Zen and Resilience – Meditation and Dharma Talk

by Reverend Takafumi Zenryu Kawakami

Monday, May 25th, 2020 from 6pm-7:3pm ET

Rev. Takafumi Zenryu Kawakami joins the New York Zen Center for a community meditation and dharma talk over Zoom.

Click here to join us at 6:00pm ET via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/994600520

Teacher Bio

Rev. Takafumi Zenryu Kawakami is the deputy head priest of Shunkoin Temple in Kyoto and annually teaches Zen meditation classes and retreats in English to 5,000 – 5,500 visitors to the temple. The participants include various business school groups, including HBS, INSEAD, IESE, Sloan, etc. He co-organizes and co-hosts long-term study abroad programs in Kyoto with various universities from the U.S. He teaches Japanese hospitality classes to employees from the sales and marketing departments from Toyota’s global offices and hold corporate wellness seminars and workshop for several corporations in Japan and the U.S. He has spoken at MIT, Brown University, Microsoft, TED x Kyoto, Mind & Life Institute’s ISCS & IRI, Eton College, etc. He is a member of the U.S.- Japan Leadership Program by the U.S. – Japan Foundation.