The talk will look into how the main Shin practice of deep hearing , known as monpo practice in Japanese, provides direction and awareness along the path. Hearing is a word that denotes receptiveness and openness. It is integrating of the dharma with an open-mind or beginner’s mind. How do we listen in a world of distraction? What are we listening to? Akin to sitting meditation deep hearing takes practice. Dharma Teacher Shoju will uncover the nuances of deep hearing, how to practice it, and experience the fruit of presence.
Sliding scale suggested donation $10 – $20
A short Introduction to Meditation Training session will be held before the gathering at 9:45 a.m.