NOW & ZEN WEEKLY UPDATE
MON 18 March - SUN 24 March 2019
“Without the mud the lotus flowers cannot grow. You cannot separate lotus flowers from the mud. It is the same with understanding and love. These are two kinds of flowers that grow on the ground of suffering.” - Thich Nhat Hanh
Public Dharma Talk by Mu Sang Sunim on Thursday, March 21, at 7.30 PM. The Intro Talk will be given by Bo-Mi Choi.
Mu Sang Sunim is a Senior Monk in the Kwan Um School of Zen. He began practicing with Zen Master Seung Sahn in 1975 and became a monk in 1980. He travelled widely internationally with DSSN as his secretary for many years, residing at many Kwan Um School centers and was Abbot of Dharma Zen Center, in Los Angeles for 7 years. In 1984 he helped to start Seoul International Zen Center in Korea and in 1991 produced the film “Wake-Up-On the Road with a Zen Master.” He has been staying with us since last fall and teaches Soen Yu mind-body exercises.
Bo-Mi Choi is a Dharma Teacher in the Kwan Um School of Zen. She has been living and practicing at the Cambridge Zen Center since fall 2004, and has served on the CZC Board since 2014. She also leads a weekly student meditation group at Harvard University, where she taught Philosophy and Critical Theory in the College for nearly a decade before embarking on her current career as a film and multi-media producer.
Millennial Zen Group meets on Sunday, March 24, 5-6 PM.
ATTENTION — INTRO TO ZEN CLASS ON THURSDAY EVENINGS NOW STARTS AT 6.45 PM.
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