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285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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April 2020

ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Every Body Every Mind Sangha is a weekly practice group for people living with disabilities, limitations, differences and chronic illnesses. Sundays 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm To join online, please email everybodyeverymind@gmail.com to request a Zoom link.  Please come and take part in this time to meditate, share our lives and support with each other, and learn more about the dharma. There is no need to register for these weekly meetings, just come and share this path together! Teachers include Charlie…

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ONLINE: Dharma for Challenging Times

April 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Anushka Fernandopulle What are the Dharma lessons that we can take from this time of global challenges? Let's practice together and see how we can learn from the change and uncertainty that life has delivered this year. If we hold events with wisdom, we can grow stronger and emerge from this period with even more resilience than before. Join us to find some relief through meditation and reflecting on the Dharma in community. Registered participants will receive a link to…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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A meditation group for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Same-Gender Loving, and Two-Spirit communities. Because that’s such a mouthful, we call ourselves the Alphabet Sangha. Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:30 pm Please email alphabetsangha@eastbaymeditation.org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

April 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

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ONLINE: Calming the Heartmind: Practicing Love, Compassion, Joy & Equanimity

April 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 22, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Mushim Ikeda Part of EBMC's Core Buddhist Teachings: 5-Month Curriculum The Brahmaviharas (Divine Abodes), also called the Four Immeasurables, are Buddhist teachings and practices that help us to access dynamic calming, stilling, and healing mindbody states. As we cultivate the limitless qualities of loving goodwill, compassion, empathetic joy, and equanimity, in time we harvest true happiness, spiritual strength, and awakening insight. These practices are considered complementary to insight (mindfulness) meditation. Dharma talks, discussion, interactive exercises. Instruction provided for beginners…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

April 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

The People of Color Sangha is a growing tribe of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM Zoom Link will be shared via: POC SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: People of Color Yoga

April 9 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 12, 2020

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

Weekly Yoga Practice for Self Identified People of Color led by Satya de la Paz 5:45PM - 6:45PM Build strength and flexibility while cultivating mindfulness in this all levels hatha yoga class. Each class has a unique, inspiring theme and personalized instruction that will leave you feeling joyous and rejuvenated. To participate via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/558610086 To donate to the Teacher via Venmo use ID: @satyabodyworks To donate to EBMC click HERE.

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ONLINE: Unhurried & Unbothered: Yoga for Radical Restoration

April 10 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 25, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Keisha Turner Cultivating deep awareness requires us to slow down. There are many lessons waiting to be uncovered in silence, stillness, and slowness. Unhurried & Unbothered: Yoga for Radical Restoration is an invitation to practice slowing down as the antidote for the violent pace of capitalism. In each session, the daily demands so many of us face to move quickly and do more will be greeted with the call to move slowly, do less, and treat our bodies and…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

April 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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The Neuroscience of Lovingkindness Your voice matters! Mapping the lived experiences of lovingkindness practice at EBMC

April 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Mushim Ikeda & Dr. Helen Weng Come learn about the neuroscience of lovingkindness meditation, and how UCSF is partnering with EBMC to study how lovingkindness is practiced by diverse practitioners. Tell us about your lovingkindness practice and how it impacts your life. Help us brainstorm questions for focus groups to understand the lived experiences of how lovingkindness is practiced, taught, and embodied at EBMC. Focus groups will be conducted in May-June 2020, and the results will inform a new…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

April 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

April 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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Family Practice: Opening the Heart Through the Buddha’s Teachings

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Lev White, Jessy Zapanta, Julie Goeshe and Michele Ku For Children Ages 0-13 and Family / Caregivers   We invite you to come and be a part of the diverse family sangha at EBMC. We welcome families with babies, toddlers, and children up to age 12. Children under 5 will need to have a parent/caregiver stay with them. We gather to create a safe refuge to share the joys and the challenges of parenting by cultivating loving kindness, compassion,…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Every Body Every Mind Sangha is a weekly practice group for people living with disabilities, limitations, differences and chronic illnesses. Sundays 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm To join online, please email everybodyeverymind@gmail.com to request a Zoom link.  Please come and take part in this time to meditate, share our lives and support with each other, and learn more about the dharma. There is no need to register for these weekly meetings, just come and share this path together! Teachers include Charlie…

