A Cross Zen Dialogue (Rinzai – Soto – Chan) in Chicago.

June 28, 2019 @ 06:45 PM – 09:45 PM
Shambhala Meditation Center of Chicago
37 N Carpenter St
IL 60607

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On the evening of Friday, June 28th, there will be a Cross-Zen Dialogue which will bring together three prominent Dharma teachers:  Teigen Dan Leighton  (Chicago, Ancient Dragon Zen Gate) representing Soto Zen, Meido Moore (Korinji Monastery, WI) representing Rinzai Zen and Guo Gu (DDMBA, Tallahassee Chan Center, FL), representing Chan. Our aim is to learn about similarities and differences in the various traditions and to offer the various Sanghas in Chicagoland an opportunity to get together and to get to know each other.
This event will take place on Friday, June 28, 2019 in downtown Chicago at the Shambhala Center and has been organized by the Chicago Buddhist Meditation Group and DDMBA Chicago.
Evening Schedule
6:45- 7:15 PM: Check-in, mingle, light vegan snacks will be provided
7:15-9:15 PM: Cross-Zen Dialogue
9:15-9:40 PM: More mingling and individual Q&As

PANELISTS: (in alphabetical order of Dharma names)

Guo Gu (Dr. Jimmy Yu)   
Teacher, Dharma Drum Mountain Tallahassee Florida (Chinese Chan)

Meido Moore Roshi      
Abbot, Korinji Rinzai Zen Monastery, Reedsburg, WI (Japanese Rinzai Zen)

Rev. Taigen Dan Leighton
Guiding Dharma Teacher, Ancient Dragon Zen Gate, Chicago, IL (Japanese Soto Zen)

Seats are limited so please make sure to reserve your spot in advance!

Event is free – however, donations to help us cover the expenses (travel, location rent, etc.) will be appreciated!

To register please click on this link.



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