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Large and small gatherings – open to the public – to experience the many aspects of mindful living.
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The Freedom Library is engaged in creating sustainable and inclusive community on the eastside of St. Paul. Our weekly meditation group is an integral part of that effort. This weekly gathering is open to people new to mindfulness practices as well as experienced practitioners. Each week we spend time in silent seated meditation, walking meditation, guided meditations and discussion on various topics related to mindfulness and freedom. This is a drop in session and donations are accepted.Find out more »
Zazen meditation is the cornerstone of Zen practice. We “sit” together in community to support each other and realize our intrinsic connection. Our weekly sessions are open and welcoming for newcomers to Zen and meditation practice as well as experienced practitioners. The sessions include seated meditation, walking meditation, chanting and discussions on basic Buddhist teachings. Sessions are drop in and offered on a donation basis.Find out more »
Marc Anderson is teaming up with his dharma brother and friend Ken Ford at Unity Church - Unitarian to support their ongoing Zen practice group. Sessions include seated and walking meditation, chanting and discussions on basic Buddhist concepts and teachings. The weekly meetings are open and welcoming for newcomers to Zen and meditation practice as well as experienced practitioners. Sessions are drop in and offered on a donation basis.Find out more »
Marc Anderson facilitates this mindfulness meditation session in collaboration with HUMM (Hamline University Mindfulness Meditation) student organization. The sessions are open to students, staff as well as the general community. No previous meditation experience is required. Each session includes seated and walking meditation and discussion of concepts and practice within the field of mindfulness. These sessions are free.Find out more »
This is a weekly practice group on Wednesday afternoons for Macalester students, staff and Twin Cities Community members that identify as Buddhists or are interested in learning about Buddhist practice. The weekly sessions run concurrent with the Macalester school year and include, seated, walking and guided meditations as well as facilitated discussions on fundamental Buddhist teachings. These sessions are free of charge.Find out more »