Community Practice Day Interconnectedness: The Root of Loving Community

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
All Events (with the exception of the Tea Service) will be held at the Nalanda Campus


Morning Offerings:

8:30 - 8:50 A.M.

Coffee, tea and muffins in Café

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.
Yoga with Robin Bruce in Nalanda 9180
Contemplative Martial Arts (Aikido and Taiji)  with Tom Wiser and Nate Gilbert in Nalanda 9184

9:00 - 11:00 A.M. - Events Center
Sitting Practice, somatic contemplation with Erika Berland 
Compassion Chanting led by Naropa monastic sangha

11:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. - Events Center
Interreligious Dialog with Acharya Judith Simmer Brown, Reverend Jason Hays and Rabbi Zvi Ish-Shalom

12:00 - 1:30 P.M. 
Lunch Break

1:30 - 2:35 P.M. - Choose One:

Meditation and Drawing
with Robert Spellman - Room 9124 Reserve your spot by RSPVing to

Shamanic Journey
with Leslie Grasa - Events Center

Dancing Beyond
with Tracy Goldenberg - Room 9184

The Politics of Social Justice and Contemplative Practice
with Jordan Hill - Room 9180

Contemplative Technology: The Middle Way of Media and Design
with Seann Goodman - Room 9246

Ancestry in Progress: Exploring Heritage, Roots, and Generational Healing Through Black, Latinx and Native Poetics
with Ramon Parish - Room 9240

Voice of the Warrior: Gathering of Military Veterans and Allies Dialog
with special guests and cadets from the Air Force Academy - Room 9248 from 1:30 - 2:40 P.M.
Followed by Come Back Yoga and Meditation at 2:55 - 3:45 P.M.
Mindfulness Practice in Meditation Hall led by Chaplain Brett Campbell in Room 9160

2:45 - 3:50 P.M. - Choose One:

Buddhist Debate as Contemplative Practice
by Indo-Tibetan students, supported by Jirka Hladis and Phil Stanley - Room 9235

Kindergarten Magic: Make Something Fun
with Mindy Upton - Room 9124

Sufi Practice (Zikr)
with Pir Netanel Miles-Yepez - Room 9176

Introduction to Mindful Focusing
with David Rome - Room 9240

Wilderness Christian Contemplative Prayer
with Stephen Hatch - Room 9246

Viewpoints: A Small Dance in Space
with Chie Saito - Room 9184 

4:00 - 5:00 P.M. - Event Center:

The Sound of Now: Improvisational Music with Mark Miller and the Nalanda Ensemble
Move, dance and play - also spoken word with JKS MA students Eric Shoemaker and Travis Newbill

Additional Offerings:

The Labyrinth - 9:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
will be available for individual practice - Room 9189

Read and Relax Acupuncture - 12:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.
will be offered by Cody Wiersema (LAC)  in the Nalanda Library, second floor
$5.00 donation suggested

Tea ceremony - Arapahoe Campus, Naropa Tea House (next to Green House)
Please reserve your spot by emailing Tashi Browder:
Each session accommodates 5 guests

1:30-2:20 P.M.
2:30-3:20 P.M.
3:30-4:20 P.M.