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Sit, Walk & Listen Because Black Lives Matter

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Sunday, June 21, 2020 - 10:30 am to 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Civic Center Courthouse | Polk St. & Mc Allister St. San Francisco, CA 94102

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These times are a great call for change. As mindfulness practitioners, we can breathe for others who cannot. Let’s bring the practice of peaceful compassionate nonviolence to the streets; to listen, to follow, and support black people.

As Thich Nhat Hanh once said: “Nonviolent action, born of the awareness of suffering and nurtured by love, is the most effective way to confront adversity.”

Together we can walk in peace, love, compassion, and awareness.

Sunday, June 21
10:30 am Sit
11:00 am Walk
11:30 am Listening Circle

What: Mindful sitting, walking, & listening circle In the style of the Plum Village tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh
Why: To bring the practice of compassion, peace & deep listening to the streets and public spaces so that ‘black lives matter’ may truly manifest throughout all societies and cultures.
Who: Diverse Buddhist groups, interfaith community, everyone
When: Sunday, June 21, 10:30 am – 1:00 pm at Civic Center Plaza (McAllister & Polk)
How: We will maintain 6ft distancing and wear face masks. Signs encouraged.

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, In Person, Protests / Causes, Sports & Wellness
Address: Polk St. & Mc Allister St. San Francisco, CA 94102