Sunday Meditation Group
WHEN & WHERE
Sundays (10 - 12 PM)
Location: (EF) Eileen Fisher Headquarters, 2 Bridge Street, Irvington, NY 10533
Directions: Northwest corner, entrance is adjacent to the river. Please note, GPS won't work, please view detailed directions below
By donation. Open to all.
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ABOUT THE MORNING MEETINGS
Sunday mornings alternate each week between Dharma Gatherings (DG), Open Meditation (OM) and Learn to Meditate (LTM).
Dharma Gatherings (DG) begin with 30 minutes of sitting practice, followed by a dharma talk and discussion. A brief introduction to the meditation technique is provided for those that want it in a separate room upstairs at 10 am.
Open Meditation (OM) consists of 2 full hours of practice, with alternating periods of sitting and walking meditation, and a brief reading.
Learn to Meditate (LTM) meetings offer a very detailed (1-1.5 hour) presentation on the practice for those who are new to it, or for those who would like a refresher. This instruction is offered at the same time as Open Meditation, but in a separate room, upstairs. At the end of this instruction, the group will join the Open Meditation gathering for the remainder of the morning.
All programs conclude with conversation and refreshments. Meditation cushions are provided.
July 21: Dharma Gathering with Guest Teacher Sensei Koshin Paley Ellison "Wholehearted: Taking Refuge in the Three Treasures of Awakening, Receptivity and Community"
July 28: Learn to Meditate with Derek Kolleeny and Open Meditation in the main hall
SPECIAL EVENT: 12:30 - 4:00 PM WBC Annual Midsummer’s Day Community Picnic at Matthiessen Park, Irvington. For more information please select this link.
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SPECIAL DHARMA GATHERING
with Guest Teacher Sensei Koshin Paley Ellison
SUNDAY, JULY 21, 2019
(10 am - Noon)
Taking Refuge in the Three Treasures of Awakening, Receptivity and Community
LOCATION & DIRECTIONS
Eileen Fisher Headquarters
2 Bridge Street, Irvington, NY 10533
(Please note, GPS won't work, please view detailed directions below)
As you face the river, the entrance is on your left, on the northwest corner of the building.
1. From Route 9, turn onto Main Street, Irvington. Continue down hill (west) towards the train station.
2. Turn right on N. Ashton
3. Turn left on Bridge Street, continue on to River Street, and follow parallel to railroad tracks past the first large brick building.
4. WBC meets at Eileen Fisher’s office space, which occupies the 2nd large brick building. Turn right into second Parking Lot
5. Our entrance is around the corner of the building facing a small courtyard and the Hudson River.
For those who walk from the Irvington train station. As you face the river, it is the second large building on your left. You enter from the river side, with your back to the river as you go through the door.
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PLEASE NOTE: No meetings on major holidays or in seriously inclement weather.
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