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Aug 2020
Bearing Witness at the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus

MEDITATION AT THE EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS On August 16, at the initiative of Krzysztof Nowiński, who was Jikido, we held an hour long session meditation in front of the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus. Some of us meditated through Zoom. Later we all had a Dharma Conversation together, including Getsugen Roshi. A transcript of our statements is provided below. Gestsugen Roshi: Thank you to those of you who sat in front of the embassy. Great initiative. This is exactly what the peacemakers do – give testimony. I suggest......

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This Is The Stone
July 22, 2020

This Is The Stone

One thing I know more clearly now is that feeling death is feeling life. Yet, despite this urgency, hidden emotions rear up and dismay me.