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In the Fullness of Time

Mon, May 6, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

| $10-$25

In the accelerating pace and pressure of today’s tempo, we as a culture are losing touch with both our past and our future. Drawing on the Buddha Dharma as well as four decades of nuclear activism, Joanna will reflect on how we can expand the temporal context of our lives. She will share stories and practices that help us cultivate an empowering and companionable relationship with past and future generations.

Joanna Macy, scholar of Buddhism and systems theory, is the root teacher of the Work That Reconnects, known globally for supporting activists in peace, justice and environmental movements. She has long been
inspired by the concept of Nuclear Guardianship, for long-term care of our radioactive legacy.Her latest book is Active Hope: How to Face the Mess we’re in Without Going Crazy, co-authored with Chris Johnstone.

Sponsors of this event include: Buddhist Peace FellowshipCompassionate Seattle, Contemplative Professionals, NalandaWestPeople of Color and Allies SanhgaTools for Change

Requested donation at the door, sliding scale $10-$25
No one turned away for lack of funds.

This event will also be webcast. Webcast participants can donate here.

Details

Date:
Mon, May 6, 2013
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$10-$25
Event Category:

Venue

Mahabodhi Shrine Room
3902 Woodland Park Ave North, Seattle , WA 98103 United States
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