Foundations in Contemplative Care, our transformative nine-month training program, is currently accepting applications for 2019-2020.

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Zen Shabbat: A Zen & Jewish Night of Ritual and Care

Friday, February 22nd, 2019, 6pm-8:30pm

Lab/Shul and the New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care invite you to a shared experience of sacred space and time, harmonizing Jewish and Zen traditions in the celebration of Sabbath spirit.

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The Art of Dying Well: A Practical Guide to a Good End of Life

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 from 6pm-8pm

New York Times-bestselling author Katy Butler discusses her eloquent new book, The Art of Dying Well, a reassuring and thoroughly researched guide to maintaining a high quality of life—from resilient old age to the first inklings of a serious illness to the final breath.

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Zen and the Art of Impermanence

Thursday, March 14th– Sunday, March 17th, 2019
at The Kripalu Center

Join Sensei Robert Chodo Campbell and Koshin Paley Ellison at The Kripalu Center for a four-day workshop facing our fear of death by embracing our life fully — re-envisioning the way we live and how we prepare for our inevitable death.

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Summer Sesshin: Teachings on the Zen Precepts

Friday, July 5th- Friday, July 12th, 2019

Summer Sesshin is an intensive eight-day meditation retreat held at the tranquil Garrison Institute on the banks of the Hudson River.

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