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Weekly Announcements
Hello Sangha Members,

Cambridge Zen Center announcements for the week beginning December 21st, 2014.

Wishing everyone a happy and peaceful holiday season.  

Due to the holidays falling on the next two Thursdays, we will not have the intro class or the Dharma talks on Dec 25th or January 1st but practice will be held as usual in the morning and evening (but not at noon) and is open to all. 

Please usher out the year and welcome in 2015 with

our December 31st Kido from 9-10pm followed by a Dance Party until midnight!

refreshments will be served....

 

     NEWSLETTER ESSAY

 Please consider writing a short dharma piece for our winter newsletter if you have 5 precepts in the Kwan Um School and are currently a member.  It can make a difference in someone’s journey to share your own experience and how it relates to the teaching both for newcomers and also as encouragement for continuing students. The newsletter is circulated worldwide to the Kwan Um School.  It will be professionally edited.  Submissions are needed by January 7th.  Contact D6F636E2E656A7567646962726D616360427F6473656279646  to make arrangements.  Your submission is greatly appreciated. 

 

Community Cooks - Sunday, January 4th

We will be cooking and delivering a meal once a month to a woman's shelter in the Cambridge area. If you'd like to be a part of this, please email D6F636E256A7567646962726D616360427F6473656279646.   The cooking will start around 12 noon. Please write for more info. 

Kyol Che 3 month retreat begins January 3rd (to March 27) 2015 at Diamond Hill Monastery at Providence Zen Center.

 Minimum participation is one week.

 

To register for your retreat online – fill out the retreat registration form.

Watch the Dharma Talk

 Video of the Week!

http://cambridgezen.com/?video=1      

If you would like to see a short excerpt of one of our teacher's Dharma talks, just click on the button above. (You can also put the address in your brower.) So, if you missed it, or want to hear it again, check it out!

Please join us for our delicious vegetarian community dinner held every Tuesday at 5:30pm!      RSVP by emailing D6F636E2E656A7567646962726D616360427F6473656279646 or calling 617-576-3229.

Join us also for our weekly Sunday morning sitting from 9:00-11:30am, followed by refreshments. You can come for one, two, three, or all four sittings; just enter during walking meditation.

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