Co-hosted by Green-Wood Cemetery & Brooklyn Zen Center
Please note that the Death and Dharma 2017 Summer Meditation Series is an off-site event, which will take place at the Green-Wood Cemetery at 500 25th Street, Brooklyn. The program will begin in the Modern Chapel, just to the right after passing through the Gothic Arches at the main entrance.
If you are unable to sit on the ground, you are strongly encouraged to bring a folding chair or cushion. Every effort will be made to choose a meditation site that is accessible for those with mobility issues.
Tickets: Radiant $20 / Seed $12 / Circle $5
Tickets to the Death and Dharma 2017 Summer Meditation Series are offered on a sliding scale basis to allow participants to pay according to their individual means, in a spirit of gratitude and generosity. In addition to the offering of your presence, we invite you to purchase a ticket at whatever level you are able, which directly supports the teacher and inclusive community attendance to this event. Please note that there are a limited number of tickets at each level.
Contemplation on Impermanence and the Illusory Nature of this Body
With Lama Justin von Bujdoss
A reflection on the fundamental Buddhist truth of impermanence.
Justin von Bujdoss (Repa Dorje Odzer) is an ordained repa (lay tantric yogi) in the Karma Kagyu vajrayana tradition- with over 20 years of experience training both in the United States as well as India. He has served as the director and resident-lama of New York Tsurphu Goshir Dharma Center and is currently the director of Sorig Khang New York, an organization dedicated to promoting Tibetan Medicine and the spiritual practices associated with the Yuthok Nyingthik. Repa Dorje Odzer is currently the first Staff Chaplain for the New York City Department of Corrections where he leads their new Chaplain Unit. He has also years of experience as a hospice Chaplain. When not practicing in modern charnel grounds here or in India, he can be found with his family in Brooklyn.
For more information on the Death and Dharma 2017 Summer Meditation Series see the main event page here.