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Race, Love and Liberation: Applying Spiritual Practice to Racial Justice

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 7:00 pm

with Rev. angel Kyodo williams • October 19 – 22, 2017

angel Kyodo williams is an internationally renowned Buddhist trainer, author, social visionary, and maverick spiritual teacher. She has been called “the most intriguing African-American Buddhist in America” by Library Journal. Her book, Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living with Fearlessness and Grace, has been hailed as “an act of love” by Pulitzer Prize winner Alice Walker and a “classic” by Buddhist teacher Jack Kornfield.  Her newest book, Radical Dharma, Talking Race, Love, and Liberation, explores racial injustice as a barrier to collective awakening.

Her work has been widely covered by such publications as the New York Times, the Boston Globe, Ms., Essence, Buddhadharma, the Village Voice, Lion’s Roar, and featured in TED talks. In recognition of her work, Rev. angel received the first Creating Enlightened Society award from Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, leader of the International Shambhala Community.

Please join us for this exciting weekend with angel Kyodo williams.        Event Information

We anticipate the Saturday retreat to fill quickly.
To be placed on a waiting list email the office (infoATcloudsinwaterdotorg).
Friday evening and Sunday events do not require registration.

If you cannot attend and/or would like to make an additional donation to support these events, you may do so here.

Weekend Package for People of Color

Covers all events listed below, Thursday through Sunday.
Cost: $250
Register for all events.

Thursday-Friday Retreat For People of Color

October 19, 7 – 9 pm through October 20, 9 am – 4:30 pm
Cost: $150
Register for Thursday and Friday.

Friday evening meditation and dharma talk

October 21, 7-  9 pm
Suggested donation: $25 – $100
No registration, pay at the door.

Saturday Retreat – open to all

October 21 • 9 am – 5 pm
Cost: $150
Register for Saturday Open retreat

Sunday morning meditation and dharma talk

October 22, 9 – 10:30 am
Suggested donation: $25 – $100
No registration, pay at the door.

Sunday afternoon Open Discussion

October 22, 1 – 4:00 pm
Suggested donation: $25 – $100
No registration, pay at the door.

If you would like make a donation to support these events, you may do so here.

 

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2 Responses to “Race, Love and Liberation: Applying Spiritual Practice to Racial Justice”

  1. Shodo Spring Aug. 21, 2017 at 9:08 pm #

    This might be a mistake on the website. Sunday afternoon open discussion is shown as 9-10:30 am.

  2. Admin Aug. 22, 2017 at 2:35 pm #

    Good catch. Thank you! The afternoon talk is from 1:00 – 4:00 pm.

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