Date: June 28, 2014
Place: Chinese Community Church,[masked] Ave., N., Pinellas Park, FL 33781 Time: 10:30 am - 11:00 am Sitting Meditation followed by 10 minutes of walking meditation
11:20 am - 12:00 pm Talk and Discussion with Dr. Gene Healy “Who Am I?” – Questioning to wake up to your True Nature. 12:00 - 12:45 pm Pot Luck Vegetarian Lunch and Socializing
Sponsored by the Middle Way Buddhist Association and the Chinese Community Church (Contact Tom Lacey: (727)[masked]). Website: http://middlewaybuddhist.org
About the Speaker, Dr. Gene Healy
Dr. Gene Healy is a Florida licensed Acupuncture Physician who works with Florida Cancer Specialists and has a private practice in Dunedin, Florida. His undergraduate degree from Florida State is in Religion with a focus on Buddhist studies. After graduating in 1996, he spent 6 years in South Korea studying Buddhism in various temple settings. He also became a teacher in an esoteric Buddhist martial art called Bulmudo. Dr. Healy then returned to America to pursue his medical degree in Oriental Medicine before moving back to South Korea for 5 years to teach in various universities and continue his studies in Buddhism. Dr. Healy has done intensive mediation retreats with respected teachers in several Asian countries and has taught meditation, yoga, and martial arts along with practicing acupuncture in 8 countries: USA, South Korea, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Cambodia, Thailand, and the Philippines. He currently teaches meditation at different sites in Dunedin and also at Florida Cancer Specialists. "Dr. Healy is a very interesting speaker! He is a highly intelligent and charismatic person you will enjoy interacting with." -- Tom Lacey Food: Usually we have more than enough so come anyway even if you cannot bring something. All are welcome! Vegetarian/Vegan dishes welcome.
Note: If there is enough interest, then we can do this once a month with Gene. We will have other guest speakers from time to time.