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Community Shift

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Engaged Buddhism


Wednesday, October 19, 6:30-8:30 PM
Doors open at 6:00 PM
City Centre Library, Room 418 (L4)

Join local meditation teacher Mohan Banga for an introduction to "Engaged Buddhism" followed by open discussion.

"Engaged Buddhism" is the practice of applying the insights from meditation practice and dharma teachings to situations of social, political, environmental, and economic suffering and injustice.

Community Shift Coalition is a partnership between Surrey Libraries, Dr. Ambedkar Federation, and Village Surrey Transition Initiative. For more information contact Village Surrey at or 778-988-3549.

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