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Bernie Glassman – Talk and Workshop

Dec. 27, 2012 - Posted in: Events - Comments Off

February 15, 2013
7:00 pmto9:00 pm
February 16, 2013
10:00 amto4:30 pm

The Village Zendo is honored to present Making Peace: The World as One Body With Bernie Glassman

Friday, February 15th from 7.00 – 9.00 pm
Saturday, February 16th from 10.00 am – 4.00 pm, with reception 4.00 – 5.00 pm

With a style that is both touching and humorous, Bernie Glassman gives inspiration to live a life that matters by bearing witness to the wholeness of human experience.

On Friday evening, the program will include discussion of the Three Tenets of the Zen Peacemakers: Not Knowing, Bearing Witness and Loving Actions.

On Saturday, the program will include talks and group discussions on Living A Life That Matters.

Bernie will share insights from:
• Studying and Teaching Zen for over 55 years
• Leading ‘Bearing Witness” Retreats, both at Auschwitz and on the Streets
• Initiating Social Enterprises and Non-profits
• Clowning in Refugee Camps
• Peace Work in the Middle East

Check out Bernie’s new book “The Dude and the Zen Master,” created in collaboration with actor Jeff Bridges: New York Times Review of Jeff and Bernie’s new bookSee the book on

There will be a reception for workshop attendees with Bernie following the Saturday program, from 4.00 – 5.00 pm.

Space is limited and pre-pay registration will be required.
If you want to go to both events you must buy both tickets separately.
Tickets are non-refundable.

Buy tickets for the FRIDAY EVENING TALK HERE $15.00 ($16.52 w/service fee)
Buy tickets for the SATURDAY WORKSHOP HERE $100.00 ($104.49 w/service fee)

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