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Beach Day: Reiki & Meditation

Beach Day: Reiki & Meditation

Heal your body with Reiki and your mind with meditation! On June 11th Buddhist Insights will partner with OutdoorFest and local Reiki healer Jae Schapp to provide you a wonderful opportunity to restore your inner balance. No experience necessary - this event is designed for people who are new to meditation and reiki.

LOCATION

Rockaway Summer House
504 Beach 68th Street
Queens, NY 11692

DATE AND TIME

Sun, June 11, 2017
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT

ABOUT THE TEACHERS:
BHANTE SUDDHASO: Bhante Suddhāso is a Buddhist monk living in New York City, ordained in both the Theravāda and Soto Zen traditions of Buddhism. He has studied under the guidance of some of the most important names in Western Buddhism, including Ajahn Pasanno, Ajahn Amaro, Ajahn Vīradhammo, Bhante Gunaratana, Rev. Myo Denis Lahey, Rev. Ryushin Paul Haller, and Rev. Tenshin Reb Anderson. Bhante Suddhāso was initially trained in Soto Zen Buddhism at Tassajara Zen Mountain Center. Subsequently, he was ordained at Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery in California, where he was trained in the Thai Forest Tradition of Theravāda Buddhism. Since then he has lived at a variety of monasteries from different Buddhist traditions in both rural and urban environments. A dedicated teacher, Suddhāso has taught to people of all different ages and walks of life, as well as college students of universities like Harvard, New York University, Fordham University, and Sarah Lawrence College. The co-founder of Buddhist Insights, an organization designed to connect people with Buddhist monks and nuns, his work aims to convey Buddhist concepts and their practical applicability to everyday life. www.bhantesuddhaso.com JAE SCHAPP: Jae Schapp is a Reiki Master. She offers Reiki Healing Sessions, and works with all ages, including children, and animals.

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