Find out more »

ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha — peer-led Deep Refuge group

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join us second Tuesdays at lunchtime starting on December 13th, 2016, from 12pm to 1pm at EBMC. This practice group will include a twenty five minute meditation period and time to be in community with organizers and activists-- deepening our commitment to community and movements for justice and liberation. This peer-led Deep Refuge group is led by Christine Cordero, director of the Center for Story Based Strategy and Amanda Ream, EBMC LSangha member and union organizer. Both are graduates of…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha

April 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

A meditation group for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Same-Gender Loving, and Two-Spirit communities. Because that’s such a mouthful, we call ourselves the Alphabet Sangha. Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:30 pm Please email alphabetsangha@eastbaymeditation.org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

April 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

Find out more »

ONLINE: Calming the Heartmind: Practicing Love, Compassion, Joy & Equanimity

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 22, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Mushim Ikeda Part of EBMC's Core Buddhist Teachings: 5-Month Curriculum The Brahmaviharas (Divine Abodes), also called the Four Immeasurables, are Buddhist teachings and practices that help us to access dynamic calming, stilling, and healing mindbody states. As we cultivate the limitless qualities of loving goodwill, compassion, empathetic joy, and equanimity, in time we harvest true happiness, spiritual strength, and awakening insight. These practices are considered complementary to insight (mindfulness) meditation. Dharma talks, discussion, interactive exercises. Instruction provided for beginners…

Find out more »

ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

Find out more »

ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

April 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

The People of Color Sangha is a growing tribe of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM Zoom Link will be shared via: POC SANGHA WEBSITE

Find out more »

ONLINE: People of Color Yoga

April 16 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 12, 2020

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

Weekly Yoga Practice for Self Identified People of Color led by Satya de la Paz 5:45PM - 6:45PM Build strength and flexibility while cultivating mindfulness in this all levels hatha yoga class. Each class has a unique, inspiring theme and personalized instruction that will leave you feeling joyous and rejuvenated. To participate via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/558610086 To donate to the Teacher via Venmo use ID: @satyabodyworks To donate to EBMC click HERE.

Find out more »

ONLINE: Unhurried & Unbothered: Yoga for Radical Restoration

April 17 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 25, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Keisha Turner Cultivating deep awareness requires us to slow down. There are many lessons waiting to be uncovered in silence, stillness, and slowness. Unhurried & Unbothered: Yoga for Radical Restoration is an invitation to practice slowing down as the antidote for the violent pace of capitalism. In each session, the daily demands so many of us face to move quickly and do more will be greeted with the call to move slowly, do less, and treat our bodies and…

Find out more »

ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Latinx Meditation (Deep Refuge)

April 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tendramos una meditación, tiempo para convivir/hablar sobre un tema budista, y si traen comida, un almuerzo informal/potluck. No se requiere registro! Drop In’s welcome!

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Restorative Practices: Deep Listening in Circle

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Shahara Godfrey, Kimi Mojica, Jamilah Bradshaw, Jenn Biehn, Kevin Martin, Joan Lohman, and DeNNiS SOmeRa We invite newer and long-time East Bay Meditation Center practitioners to experience a community-building/peacemaking circle. The circle, an indigenous tradition, is both ceremony and council. In circle, all things are connected, no one is held in a position of prominence, and we function as equals while honoring our differences. The circle is strong enough to hold joy, pain, anger, quiet, and paradox (Kay Pranis).…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

April 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Every Body Every Mind Sangha is a weekly practice group for people living with disabilities, limitations, differences and chronic illnesses. Sundays 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm To join online, please email everybodyeverymind@gmail.com to request a Zoom link.  Please come and take part in this time to meditate, share our lives and support with each other, and learn more about the dharma. There is no need to register for these weekly meetings, just come and share this path together! Teachers include Charlie…

Find out more »

ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

Find out more »

ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

A meditation group for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Same-Gender Loving, and Two-Spirit communities. Because that’s such a mouthful, we call ourselves the Alphabet Sangha. Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:30 pm Please email alphabetsangha@eastbaymeditation.org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

