Be Playful, Be Connected
September 27 - November 8
HERE ARE twelve OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDY. YOU CHOOSE ten.
3 times per week in community plus 2 other times per week alone or in community
Short or long, whatever you can manage
Attend class – we will study the women and men ancestors
Four sessions – classes – 9/27, 10/4, 11/1, 11/8; 11:30-1:00; cost per class $5-15
Read a book or see a film
Write a review to share; what is consistent
with the Buddha’s teaching? Send this to
Gene; he will compile and distribute.
Have two study buddies; work in groups of three
Read aloud and discuss a weekly passage from Gene; write a short essay – your understanding of one passage; send this to Gene to read and respond to.
Include flexibility, strength and aerobic activity
Carrots? Bulbs? Pea sprouts? Figure out a way to share seeds
Your own oryoki cloth set? A handkerchief? The sewing teacher(s) will make themselves available to help.
Shakyo/ copy a sutra
Copy the same teaching multiple times? Begin your own sutra book?
Count to 108 every day
Work up to 108 bows? Or 108 breaths?
Minimum 3 full days – Oct 2,3,4 & Nov 6,7,8
Cost per day $25-40; plus Home-based Rohatsu Intensive Dec 5-10
Converse with Gene
At least one time during these 6 or 7 weeks
Sesshin - October 1-4 Oct_sesshin_schedule.pdf
Registration is required; registration information will be sent to the AZGannouncments email list.
Sesshin - November 6-8 (Schedule TBA)
This class will meet on Zoom 11:30-1:00 on each of these days.
https://zoom.us/j/6618292899 Password: 806499
- September 27 - [Instructions TBA]
- October 4 - [Instructions TBA]
- November 1 - [Instructions TBA]
- November 8 - [Instructions TBA]
Study Intensive Commitment
Email your completed commitment form to Gene.
Registration is required for class attendance. Fees are $5.00 to $15.00 per class sliding scale and scholarships are available. Registration material will be sent to the AZGannouncments email list.