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December 2016

Oryoki Training

December 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Oryoki Bowls

If you plan on attending Sesshin on December 10th please join Ken Simpson for Oryoki training on October 9th at 6:00 p.m. Oryoki is the traditional way that Japanese monks eat their food in monasteries.  At Sesshin 2 meals (breakfast and lunch) will be eaten Oryoki style.  Ken's teaching style is fun and informative. Newcomers…

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Sesshin

December 10 @ 5:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Kannon Do will host a one-day meditation retreat, or Sesshin on December 10th. This day of mindfulness offers a rare opportunity to turn our awareness to the simple activities that sustain our lives, and that we normally take for granted: breathing, walking, eating, being attentive to the workings of our mind. The distractions and pressures…

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Noble Eightfold Path Discussion

December 14 @ 7:10 pm - 9:00 pm
Incense at altar

Please join us after zazen on December 14th  for a discussion on Right Livelihood. The discussion will be led by Dave R.

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Kannon Do Holiday Party

December 18 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Please join us for our annual Holiday Party (Potluck Supper) on Sunday, December 18, 5:00 – 8:00 PM, at Janet Harrington’s house (771 Orange Avenue, Los Altos). DIRECTIONS TO JANET’S HOUSE:  Take El Monte Avenue – east from 280 or west from El Camino Real. Turn north on University Avenue (stop light). Make an immediate right…

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January 2017

Intro to Zen

January 7, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Join us at 10:30 AM for an Introduction to Zen on January 7th.  This orientation is intended primarily for individuals  new to Zen practice,  as well as experienced practitioners who have  questions about their contemplative practice.  This informal get together takes place on the first Saturday of the month,  lasting  about 90 minutes.

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Noble Eightfold Path Discussion

January 11, 2017 @ 7:10 pm - 9:00 pm
Incense at altar

Please join us after zazen on January 11th for a discussion on Right Effort. The discussion will be led by Brenda.

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Sangha Meeting and Potluck

January 21, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Please join us for the Sangha meeting held in the Sangha house at 10: 30 a.m. on January 21st.  Everyone is welcome. During  these monthly meetings, the Kannon Do board - and other members and friends who attend - review the operations of our center and ensure that all necessary tasks are being taken care…

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Robe Sewing

January 28, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Join us for Robe Sewing at 10:30 a.m. on January 28th.

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February 2017

Intro to Zen

February 4, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Join us at 10:30 AM for an Introduction to Zen on February 4th.  This orientation is intended primarily for individuals  new to Zen practice,  as well as experienced practitioners who have  questions about their contemplative practice.  This informal get together takes place on the first Saturday of the month,  lasting  about 90 minutes.

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Noble Eightfold Path Discussion

February 8, 2017 @ 7:10 pm - 9:00 pm
Incense at altar

Please join us after zazen on February 8th  for a discussion on Right Mindfulness. The discussion will be led by Columbine.

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