This June, hundreds from around the Bay Area and the World joined together in Berkeley for an Urban Retreat to ask “What’s After Mindfulness?”
Drukmo Gyal, Hozan Alan Senuke
Welcome and Keynote
Ajahn Brahm, Brian Conroy, Angie Chew
"Building Bridges Across Traditions"
Moderator: Rev. Heng Sure
Master Jian Hu, Ven Pannavati, Drukmo Gyal
"Right and Wrong Mindfulness"
Moderator: Angie Chew
Piyal Walpola, Rev. Kuwahara, Julien Tempone Wiltshire
"Gender, Culture and Empowerment"
Karma Lekshe Tsomo
"Social Justice & Engaged Buddhism"
Moderator: Hozan Alan Senauke
Ambedkar Association of North America: Pankaj Meshram, Cambodian Refugee: Marlai Ouch, Psychotherapist: Sarwang Parikh
Rev Heng Sure, Brian Conroy
"What about Enlightenment"
Moderator: Nikki Mirghafori Norman Fischer, Richard Dixey, Ayya Anandabodhi, Gil Fronsdal
"Buddhism in the Public Domain"
Moderator: Lewis Lancaster
Fo Guan Shan organization: Ru Chang, Ven De Hong + Returned Citizens, Karma Lekshe Tsomo
"Science, Climate Change, Ethics"
Moderator: Birju Pandya
Kate Munding, Osprey Orielle Lake, Ken Alex
"Be The Change, Everyday Heroes"
"Beyond Mindfulness in Education"
Moderator: Coleman Fung, Lew Lancaster
Stephen Murphy-Shigematsu (Stanford),
Wangmo Dixey (Dharma College), Doug Powers (DRBU)
"Deepening Our Personal Practices"
Moderator: Zilong Wang
Jin Wei Shr, Pema Deki, Breeshia Wade