Dancing River Zen
Is Offering an All-day Meditation Sitting
with Dharma Holder, Miriam Healy, in association with Mid City Zen
“The tips of the mountains' feet walk across the waters setting them dancing.”
All-Day Silent Zen Meditation
9am to 5pm (please arrive by 8:45). On Saturday, Sept. 21st
At Mid City Zen - 3156 Toulouse St., New Orleans, LA.
$50 Suggested Donation
-Lunch and coffee/tea and snacks will be provided.
-Miriam will be offering a dharma talk in the morning and daisan or dokusan (individual instruction with the teacher) at different periods throughout the day.
Teacher’s Bio- Miriam Healy has been studying zen with Fr. Robert Kennedy Roshi for the last fifteen years. She is a Dharma Holder to Fr. Kennedy and is in the process of becoming a Sensei. A former head monk of Morning Star Zendo, Miriam sits with the sangha in Jersey City every day. She travels to Ireland, England, Mexico, and here in the United States to assist Fr. Kennedy with Zen retreats. She is currently working as a hospital chaplain in a long-term care facility for the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth near Morristown, NJ. Miriam was born and raised in Ireland. She is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin, and of New York University, where she earned a Masters in Fine Arts in Theatre. Dancing River Zen is covering the cost of her flight with your help.
Weekly Meditation with Dancing River Zen @ New Orleans Healing Center
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 8:00 am.
Interfaith Center, 4th floor, New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Ave.