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September 2016

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters

September 9, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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An Iyengar yoga class for practitioners of seated meditation.

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October 2016

Vimalakirti’s Briefcase: Eight Weeks to Establish Your Job as Your Temple

October 4, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 22, 2016

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Through 8 online brown-bag lunches, printable PowerPoint presentations including meditations and practices, live small-group sessions, and the buddy system, this class will focus on how to spiritually cultivate the major daytime activity of most of us -- our work.

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November 2016

Meditation Posture Fridays: Yoga Practices for Sitters

November 11, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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An Iyengar yoga class for practitioners of seated meditation.

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December 2016

Love: The Open Door to Big Mind

December 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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A lecture by Victoria, and a workshop with Victoria and David Richo, on how letting go of attachment to habits, personality and preconceptions can open the door to the unhindered intimacy of Big Mind.

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MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

December 12, 2016 @ 4:00 am - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The posture we take sets the tone for our entire experience and capacity in concentration and meditation. Though there are infinite ways to study it, one of the most effective entries is through the everyday experience of practitioners. The 10-session 2017 series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once a month, we gather for an asana class that addresses a specific postural, physiological, or mental aspect of meditation practice, based on participants' own questions…

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January 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

January 6, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:00pm, repeating indefinitely

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Practical apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation, through yoga poses that address participants' questions and needs

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February 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

February 3, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Practical apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation, through poses that address participants' questions and needs

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March 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

March 10, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The posture we take sets the tone for our entire experience and capacity in concentration and meditation. Though there are infinite ways to study it, one of the most effective entries is through the everyday experience of practitioners. The 10-session 2017 series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once a month, we gather for an asana class that addresses a specific postural, physiological, or mental aspect of meditation practice, based on participants' own questions…

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April 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

April 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The posture we take sets the tone for our entire experience and capacity in concentration and meditation. Though there are infinite ways to study it, one of the most effective entries is through the everyday experience of practitioners. The 10-session 2017 series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once a month, we gather for an asana class that addresses a specific postural, physiological, or mental aspect of meditation practice, based on participants' own questions…

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May 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

May 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The posture we take sets the tone for our entire experience and capacity in concentration and meditation. Though there are infinite ways to study it, one of the most effective entries is through the everyday experience of practitioners. The 10-session 2017 series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once a month, we gather for an asana class that addresses a specific postural, physiological, or mental aspect of meditation practice, based on participants' own questions…

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DHARMA TALK and DISCUSSION

May 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Buddha's teachings on how to live free from suffering.

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June 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

June 16, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Practical apprenticeship in the yoga of seated meditation, through poses that address practitioners' questions and needs

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July 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

July 7, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Practical apprenticeship in the yoga of seated meditation, through asana that addresses participants' questions and needs

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September 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

September 8, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The posture we take sets the tone for our entire experience and capacity in concentration and meditation. Though there are infinite ways to study it, one of the most effective entries is through the everyday experience of practitioners. The 10-session 2017 series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once a month, we gather for an asana class that addresses a specific postural, physiological, or mental aspect of meditation practice, based on participants' own questions…

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October 2017

Meditation Posture Fridays

October 13, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Practical apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation, through poses that address practitioners' needs and questions

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November 2017

Memorial Service for Junsei Jana Drakka

November 9, 2017 @ 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Junsei Jana Drakka passed away Friday, October 27th. She was the founder of Zenkei Sangha. We will have a short memorial service for her at Beginner's Mind Temple, her home sangha. There will be statements from people who knew Jana, a chant for loving-kindness, and a dedication to the wider world.   You are welcome to join the community for zazen meditation at 5:15, or attend only the service starting at 6:10 p.m. The entrance at Laguna Street is wheelchair…

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Meditation Posture Fridays

November 17, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Practical apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation, through poses that address practitioners' questions and needs

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January 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

January 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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March 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

March 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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April 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

April 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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May 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

May 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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June 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

June 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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July 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

July 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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September 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

September 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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October 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

October 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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November 2019

MEDITATION POSTURE FRIDAYS

November 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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One event on March 8, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 19, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on July 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on November 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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In the early 1980s, Shosan asked a Zen master, “I have been sitting for over 10 years, and my feet still fall asleep in zazen . What am I doing wrong?” He replied, “The first 10 years are the hardest.” The posture we take affects everything about meditation from its ease or difficulty to the thinking process; there are infinite ways to study it. This 10-session series is offered to provide a guided apprenticeship in the yoga of meditation. Once…

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