Find out more »

ONLINE: Midday Sangha

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

Find out more »

ONLINE: Calming the Heartmind: Practicing Love, Compassion, Joy & Equanimity

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 22, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Mushim Ikeda Part of EBMC's Core Buddhist Teachings: 5-Month Curriculum The Brahmaviharas (Divine Abodes), also called the Four Immeasurables, are Buddhist teachings and practices that help us to access dynamic calming, stilling, and healing mindbody states. As we cultivate the limitless qualities of loving goodwill, compassion, empathetic joy, and equanimity, in time we harvest true happiness, spiritual strength, and awakening insight. These practices are considered complementary to insight (mindfulness) meditation. Dharma talks, discussion, interactive exercises. Instruction provided for beginners…

Find out more »

ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

Find out more »

ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

April 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

The People of Color Sangha is a growing tribe of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM Zoom Link will be shared via: POC SANGHA WEBSITE

Find out more »

ONLINE: People of Color Yoga

April 23 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 12, 2020

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

Weekly Yoga Practice for Self Identified People of Color led by Satya de la Paz 5:45PM - 6:45PM Build strength and flexibility while cultivating mindfulness in this all levels hatha yoga class. Each class has a unique, inspiring theme and personalized instruction that will leave you feeling joyous and rejuvenated. To participate via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/558610086 To donate to the Teacher via Venmo use ID: @satyabodyworks To donate to EBMC click HERE.

Find out more »

ONLINE: Unhurried & Unbothered: Yoga for Radical Restoration

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 25, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

with Keisha Turner Cultivating deep awareness requires us to slow down. There are many lessons waiting to be uncovered in silence, stillness, and slowness. Unhurried & Unbothered: Yoga for Radical Restoration is an invitation to practice slowing down as the antidote for the violent pace of capitalism. In each session, the daily demands so many of us face to move quickly and do more will be greeted with the call to move slowly, do less, and treat our bodies and…

Find out more »

ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge: 8 Step Recovery Buddhist Meeting

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The last Saturday of every month at EBMC, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Beginning Saturday, February 24th, 2018, and continuing on the last Saturday of every month, EBMC offers a Recovery, Deep Refuge Buddhist meeting with a focus on ways to heal addiction. Based on the Eight Steps to Recovery developed by Dr. Mason-John M.A (hon.doc) and Dr Groves, we believe this inclusive approach can build a solid foundation for those at any level of recovery and for those who have yet to seek…

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Embodying Joy, Healing and Wholeness in Critical Times: An Online Retreat for Black Womxn of African Descent

April 25 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Two experiential sessions for Self Identified Black Womxn of African Descent With: Arisika Razak and Itzel (Kamala) Hayward Join in community with Womxn of Black African descent, including womxn of multiple heritages. Each session will include guided meditations, breakout groups, and other practices and activities related to the retrieval of ancestral wisdom and the deepening of self-love. Come to one session or both. Registered participants will receive a link to join us via Zoom prior to the class.  Cost: There…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until April 26, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Every Body Every Mind Sangha is a weekly practice group for people living with disabilities, limitations, differences and chronic illnesses. Sundays 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm To join online, please email everybodyeverymind@gmail.com to request a Zoom link.  Please come and take part in this time to meditate, share our lives and support with each other, and learn more about the dharma. There is no need to register for these weekly meetings, just come and share this path together! Teachers include Charlie…

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Trans* & Genderqueer/Gender Variant peer-led Deep Refuge group

April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant Deep Refuge Group Fourth Mondays at EBMC 6:30-8:00 PM (This is a bi-weekly group. Learn more below.) Refuge for us means this group is led by Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant facilitators, for people who identify as Trans* and/or Gender Queer/Gender Variant. Our goal is to provide a safe and welcoming space for all folks with these identities/experiences who are interested in practicing and exploring Insight/Vipassana meditation; the observation of one’s mental and physical sensations,…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2020

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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A meditation group for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Same-Gender Loving, and Two-Spirit communities. Because that’s such a mouthful, we call ourselves the Alphabet Sangha. Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:30 pm Please email alphabetsangha@eastbaymeditation.org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

April 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

April 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 2, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The People of Color Sangha is a growing tribe of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM Zoom Link will be shared via: POC SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: People of Color Yoga

April 30 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 12, 2020

An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Weekly Yoga Practice for Self Identified People of Color led by Satya de la Paz 5:45PM - 6:45PM Build strength and flexibility while cultivating mindfulness in this all levels hatha yoga class. Each class has a unique, inspiring theme and personalized instruction that will leave you feeling joyous and rejuvenated. To participate via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/558610086 To donate to the Teacher via Venmo use ID: @satyabodyworks To donate to EBMC click HERE.

