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What Our Hearts Know: Arousing Buddha Nature With Rhythm, CC 9/8/13

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Dr. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel
Sunday, September 8, 2013, 10:30am - 5pm
with Dr. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel

Enter into the ancient sound of our voices, drums, bells, and other percussion instruments. Arouse deep compassion, love and wisdom by aligning with the pulse of our hearts.

An environment will be created to use drums, bells, and other percussion instruments to reveal buddha nature. We will sit in silent meditation between each rhythm session. There will be chanting to bring the voice into the experience. This is an opportunity to begin or further a dharma practice with the use of sound and rhythm. No experience in drumming, chanting, or meditation is needed. All that is needed is a beginner's mind and an open heart. If you have a drum or percussion instrument of any kind please bring it. Some instruments will be provided.

Fees:
$80; $72 current SFZC members; $64 limited income. Fee includes organic vegetarian lunch from Greens Restaurant. Some scholarships are available; see About Registration, Scholarships, and Cancellations. No one turned away for lack of funds.

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Use the Ticket Table below (available soon). Or call our toll free number 888.743.9362 or our local number 415.475.9362.
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Dr. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel
Rev. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, PhD, author, visual artist, drummer and Zen Buddhist priest, is the guiding teacher of Still Breathing Meditation Center in East Oakland, CA. She was ordained with Zenkei Blanche Hartman and is under the training of Kiku Christina Lehnherr, a former abbess of the San Franscisco Zen Center. Zenju was shuso/head student for the Fall 2012 Practice Period at City Center, which was led by Christina Lehnherr. She is the author or coauthor of several books. For more information, see the full bio, or go to zenju.org.