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Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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September 2022

Regather, Remember, Rejoice! – Dharma-thon 2022

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Dharma-thon is here! Registration is now open for the East Bay Meditation Center's 10th Dharma-thon! Help us reach our goal by clicking here to become a Dharma-thoner! As a Dharma-thoner, you will get to enjoy a magical afternoon of powerful music, delicious food, and beloved community at the Gardens at Lake Merritt on September 25, as we Regather, Remember, Rejoice!  

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha with Beth Smith

September 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Sunday, September 25th Teacher: Beth Smith 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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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

September 26 @ 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: Parent’s Meditation Group: Practicing with our children & families

September 26 @ 8:45 pm - 9:45 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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An Online Meditation Group for Parents with Lisa Fujie Parks Monday, September 26th, 2022 8:45PM – 9:45PM PT (Time Zone Converter) September's Topic: Practicing with our children and families: Sharing from the heart and beginning anew Closed Captioning Provided. EBMC’s Family Practice Class teaching team will be offering a monthly parents’ meditation group for restoration, support and connection during these challenging times. We offer a short talk, guided meditation and sharing. We gather to create a safe refuge to share…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with Dawn Haney

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, September 27th Teacher: Dawn Haney 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE and IN-PERSON: Midday Sangha

September 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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This meeting will be offered via zoom and in person at SE Corner of Snow Park in Oakland, CA near the playground. Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René…

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IN PERSON & ONLINE: We Belong – Heart practice for Queer, Trans, Black, Indigenous People of Color (QTBIPOC)

September 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 28, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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An In Person & Virtual Class Series with René Rivera and Patrick Brown In Person Participation Limited to 40 people. Closed Captions available for those joining us online. Wednesday evenings: September 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th 2022 6:30 - 8:30pm PT (Time Zone Converter)  As our world burns in conflict and violence we return to heart practice to find refuge and belonging. As Queer and/or Trans People of Color we are under attack, sometimes at multiple identity locations. This class…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha with Mushim Ikeda

September 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Thursday, September 29th Teacher: Mushim Ikeda The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha with Arisika Razak and Tania Triana

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Friday, September 30th Teachers: Arisika Razak and Tania Triana Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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…

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October 2022

ONLINE: 8 Step Buddhist Recovery Sangha

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2022

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

Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge Buddhist meetings 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 help. Through these practices we hope you gain a practice that can sustain you in your recovery. We ask that you attend sober on the day with…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

October 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation

October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until October 24, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation Ramón Honea, Imee Contreras and Rebekah Eppley Mondays, October 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th 7 - 9:30PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Mindfulness is an ancient teaching that has proven to be more relevant and beneficial in these current times. It has been scientifically proven to improve empathy, manage stress levels, and increase present moment awareness. This course is ideal for those who want to begin meditation practice, develop consistency, or to…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with Syra Smith

October 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, October 4th Teacher: Syra Smith 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 1

October 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 26, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 1 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays October 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th, 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers Note: This…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha with Rhonda Magee

October 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Thursday, October 6th Teacher: Rhonda Magee The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha with Lev “Fresh” White and Rebekah Eppley

October 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Friday, October 7th Teachers: Lev "Fresh" White and Rebekah Eppley Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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…

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ONLINE: 8 Step Buddhist Recovery Sangha

October 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2022

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

Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge Buddhist meetings 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 help. Through these practices we hope you gain a practice that can sustain you in your recovery. We ask that you attend sober on the day with…

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ONLINE: Latinx Meditation (Deep Refuge)

October 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tendramos una meditación, tiempo para convivir/hablar sobre un tema budista y comunidad. "Deep Refuge" le invita a una reunión de Zoom programada. Información de Zoom: Por favor envíe un correo electrónico a melvinescobar828 at gmail dot com

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ONLINE: Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

October 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.…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation

October 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until October 24, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation Ramón Honea, Imee Contreras and Rebekah Eppley Mondays, October 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th 7 - 9:30PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Mindfulness is an ancient teaching that has proven to be more relevant and beneficial in these current times. It has been scientifically proven to improve empathy, manage stress levels, and increase present moment awareness. This course is ideal for those who want to begin meditation practice, develop consistency, or to…

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ONLINE: Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha – Peer Led Deep Refuge group

October 11 @ 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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Social Justice Sangha is a place to practice and reflect with #EBMCOakland organizers and activists. Includes a 30 minute meditation and time for sharing what’s on our hearts. Contact: socialjustice at eastbaymeditation dot org

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ONLINE: Sex Workers Sangha (Peer Led Deep Refuge Group)

