Author: Gabe Keller Flores

Monday, December 21st, 6:00-6:45pm Zoom link here. Please join us as we come together virtually on December 21st, the Winter Solstice, to offer our practice in support of the larger community effort to oppose the Line 3 oil pipeline. Our participation …

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Hi everyone, In her talk yesterday, Wynn Fricke mentioned this monologue of Dave Chappelle’s from Saturday Night Live and recommended it.

Hi friends, passing this along in case it’s of interest to anyone. It’s from a doctoral student in clinical psychology at the University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY). They want to better understand how meditation and other …

Opportunity to Participate in Research Study on Meditation and COVID-19 Read More »

Dear community, As predicted by many, we moved through Wednesday facing significant uncertainty about the election outcome.  Even today, many mail-in ballots are left to be counted, including in states with very tight races.  We hope to have some sense …

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Common Ground Seventh Annual Day of Remembrance Sunday, November 1, 2020,  2:00 – 3:30 pm on Zoom With the COVID 19 pandemic, George Floyd’s murder and racial uprisings, wild unstopping fire, the economic downturn and pervasive sense of uncertainties, this …

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Hi folks, Mark asked me to share this article here that he mentioned in his last Weekly Practice Group talk: A Walk in the Woods by by Phra Khantipalo https://accesstoinsight.org/lib/authors/various/wheel186.html#walk

Friends, Some of us have been working on a love letter to Minneapolis and America in these difficult times. In the words of Ayo Yetunde, “In the spirit of loving-kindness meditation, we ask the dharma practitioners we know to send the letter in that spirit — keep it …

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The Common Ground Book Club invites you to join the next round of reading and discussion on the book, How to Be an Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi! When: October 25 th from 8:45am-10:15am. Zoom link here. A Little History …

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Hi everyone, passing along this info about an upcoming Zoom teaching session with Ajahn Chandako, as well as previously recorded sessions: Dhamma Zoom with Ajahn Chandako Vimutti Buddhist Monastery Friday and Saturday, October 16,17 Join Zoom: http://bit.ly/AjahnChandako_Zoom Meeting ID: 954 1178 …

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I am Common Ground. This simple phrase came to me as I reflected on the question “what is Common Ground doing about… social and racial injustice, about climate change, about…?”. Community members posed this question to the leadership in 2015 when 9 …

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