Suggested donation – $10.00 - $100.00

Date & Time Details: 8:00am - 12:00pm



Turning in and Turning out—The Path of Liberation Half-Day Sit

with Jody Hojin Kimmel, Sensei

July 4, 2020

A four hour practice of connecting with the still point by letting our body- mind and heart take refuge. Let us sit deep into our well and show up from a place of love and courage– the two things that throughout history have been shown are necessary in order to help humanity not only survive, but thrive.

Please join in for a minimum of 2 hours, or feel welcome to come for as long as you are able to.

8:00am – 12:00pm

Your registration confirmation will include a link to the Zoom session.

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Jody Hojin Kimmel, Sensei
A Zen priest, Jody Hojin Kimmel, Sensei received transmission of the Precepts from Daido Roshi, who began the process in 2009, and from Shugen Roshi, who completed the transmission in 2012. In 2017, she received full dharma transmission from Shugen Roshi. She currently serves as MRO Director of Training and co-Director of the Zen Center of NYC. Before entering the Monastery in 1990, Hojin Sensei studied fine art and trained under legendary ceramicist Toshiku Takaezu, among others. Over the years she has taught drawing, ceramics, and painting, and continues to teach on the creative process within the Mountains and Rivers Order.
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