Quarterly Newsletter, May - July

Sangha Newsletter for May through July 2017

In this issue:

  • Our first-ever Pet/Animal Blessing Ceremony will be held at Myoshinji in the afternoon of May 21.
  • We welcome a visit from Jadina Lilien and Tiokasin Ghosthorse for a book signing and presentation at Trickster Gallery in Schaumburg on Saturday, June 24 at 1:00 PM.
  • Our annual Gate of Sweet Nectar Ceremony will take place the evening of July 22. This year, we will offer the opportunity to dedicate beautiful memorial lanterns to the memory of loved ones who have passed away.
  • We are forming a study group on Combating Racism based on Standing up for Social Justice's 7 month curriculum.
  • Our monthly fusatsu ceremony will have a new format, which includes council practice.

Our next retreat is the Maezumi Roshi Memorial Sesshin, which runs May 18-21. Please register as soon as possible.