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The Philadelphia Meditation Center
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8 East Eagle Road,  Havertown, PA 19083   Tel. 610.853.8200   
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Upcoming Special Events

Glenn Mullin
Sunday
December 4, 2016
10 AM to 4:10 PM
"Borrowing from the Buddha:
Madhyamaka, Mahamudra and Dzogchen
for Easy Enlightenment"

At the Philadelphia Meditation Center
8 East Eagle Road Havertown, Pa.
Light Lunch provided.
Suggested contribution $25 for PMC
Dana for Glenn
Please let us know if you plan to attend

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THE PHILADELPHIA MEDITATION  CENTER
INVITES YOU
TO CELEBRATE THE SEASON
WITH US
SATURDAY AFTERNOON
DECEMBER 10, 2016
A MEDITATIVE CONCERT
AND PRESENTATION  BY

Nyogetsu

4:00 PM  OPEN HOUSE
5:00 PM PROGRAM

Voluntary contributions only
for the Center and for Nyogetsu
CD's Available for Purchase
  R.S.V.P. by phone or Email

Shakuhachi Grand Master
Ronnie Nyogetsu Reishin Seldin

is the founder of Ki-sui-an shakuhachi dojo with branches in Queens, Manhattan, upstate New York, Pennsylvania, and Boston. He is also part of the Japanese Music Program at the graduate Center of the City University of New York and, has produced many notable recordings, performed at Carnegie Hall, The Asia Society, The Metropolitan Museum of Art,  and many other venues. 
For more information, visit his website:

http://www.nyogetsu.com/

Philadelphia Meditation Center Schedule

NOVEMBER
26-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
27-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons
27-Sunday-Dharma Discussion 4:30 6:30 PM
27-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM

29-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
30-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM

DECEMBER
3-Saturday Morning Extended Meditation
3-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
4- Glenn Mullin 10 AM to 4:10 PM

4-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
5-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
6-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
7-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
8-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
9-Friday-Recorded Dharma Talk
10- Annual Open House and Concert
11-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons
11-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
13-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
14-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
15-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

17-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
18-Sunday-Dharma Discussion 4:30 6:30 PM
18-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
19-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
20-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
21-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
22-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
25-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
CANCELLED
27-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
28-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
29-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

JANUARY 2017
1-Sunday-Meditation CANCELLED
2-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
3-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
4-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
5-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

4-Friday-Recorded Dharma Talk

7-Saturday Morning Extended Meditation
7-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM

8-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
10-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM

11-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
12-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
13-Friday-Recorded Dharma Talk
14-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
15-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons

15-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
16-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
17-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
18-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
19-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
21-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
22-Sunday-Dharma Discussion 4:30 6:30 PM
22-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
24-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
25-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
26-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
28-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
29-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons
29-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM


"To be attached to a certain view
and to look upon other views as inferior,   
this the wise call a fetter
Shakyamuni  Buddha

          Meditation and Recovery
Sitting on the cushion, the next right step
Ongoing Weekly Meeting on Wednesday evenings
At The Philadelphia Meditation Center
Doors open at 7 pm
Meeting starts at 7:30 pm

Mindfulness is the path to the deathless;
Heedlessness is the path to death.
The mindful do not die;
But the heedless are as if dead already.
Dhammapada 21

Regular Sitting Practice:
Sittings are held in silence, on cushions or chairs.
The evening format includes
2 half-hour sitting sessions
separated  by a 15-minute walking meditation.
The Saturday morning format
consists of 45 minute sittings
and some walking, inside or outside.
Cleanup/clerical jobs follows for those who wish to stay.
   Thanks!


SITTING SCHEDULE
Sunday, Tuesday  and Thursday
Center opens at 7 PM
Sitting from 7:30 to 8:45 PM

Saturday Morning
Once each  month 8-12 Noon
8:00 A.M.    Center  opens
8:30 - 9:00   Instruction for beginners   
or practice discussion
9:00 - 11:45    Sitting and walking
12 Noon Center Cleanup  (Thanks!)

Dharma Discussion Forth Sunday of Month
With Beth Adelson 4:30  to  6:30  PM

Saturday Afternoon Meditation
First and Third Saturday of the Month
From 2 to 5 PM
for Silent Sitting and Walking Meditation.
Meditators are welcome to participate
in all or a portion of the Session