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Parents and caregivers of children and teens are invited to come as you are as we explore how our mindfulness practice, understanding of the Buddhist teachings, and cultivation of wisdom and compassion are challenged and deepened as parents/caregivers. This group …

New Mindful Parenting Group Starts April 7th! Read More »

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The Mindfulness, Recovery, and the Twelve Steps: Hybrid meeting: in-person and via Zoom WHEN: Fridays 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Access the Zoom link on our calendar page Beginning Friday June 3 to Friday, July 29, the Mindfulness, Recovery, and …

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Common Ground Meditation Center Board Treasurer Report/ Summary of 2021 Financials March 2022 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 greatly …

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The past few weeks have reminded me of the power of sangha, often translated as community. It’s within this community of spiritual friends that I see where my mind is hooked, where impatience, anger, judgement, etc… arises. Sure, most of …

Sangha at Prairie Farm Read More »

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Hi folks, We’re sharing this online event from Ujaama Place, an organization that Judith Ragir, Guiding Teacher of Clouds in Water Zen Center, is part of. She writes: “It is a non-for-profit that provides a wholistic transformation process for African-American …

Ujaama Place Virtual Breakfast Event on Oct 8th Read More »

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New CG Community RAG ( Racial Affinity Group) for Bu-Jews. Examining Privilege, Oppression, and Civic Engagement for Buddhist-Jewish practitioners. This community group is for white- male- Buddhist-Jews who are interested in understanding the intersection of race, ethnicity, and privilege.  Specifically, …

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By Jana Larson   Continuing in the tradition of Buddhist monasteries in Southeast Asia, all programs at Common Ground are offered free of charge in the spirit of dana, or generosity.   When first hanging around Common Ground, I found …

Dana- What’s the Deal? Read More »

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