Region: Northeast USA


Leigh Miller in Conversation with the Artists

November 12, 2014
6:30 pmto8:30 pm

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As part of our contemporary Tibetan art preview exhibition, Transcending Tibet, we invite you to join us for a talk with eight of the participating artists, moderated by contemporary Tibetan art scholar Leigh Miller. Traveling from Nepal, Italy, Switzerland, Amsterdam, and Queens, these artists will discuss everything from their unconventional choices of Read More »

Susan Piver at The Interdependence Project: Vulnerability and Authenticy – The Keys to Happiness

November 14, 2014
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

It can be hard to believe in the goodness of ourselves, others, and the world yet this goodness is beyond question. Meditation practice helps us develop confidence to open our hearts to it all. Join writer and meditation teacher Susan Piver for an exploration of meditation and the truth of basic goodness.

For details, follow this link: http://theidproject.org/events/2014/11/14/vulnerability-and-authenticity-keys-happiness

Buddhism for Beginners

November 21, 2014
November 28, 2014
December 5, 2014

Amida StatueNew York City

For three consecutive Friday evenings, the New York Buddhist Church will be offering a series of informative and informal introductory classes on Buddhism. Read More »

Clare Harris in Conversation with Gonkar Gyatso and Tenzing Rigdol

December 4, 2014
6:30 pmto8:30 pm

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In The Museum at the Roof of the World, visual anthropologist and curator Clare E. Harris explores how British and Chinese collectors and curators have historically tried to convert Tibet itself into a museum. This book, available for the first time in paperback, is a powerful account of the museums created by, for, or on behalf of Tibetans. Read More »

Posture Clinic for Meditators at The Interdependence Project

December 8, 2014
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Join Dan Cayer for a Unique Workshop at The Interdependence Project!
Find your seat. Learn to acknowledge and even welcome the unceasing stream of sensations in your body, and recognize that physical posture is a dynamic and ever-changing part of practice and life. Led by trained Alexander Technique teacher and meditator, Dan Cayer.

Students of all levels are welcome. Please wear comfortable clothing.

http://theidproject.org/events/2014/08/24/posture-clinic-meditators

Mindfulness, Insight, Liberation: The Foundations of Mindfulness-Based Modalities and Research (MBMR)

January 24, 2015toJanuary 31, 2015

Insight Meditation Society

With Christina Feldman, John Peacock, and Chris Cullen

This retreat is specifically designed for professionals involved in mindfulness-based modalities. Educators, clinicians, and researchers engaged in teaching or training in mindfulness-based approaches are welcome to attend. Read More »