jefre Cantu and Erica Essner Class dates:  Thursdays  5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18 Class time: optional zazen from 6:30 to 7pm, class from 7:15 to 8:45pm This class will be offered online via live stream Zoom. Participants will receive log in details after registering. Registration for this class is …

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Please join us Saturday, June 20, at 11 am (NY EST UTC-5), for an online dharma talk by Ian Case, currently serving as BZC’s director. We’ll be using Zoom to host the talk (info below), so you can watch and listen over computer or phone. To join this online offering, please contact shika@brooklynzen.org in advance. …

Online Zendo: dharma talk by Ian Case, June 20 Read More »

Please note that all in-person programming at BZC is currently suspended. During this time, B-12 will offer online meetings via Zoom with the same schedule: every Sunday, from 6 to 7:30pm. To join the online meetings, please contact Maya P. or Katy H. at b12recoverybrooklyn@gmail.com in advance. B-12 is a drop-in practice group exploring the …

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Eight-week class led by Shokuchi Deirdre Carrigan Class dates: Tuesdays 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, 6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 6/30, 7/7 Class time: optional zazen from 6:30 to 7pm, class from 7:15 to 8:45pm This class will be offered online via live stream Zoom. Participants will receive log in details after registering. Registration for this class is open …

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