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May 2020

ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

May 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

May 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha — peer-led Deep Refuge group

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join us second Tuesdays at lunchtime starting on December 13th, 2016, from 12pm to 1pm at EBMC. This practice group will include a twenty five minute meditation period and time to be in community with organizers and activists-- deepening our commitment to community and movements for justice and liberation. This peer-led Deep Refuge group is led by Christine Cordero, director of the Center for Story Based Strategy and Amanda Ream, EBMC LSangha member and union organizer. Both are graduates of…

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

May 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

May 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Trans* & Genderqueer/Gender Variant peer-led Deep Refuge group

May 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant Deep Refuge Group Fourth Mondays at EBMC 6:30-8:00 PM (This is a bi-weekly group. Learn more below.) Refuge for us means this group is led by Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant facilitators, for people who identify as Trans* and/or Gender Queer/Gender Variant. Our goal is to provide a safe and welcoming space for all folks with these identities/experiences who are interested in practicing and exploring Insight/Vipassana meditation; the observation of one’s mental and physical sensations,…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Midday Sangha at EBMC Wednesdays at Noon! Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. To join via Zoom video:  https://zoom.us/j/770028979 To join via Zoom audio (phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 770028979# Every Wednesday 12:00 – 12:45   Silent sitting, standing or lying down meditation with optional walking meditation. 12:45 – 1:35     Potluck lunch with facilitated conversation about our practice and being the dharma in the world Midday Sangha Coordinating Committee: Bang Nguyen, Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami,…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

May 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge: 8 Step Recovery Buddhist Meeting

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The last Saturday of every month at EBMC, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Beginning Saturday, February 24th, 2018, and continuing on the last Saturday of every month, EBMC offers a Recovery, Deep Refuge Buddhist meeting with a focus on ways to heal addiction. Based on the Eight Steps to Recovery developed by Dr. Mason-John M.A (hon.doc) and Dr Groves, we believe this inclusive approach can build a solid foundation for those at any level of recovery and for those who have yet to seek…

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June 2020

ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

June 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha — peer-led Deep Refuge group

June 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join us second Tuesdays at lunchtime starting on December 13th, 2016, from 12pm to 1pm at EBMC. This practice group will include a twenty five minute meditation period and time to be in community with organizers and activists-- deepening our commitment to community and movements for justice and liberation. This peer-led Deep Refuge group is led by Christine Cordero, director of the Center for Story Based Strategy and Amanda Ream, EBMC LSangha member and union organizer. Both are graduates of…

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ONLINE Teen Circle: Teen Meditation Group for Teens Age 14-19

June 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until June 10, 2020

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

EBMC Teen Circle ONLINE Spring Session Wednesdays, April 1st to June 10th 2020 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm PST EBMC Teen Circle is a weekly meditation group for teens, ages 14-19. Teens do not need to commit to the entire session. Our focus is on creating deeper relationships with ourselves and each other, having fun, getting real and supporting each other. Learn mindfulness meditation and explore the dharma (Buddhist teachings) in creative experiential ways. No experience necessary. We are committed…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

June 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

June 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

June 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Trans* & Genderqueer/Gender Variant peer-led Deep Refuge group

June 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant Deep Refuge Group Fourth Mondays at EBMC 6:30-8:00 PM (This is a bi-weekly group. Learn more below.) Refuge for us means this group is led by Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant facilitators, for people who identify as Trans* and/or Gender Queer/Gender Variant. Our goal is to provide a safe and welcoming space for all folks with these identities/experiences who are interested in practicing and exploring Insight/Vipassana meditation; the observation of one’s mental and physical sensations,…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge: 8 Step Recovery Buddhist Meeting

