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The Philadelphia Meditation Center
  (An IRC 501c3) Non-Profit Corporation)
8 East Eagle Road,  Havertown, PA 19083   Tel. 610.853.8200   
Email: phlmedctr@aol.com

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Upcoming Special Events

A PMC Residential  Weekend Retreat
Friday- Saturday- Sunday
August 12, 13, 14, 2016
Establishing Presence
An Insight Meditation Retreat
Led by Winnie Nazarko
To be held at
Saint Raphaela Center
616 Coopertown Road
Haverford, Pennsylvania

Winnuie Nazarko

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Steven Pashko, Ph.D.
At the Philadelphia Meditation Center
8 East Eagle Rd., Havertown, PA 19083
7:30 PM on July 29, 2016
(610) 853-8200  PhlMedCtr@aol.com

and the
Perceptual and Conceptual Minds

          Meditation and Recovery
Sitting on the cushion, the next right step
Ongoing Weekly Meeting on Wednesday evenings
At The Philadelphia Meditation Center
Doors open at 7 pm
Meeting starts at 7:30 pm

Philadelphia Meditation Center Schedule


4-Saturday Morning Extended Meditation
4-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM

5-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
6-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
7-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
8-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
9-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

10-Amy Miller 7:30 to 9:00 PM
11-Amy Miller 10 AM to 4 PM
12-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
14-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
15-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
16-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
18-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
19-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
20-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
21-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
22-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
23-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
25-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
26-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons
26-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM

28-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
29-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
30-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

2-Saturday Morning Extended Meditation
2-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM

3-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
5-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM

6-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
7-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
8-Friday-Recorded Dharma Talk
9-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons
10-Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons
10-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
12-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
13-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
14-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM

16-Saturday-Afternoon Meditation Session 2-5 PM
17-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
18-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
19-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
20-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
21-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
24-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM
25-Monday-Book Discussion 7:30 PM
26-Tuesday-Meditation 7:30 PM
27-Wednesday-Meditation and Recovery 7:30 PM
28-Thursday-Meditation 7:30 PM
29-Friday- Steven Pashko Talk 7:30 PM
30-Saturday- Shakuhachi Lessons

31Sunday- Shakuhachi Lessons
31-Sunday-Meditation 7:30 PM

"To be attached to a certain view
and to look upon other views as inferior,   
this the wise call a fetter
Shakyamuni  Buddha

Mindfulness is the path to the deathless;
Heedlessness is the path to death.
The mindful do not die;
But the heedless are as if dead already.
Dhammapada 21

Regular Sitting Practice:
Sittings are held in silence, on cushions or chairs.
The evening format includes
2 half-hour sitting sessions
separated  by a 15-minute walking meditation.
The Saturday morning format
consists of 45 minute sittings
and some walking, inside or outside.
Cleanup/clerical jobs follows for those who wish to stay.

Sunday, Tuesday  and Thursday
Center opens at 7 PM
Sitting from 7:30 to 8:45 PM

Saturday Morning
Once each  month 8-12 Noon
8:00 A.M.    Center  opens
8:30 - 9:00   Instruction for beginners   
or practice discussion
9:00 - 11:45    Sitting and walking
12 Noon Center Cleanup  (Thanks!)

Dharma Discussion Forth Sunday of Month
With Beth Adelson 4:30  to  6:30  PM

Saturday Afternoon Meditation
First and Third Saturday of the Month
From 2 to 5 PM
for Silent Sitting and Walking Meditation.
Meditators are welcome to participate
in all or a portion of the Session