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June 2019

Meditation, Open Q&A & Snack Social

June 22 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 4th Saturday of each month, we have meditation, open Q&A and snack social. During casual Q&A, the floor is open for anyone to ask questions or share what they think would be helpful to others, related to meditation, daily practice, Dharma, Buddhism, etc. An opportunity for us to support each other in this Sangha (practice community). Meant to be a relaxed session, we will also get to know each other a bit more over some tasty vegan/vegetarian snacks!…

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cross-zen dialogue

A Cross-Zen Dialogue
with 3 teachers from: Chan, Rinzai Zen & Soto Zen

June 28 @ 6:45 pm - 9:40 pm
Shambhala Meditation Center of Chicago, 37 N Carpenter
Chicago, IL 60607 United States
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Join us for an exciting special event that Chicago Buddhist Meditation Group is co-organizing, where we have invited three prominent teachers from different Chan/Zen traditions to share their lineages’ teachings, and to have a dialogue with each other and with you! REGISTER   on Eventbrite https://Cross-Zen.Eventbrite.com/ Friday June 28, 2019 6:45 PM to 7:15 PM: Check-in & Mingle, Light Vegan Snacks 7:15 PM to 9:15 PM: Cross-Zen Dialogue 9:15 PM to ~9:40 PM: More Mingling and Individual Q&A's Panelists: (in alphabetical order…

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Movie Night: “Peaceful Warrior”

June 29 @ 6:15 pm - 9:30 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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We will do a short sitting tonight, and then watch the movie: "Peaceful Warrior" followed by a short Dharma discussion as related to the movie. Movie synopsis: A 2006 inspirational movie based on a true story. Dan Millman is a gifted young athlete bound for Olympic gold who will do anything to be the best. Driven by success, Dan has got it all: trophies, fast motorcycles, fast girls, and wild parties. But Dan's world is turned upside down when he…

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July 2019

Meditation + Dharma Discussion

July 6 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 1st and 2nd Saturdays of each month, we do some Dharma learning and discussion following meditation, with this schedule: 6:15 PM: Door Opens* - meditation instructions provided if needed 6:30 PM ~ 6:40 PM : Slow Moving Meditation - to help settle our body & mind ~6:45 PM: Sitting Meditation ~7:20 PM: Dharma Learning & Discussion ~8:30 PM: Adjourn You may attend any or all segments of the evening. Beginners welcome. No cost to attend. Donations welcome at-the-door…

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Meditation + Dharma Discussion

July 13 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 1st and 2nd Saturdays of each month, we do some Dharma learning and discussion following meditation, with this schedule: 6:15 PM: Door Opens* - meditation instructions provided if needed 6:30 PM ~ 6:40 PM : Slow Moving Meditation - to help settle our body & mind ~6:45 PM: Sitting Meditation ~7:20 PM: Dharma Learning & Discussion ~8:30 PM: Adjourn You may attend any or all segments of the evening. Beginners welcome. No cost to attend. Donations welcome at-the-door…

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Meditation Mini-Retreat

July 20 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 3rd Saturdays of each month, we do a mini-retreat with this schedule: 6:15 PM: Door Opens - meditation instructions provided as needed 6:30 PM ~ 6:50 PM: Slow Moving Meditation - to help settle our body & mind ~6:50 PM: Sitting Meditation ~7:20 PM: Walking Meditation (you may choose to continue sitting if you wish) ~7:40 PM: Sitting Meditation ~8:05 PM: Self-Massage ~8:15 PM: Adjourn You may attend any or all segments of the evening. Beginners welcome. No…

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Meditation, Open Q&A & Snack Social

July 27 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 4th Saturday of each month, we have meditation, open Q&A and snack social. During casual Q&A, the floor is open for anyone to ask questions or share what they think would be helpful to others, related to meditation, daily practice, Dharma, Buddhism, etc. An opportunity for us to support each other in this Sangha (practice community). Meant to be a relaxed session, we will also get to know each other a bit more over some tasty vegan/vegetarian snacks!…

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August 2019

Meditation + Dharma Discussion

August 3 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 1st and 2nd Saturdays of each month, we do some Dharma learning and discussion following meditation, with this schedule: 6:15 PM: Door Opens* - meditation instructions provided if needed 6:30 PM ~ 6:40 PM : Slow Moving Meditation - to help settle our body & mind ~6:45 PM: Sitting Meditation ~7:20 PM: Dharma Learning & Discussion ~8:30 PM: Adjourn You may attend any or all segments of the evening. Beginners welcome. No cost to attend. Donations welcome at-the-door…

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Meditation + Dharma Discussion

August 10 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 1st and 2nd Saturdays of each month, we do some Dharma learning and discussion following meditation, with this schedule: 6:15 PM: Door Opens* - meditation instructions provided if needed 6:30 PM ~ 6:40 PM : Slow Moving Meditation - to help settle our body & mind ~6:45 PM: Sitting Meditation ~7:20 PM: Dharma Learning & Discussion ~8:30 PM: Adjourn You may attend any or all segments of the evening. Beginners welcome. No cost to attend. Donations welcome at-the-door…

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Meditation Mini-Retreat

August 17 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
The Philip Nearing School of Wing Chun, 1363 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642 United States
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On the 3rd Saturdays of each month, we do a mini-retreat with this schedule: 6:15 PM: Door Opens - meditation instructions provided as needed 6:30 PM ~ 6:50 PM: Slow Moving Meditation - to help settle our body & mind ~6:50 PM: Sitting Meditation ~7:20 PM: Walking Meditation (you may choose to continue sitting if you wish) ~7:40 PM: Sitting Meditation ~8:05 PM: Self-Massage ~8:15 PM: Adjourn You may attend any or all segments of the evening. Beginners welcome. No…

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