Breathe – Towards Racial Justice and Healing

Breathe - Towards Racial Justice and Healing
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Date(s) - Aug 9, 2020
2:00 pm EDT - 3:30 pm EDT

Event Sponsor and Host
Buddhists Across Traditions

with Amaragita and Larry Ward

This is an online event.

From the organizer:

Our breath connects us to our body, to life and to the world around us. We are all connected to life and to one another through the air we breathe. Recent global events such as the pandemic and the death of George Floyd have highlighted the depth of racial injustice that exists in our world and the impact it has on all of us. Our commitment to justice for the earth can no longer exclude racial injustice – they are not separate things. We are all a part of the earth and we belong to the earth.

Take a pause and join Black Buddhist Teachers Amaragita (UK) and Larry Ward (US) who will share their wisdom with us – calling us towards addressing and healing racial injustice in our practice and in our challenging of racially unjust structures to protect the Earth all her beings.

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This event is hosted by Buddhists Across Traditions.
For more information, see the event website here.

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