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Jisso-Ji Zen Ann Arbor offers group meditation practice in the Soto Zen Buddhist tradition of Shunryu Suzuki, author of Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind. We meet in The Lotus Center, 2711 Carpenter Road in Ann Arbor. Practice is led by Taikodo Marta Dabis whose practice originated in the San Francisco Zen Center and is an ordained priest in the Udumbara National Sangha. Everyone is welcome, no prior experience necessary. Please come 20 minutes early to orientation & introduction to Zazen -- Zen meditation. Fellowship over a meal together, afterward, off-site is optional.

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Come sit Zazen with us - on a chair or a cushion - instructions offered. Free.

Zazen --Zen meditation-- between 11:am and noon, followed by fellowship over lunch, off site. Please arrive early. Orientation & Introduction to Zazen and Zendo forms available upon request prior to the sitting. Donations are appreciated. Everybody is welcome. Our JissoJi study groups are also open to all.

"The Most Important Point" - Open talk by renowned Zen teacher Edward Espe Brown

Zen teacher Edward Espe Brown is teaching on "The Most Important Point" The event is free. Donations are appreciated. Everybody is welcome.

“ Coming Home to Your Heart" - Zen with Ed Brown

The Lotus Center

Zen teacher Edward Espe Brown is teaching on "Coming Home to Your Heart" -- Not telling yourself how to be better or different than you are, but receiving this moment of experience. The event is free. Donations are appreciated. Everybody is welcome.

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