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Kaira Jewel Lingo

Mindfulness Meditation Online

Monday, October 3, 2022
1:00 PM–1:45 PM

Whether you’re a beginner, a dabbler, or a skilled meditator seeking the company of others, join expert teachers in a forty-five-minute weekly program, each inspired by a different work of art from the Rubin Museum’s collection. The program includes an opening talk, a twenty-minute sitting session, and a closing discussion.

This week’s online meditation session will be led by Kaira Jewel Lingo and the theme for this month is Openness.

This program is presented in partnership with Sharon Salzberg, the Interdependence Project, and Parabola Magazine and supported by the Frederick P. Lenz Foundation for American Buddhism

the Interdependence Project

About the Speaker

Kaira Jewel Lingo is a Dharma Teacher with a lifelong interest in blending spirituality with social justice. Her work continues the Engaged Buddhist movement developed by Thich Nhat Hanh, and she draws inspiration from her parents’ stories and her dad’s work with Martin Luther King, Jr. After living as an ordained nun for 15 years in Thich Nhat Hanh’s monastic community, Kaira Jewel now teaches internationally in the Zen lineage and the Vipassana tradition, as well as in secular mindfulness, at the intersection of racial, climate, and social justice with a focus on activists, Black, Indigenous, People of Color, artists, educators, families, and youth. Based in New York, she offers spiritual mentoring to groups and is the author of We Were Made for These Times: Ten Lessons in Moving through Change, Loss and Disruption from Parallax Press.

Her teachings and writings can be found at www.kairajewel.com.

Suggested Ticket Price: $10

Pay what you wish for this online program. A generous ticket purchase shows your support of the Museum and helps us develop future offerings.

Member Tickets: Free

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