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The last Saturday of every month at EBMC, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Beginning Saturday, February 24th, 2018, and continuing on the last Saturday of every month, EBMC offers a Recovery, Deep Refuge Buddhist meeting with a focus on ways to heal addiction. Based on the Eight Steps to Recovery developed by Dr. Mason-John M.A (hon.doc) and Dr Groves, we believe this inclusive approach can build a solid foundation for those at any level of recovery and for those who have yet to seek…

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July 2020

ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

July 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

July 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

July 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

July 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha — peer-led Deep Refuge group

July 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join us second Tuesdays at lunchtime starting on December 13th, 2016, from 12pm to 1pm at EBMC. This practice group will include a twenty five minute meditation period and time to be in community with organizers and activists-- deepening our commitment to community and movements for justice and liberation. This peer-led Deep Refuge group is led by Christine Cordero, director of the Center for Story Based Strategy and Amanda Ream, EBMC LSangha member and union organizer. Both are graduates of…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

July 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

July 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge: 8 Step Recovery Buddhist Meeting

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The last Saturday of every month at EBMC, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Beginning Saturday, February 24th, 2018, and continuing on the last Saturday of every month, EBMC offers a Recovery, Deep Refuge Buddhist meeting with a focus on ways to heal addiction. Based on the Eight Steps to Recovery developed by Dr. Mason-John M.A (hon.doc) and Dr Groves, we believe this inclusive approach can build a solid foundation for those at any level of recovery and for those who have yet to seek…

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Trans* & Genderqueer/Gender Variant peer-led Deep Refuge group

July 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant Deep Refuge Group Fourth Mondays at EBMC 6:30-8:00 PM (This is a bi-weekly group. Learn more below.) Refuge for us means this group is led by Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant facilitators, for people who identify as Trans* and/or Gender Queer/Gender Variant. Our goal is to provide a safe and welcoming space for all folks with these identities/experiences who are interested in practicing and exploring Insight/Vipassana meditation; the observation of one’s mental and physical sensations,…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

July 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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August 2020

ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

August 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

August 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

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Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

August 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on December 9, 2017 at 9:30 am

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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The Multiracial Deep Refuge Group is a monthly exploratory Deep Refuge Group for and by people who identify as multiracial. Our meetings include periods of mindfulness meditation and sharing of narratives and perspectives as we come together to be seen and to see one another. By sitting and exploring our own unique stories, we can come to know and care for the common threads that bind us together. Our collective work bravely expands the narrative that informs multiracial experience today.…

Find out more »

Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha — peer-led Deep Refuge group

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join us second Tuesdays at lunchtime starting on December 13th, 2016, from 12pm to 1pm at EBMC. This practice group will include a twenty five minute meditation period and time to be in community with organizers and activists-- deepening our commitment to community and movements for justice and liberation. This peer-led Deep Refuge group is led by Christine Cordero, director of the Center for Story Based Strategy and Amanda Ream, EBMC LSangha member and union organizer. Both are graduates of…

Find out more »

ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

August 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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ONLINE: EBMC Maha Sangha (For All Beings)

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. To Attend via Zoom Video:  https://zoom.us/j/8540323017 To Attend via Zoom Audio (Phone):  1-669-900-6833 Meeting ID: 8540323017# The EBMC Maha Sangha for All People and Communities is a meditation and dharma group with an emphasis on radical inclusivity and social justice. Maha is a Pali word meaning whole, great, larger/largest, deepest, and Sangha is a Pali word for community, or community of…

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Trans* & Genderqueer/Gender Variant peer-led Deep Refuge group

August 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant Deep Refuge Group Fourth Mondays at EBMC 6:30-8:00 PM (This is a bi-weekly group. Learn more below.) Refuge for us means this group is led by Trans* and Gender Queer/Gender Variant facilitators, for people who identify as Trans* and/or Gender Queer/Gender Variant. Our goal is to provide a safe and welcoming space for all folks with these identities/experiences who are interested in practicing and exploring Insight/Vipassana meditation; the observation of one’s mental and physical sensations,…

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