October 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 3:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 17, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Meets 2nd Tuesdays of Every Month, 3:00 - 4:30PM PT via Zoom.  Closed Captions Available. The purpose of this refuge group is to provide a space for sex workers to connect with each other, build sangha, and to deepen our spiritual practices in community. Sex workers continue to be a marginalized group in society and this sangha would be a place where we would support each other in bringing our whole selves into our spiritual lives. For Zoom Access, Please…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with Patrick Brown

October 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, October 11th Teacher: Patrick Brown 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 1

October 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 26, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 1 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays October 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th, 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers Note: This…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

October 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha with Renato Almanzor

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Friday, October 14th Teacher: Renato Almanzor Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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…

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ONLINE: 8 Step Buddhist Recovery Sangha

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2022

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

Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge Buddhist meetings 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 help. Through these practices we hope you gain a practice that can sustain you in your recovery. We ask that you attend sober on the day with…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until October 24, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation Ramón Honea, Imee Contreras and Rebekah Eppley Mondays, October 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th 7 - 9:30PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Mindfulness is an ancient teaching that has proven to be more relevant and beneficial in these current times. It has been scientifically proven to improve empathy, manage stress levels, and increase present moment awareness. This course is ideal for those who want to begin meditation practice, develop consistency, or to…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with Dawn Haney and Melvin Escobar

October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, October 18th Teachers: Dawn Haney and Melvin Escobar 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 1

October 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 26, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 1 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays October 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th, 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers Note: This…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: 8 Step Buddhist Recovery Sangha

October 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2022

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

Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge Buddhist meetings 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 help. Through these practices we hope you gain a practice that can sustain you in your recovery. We ask that you attend sober on the day with…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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

October 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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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until October 24, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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ONLINE: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation Ramón Honea, Imee Contreras and Rebekah Eppley Mondays, October 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th 7 - 9:30PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Mindfulness is an ancient teaching that has proven to be more relevant and beneficial in these current times. It has been scientifically proven to improve empathy, manage stress levels, and increase present moment awareness. This course is ideal for those who want to begin meditation practice, develop consistency, or to…

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ONLINE: Parent’s Meditation Group: Practicing With Our Children & Families

October 24 @ 8:45 pm - 9:45 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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An Online Meditation Group for Parents with Lisa Fujie Parks Monday, October 24th, 2022 8:45PM – 9:45PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided. EBMC’s Family Practice Class teaching team will be offering a monthly parents’ meditation group for restoration, support and connection during these challenging times. We offer a short talk, guided meditation and sharing. We gather to create a safe refuge to share the joys and the challenges of caring for young people by cultivating loving-kindness, compassion, patience…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with René Rivera

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, October 25th Teacher: René Rivera 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 1

October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 26, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 1 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays October 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th, 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers Note: This…

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ONLINE: Ancestors Welcome Here: Healing White Supremacy (for white people)

October 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 10, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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ONLINE: Ancestors Welcome Here: Healing White Supremacy (for white people) with Ream, Sara Oakes, and Rion Pendergrass Thursdays, October 27th, November 3rd and 10th 2022 5:30 - 7PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided White people*: We need all the help we can get. Working at the level of the body, we will welcome our well ancestors of blood and bone to extend their blessings to us, and to give us their full support and backing in our efforts…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

October 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

October 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: 8 Step Buddhist Recovery Sangha

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2022

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

Compassionate Dharma Deep Refuge Buddhist meetings 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 help. Through these practices we hope you gain a practice that can sustain you in your recovery. We ask that you attend sober on the day with…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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November 2022

ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with Melvin Escobar

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, November 1st Teacher: Melvin Escobar 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

November 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 2

November 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 23, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 2 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays November 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided This Buddhist curriculum at EBMC has three components: Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia…

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ONLINE: Ancestors Welcome Here: Healing White Supremacy (for white people)

November 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 10, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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ONLINE: Ancestors Welcome Here: Healing White Supremacy (for white people) with Ream, Sara Oakes, and Rion Pendergrass Thursdays, October 27th, November 3rd and 10th 2022 5:30 - 7PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided White people*: We need all the help we can get. Working at the level of the body, we will welcome our well ancestors of blood and bone to extend their blessings to us, and to give us their full support and backing in our efforts…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

November 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

November 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha – Peer Led Deep Refuge group

November 8 @ 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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Social Justice Sangha is a place to practice and reflect with #EBMCOakland organizers and activists. Includes a 30 minute meditation and time for sharing what’s on our hearts. Contact: socialjustice at eastbaymeditation dot org

