Dancing in Groundlessness: A Mahayana Awakening
October 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm America/Los_AngelesUSD 40
with Melissa Moore
Contact person: Robert Fox
This three-hour workshop explores the experiential realization of shunyata, or emptiness as understood on the Mahayana path of Buddhism. Shunyata means empty of ego, and yet, ego offers us a path of realization. The paradoxical topic is explored with humor and compassionate exchange to embrace the inevitable truth of our natural openness, and celebrate that.
Please come for a morning of guided meditation and experiential exploration embracing our natural openness and vulnerable hearts.
This program will be held online on the Zoom platform.
Melissa Moore is senior teacher in the Shambhala Tradition and co-founder of Karuna Training, a training certification in Contemplative Psychology. Melissa has been teaching Buddhism, Shambhala, and Karuna Training worldwide since 1995. She has a MA in Contemplative Psychotherapy and a Ph.D. in Psychological Anthropology. She currently lives in Denver and is the steward of Karuna Training. http://www.karunatraining.com.
Program Price: $40
Patron Price: $60
Students, Seniors, and Limited Income: $20
Please register at least 24 hours in advance to be certain you receive the link for the program.
If you have any questions, please contact Robert Fox: education [at] berkeleyshambhala [dot] org
This program will be presented on the Zoom platform. It is available for computers, smart phones, and tablets. You will need to download the free app on your device before joining the session. Once it is loaded, click the link and follow the prompts to join the session.
It is best to join 5 minutes in advance so that you are set up when the session begins.
And, make certain that your mic is muted when you join to avoid background noises which are multiplied with many participants.
Other cost options (see details on registration page)