Author: Gabe Keller Flores

Prairie Farm Work Retreat Mon, May 31st – Sat, Jun 5th 5-6 hours of work a day 3 meditation sits a day We are looking for up to 7 volunteers to help out with a Prairie Farm work period. Here …

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Greetings Common Ground friends, One of our community members, Meredith Sommers, recently researched her family history and how it relates to our country’s history of slavery. We hope you find her explorations interesting and inspiring. Another resource on this topic …

A Pandemic Project: Discovering Family by Meredith Sommers Read More »

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Thanks to Zenzele Isoke & Arleta Little for organizing this Cross-Sangha, Multiracial, BIPOC Led Community Action! Zenzele and Arleta are leaders at Common Ground as well as organizers with BIPOC Sanghas for Direct Action. Photo by Elena Favela Photos by …

Photos from Friday’s Protest Sit Outside the Hennepin Gov’t Ctr / Next Protest Sit TONIGHT TUESDAY 4/20 Read More »

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May We Gather: A National Buddhist Memorial Ceremony for Asian American Ancestors (www.maywegather.org) is the first national Buddhist memorial service in response to anti-Asian violence. The ceremony will be livestreamed from Higashi Honganji Temple in Los Angeles, which was vandalized …

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Passing on a message from two community leaders: Dear Friends, We hope this message finds each of you safe and as well as you can be during these troubling times. We write to invite you to attend a BIPoC led …

Protest Sit Tonight (4/16) @ Hennepin County Govt Center Read More »

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Prairie Farm Work Retreat Wed, May 26th – Sun, May 30th 5-6 hours of work a day 3 meditation sits a day We are looking for up to 7 volunteers to help out with a Prairie Farm work period. Here …

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Wednesday, April 14, 7:00 – 8:30 PM – Racism is Killing the Planet Unity Church Unitarian Click here to register Join us in exploring the intersection of racial justice and environmental justice, using the provocative Hop Hopkins article by the same title as the …

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Greetings CG Community, We would like to pass along a request from a CG community member, Kathilyn, who is struggling with a debilitating, life-threatening illness. She could use support in the following ways. She writes: I would appreciate your time …

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March 2021 On behalf of the Common Ground Finance Committee and the Board of Directors, I am happy to report that Common Ground Meditation Center continues to benefit from the community’s consistent generosity. The overall financial goal of Common Ground …

Board Treasurer Report  /  Summary of 2020 Financials Read More »

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Common Ground has two Sutta Study Groups that meet on the first Saturday morning of each month to study the teachings of the Buddha and to strengthen relationships among committed practitioners and leaders. The groups are now accepting applications for …

Openings in Sutta Study Groups Read More »

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