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ONLINE: Sex Workers Sangha (Peer Led Deep Refuge Group)

November 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 3:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 17, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Meets 2nd Tuesdays of Every Month, 3:00 - 4:30PM PT via Zoom.  Closed Captions Available. The purpose of this refuge group is to provide a space for sex workers to connect with each other, build sangha, and to deepen our spiritual practices in community. Sex workers continue to be a marginalized group in society and this sangha would be a place where we would support each other in bringing our whole selves into our spiritual lives. For Zoom Access, Please…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with Lev “Fresh” White

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, November 8th Teacher: Lev "Fresh" White 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

November 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 2

November 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 23, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 2 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays November 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided This Buddhist curriculum at EBMC has three components: Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia…

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ONLINE: Ancestors Welcome Here: Healing White Supremacy (for white people)

November 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 10, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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ONLINE: Ancestors Welcome Here: Healing White Supremacy (for white people) with Ream, Sara Oakes, and Rion Pendergrass Thursdays, October 27th, November 3rd and 10th 2022 5:30 - 7PM PT (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided White people*: We need all the help we can get. Working at the level of the body, we will welcome our well ancestors of blood and bone to extend their blessings to us, and to give us their full support and backing in our efforts…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

November 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

November 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

November 12 @ 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: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

November 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with JD Doyle

November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, November 15th Teacher: JD Doyle 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

November 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 2

November 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 23, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 2 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays November 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided This Buddhist curriculum at EBMC has three components: Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

November 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha with René Rivera

November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, November 22nd Teacher: René Rivera 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

November 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: Path of the Bodhisattva 2

November 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 23, 2022

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Path of the Bodhisattva 2 with Mushim Ikeda Wednesdays November 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd 2022 6:30 - 8:30PM PST (Time Zone Converter) Closed Captioning Provided This Buddhist curriculum at EBMC has three components: Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series ONE: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia Ikeda, one of EBMC’s core teachers October 5, 12, 19 and 26 Path of the Bodhisattva Class Series TWO: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Pacific time with Mushim Patricia…

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

November 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

November 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

November 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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

November 28 @ 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: Alphabet Sangha with Rev. Daigan Gaither

November 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Tuesday, November 29th Teacher: Rev. Daigan Gaither 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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

November 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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December 2022

ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

December 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

December 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

December 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha

December 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

December 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: Multiracial Peer-Led Deep Refuge Group

December 10 @ 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: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

December 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Social Justice Lunchtime Sangha – Peer Led Deep Refuge group

December 13 @ 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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Social Justice Sangha is a place to practice and reflect with #EBMCOakland organizers and activists. Includes a 30 minute meditation and time for sharing what’s on our hearts. Contact: socialjustice at eastbaymeditation dot org

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ONLINE: Sex Workers Sangha (Peer Led Deep Refuge Group)

December 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 3:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 17, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Meets 2nd Tuesdays of Every Month, 3:00 - 4:30PM PT via Zoom.  Closed Captions Available. The purpose of this refuge group is to provide a space for sex workers to connect with each other, build sangha, and to deepen our spiritual practices in community. Sex workers continue to be a marginalized group in society and this sangha would be a place where we would support each other in bringing our whole selves into our spiritual lives. For Zoom Access, Please…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

December 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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ONLINE: People of Color Sangha

December 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

  The People of Color Sangha is a growing community of people of color waking up and getting free! Thursdays 7:30 – 9:00 PM PST Closed Captions Provided.  Zoom info: Meeting details are shared through their mailing list (subscribe on their website), and their Facebook group.

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ONLINE: Maha Sangha

December 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

Maha Sangha for All People & Communities Creating Freedom in Community Every Friday night at EBMC, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Zoom Info: email mahasangha at eastbaymeditation dot org to ask for a Zoom link. 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 practitioners. Together,…

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ONLINE: Every Body Every Mind Sangha

December 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until January 1, 2023

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:  ebem at eastbaymeditation dot org 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…

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ONLINE: Alphabet Sangha

December 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2022

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

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 at eastbaymeditation dot org to request Zoom link to join online.  For more information, visit the ALPHABET SANGHA WEBSITE

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ONLINE: Midday Sangha

December 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:35 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until January 4, 2023

East Bay Meditation Center, 285 17th Street
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join our peer-led multicultural sangha for silent meditation practice and community building. 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: Darren Lee Brown, emiko yoshikami, Kimber Simpkins, René Rivera and Marge Sussman email middaysangha at eastbaymeditation dot org for zoom link and password 

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