Dharma talk by Laura O’Loughlin, July 25


Event Details


Please join us Saturday, July 25, 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” dharma talks, Laura will be taking questions at the end. Everyone will be muted on Zoom during the talk. If you would like to ask a question at the end, please unmute yourself at the appropriate time.

Please consider making a financial donation to BZC to support our online offerings at this time. You can donate to BZC via Paypal to paypal@brooklynzen.org or online here. No donation is too small. Your contributions are deeply appreciated and needed to support our community and our ongoing dharma offerings.

For those who are in a position to contribute, please give generously as you are able. Thank you!

About Laura O’Loughlin

Laura O’Loughlin is a dharma teacher and senior lay practitioner at Brooklyn Zen Center, as well as its co-founder. Before she began training with Teah Strozer, Laura was a student of Darlene Cohen’s. She is currently a psychotherapist, affiliated with the Buddhist Psychotherapy Collective, with her own practice in Manhattan. As a clinician, Laura uses mindfulness and body-oriented practices to support healing and transformation. Before co-founding Brooklyn Zen Center, Laura had trained and lived in various Buddhist communities since 1997, including Tassajara Zen Mountain Monastery and San Francisco Zen Center. Laura was also Director of Austin Zen Center, where among other things she studied the interface between eastern and western psychologies. Laura received lay dharma entrustment from Teah Strozer in 2017.