Conversations on World Religions & Faith: Buddhism
Time & Location
About The Event
Conversations on World Religions & Faith: Buddhism — On Thursday, January 27th at 7 pm, as part of our continuing series on World Religions, The Venerable Shim Bo will present on Buddhist practices and teachings and lead us through some rudimentary practices of Buddhist meditation. Please register at https://bit.ly/StJamesBuddhism so that we can send you a link the day before the event. The Venerable Shim Bo (Sacred Heart) 심보스님 is a Zen Buddhist Monk/Priest who serves as the Abbot and Spiritual Director of White Lotus Haven Zen of Connecticut, Inc. (WLHZ) In this role, he provides Zen Buddhist teachings that include meditation instruction, sutra study, spiritual guidance, and support, chanting instruction, and Zen liturgy for individuals and groups. Venerable Shim Bo directs the development and cultivation of ongoing WLHZ programming and is the Sangha representative to Buddhist-specific associations and the community at large. Venerable Shim Bo is a fully trained and sanctioned spiritual director who has been providing individuals spiritual guidance and support since 2002 and is engaged in university chaplaincy, is a teacher/mentor for prisoners, and works with Buddhist Global Relief that works to combat chronic hunger and malnutrition and much more.