… ever to reach towards one another in connection, and learn tools for resilience. … Sessions will be hosted by Hollyhock Board Vice-Chair, Karen Mahon Carrington. … on the current moment and answer one-on-one questions from participants. … Rev. angel Kyodo Williams, Sensei is an author, maverick spiritual teacher, …
Rev. angel Kyodo Williams plans to enter the New Year by reflecting on the last. In this video, she shares how can set the intention to show up/Should we care for people, should we not care for people? And I think spending some time — and I mean a good amount of time — a day of silence a day of you know, at a minimum, a day in which we just turn off the news, turn off the incoming and take a kind of inventory of where we see ourselves and what have been the things that have caused upheaval for us, and where have we found ourselves out of alignment with our values.
“Unlearning the ways of the system means routing out the domination, aggression, and violence we have internalized into our own lives, which are dulling our minds and stopping our ears.”
Rev. Angel Kyodo Williams is a writer, activist, ordained Zen priest and the author of Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living with Fearlessness and Grace, published by Viking Press in 2000, and the co-author of Radical Dharma: Talking Race, Love, and Liberation
Love, Justice, and Responsibility … Called “the most intriguing African-American Buddhist” by Library Journal, angel Kyodo Williams has been bridging the worlds of spirit and justice since her critically acclaimed book, Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living With Fearlessness and Grace. Her book was hailed as “an act of love” by Pulitzer Prize winner Alice Walker and “a classic” by Buddhist teacher Jack Kornfield.
In a Sunday Sermon offered at All Saints Episcopal Church in Pasadena, CA, Rev. angel shares a little-known and surprising piece of history in the 400th year anniversary of African people's being enslaved in what became the United States.
The California Vision 2020 conference offers bold leadership in designing the future we want, with savvy social change agents, wisdom teachers, and political leaders giving voice to hopeful new ideas and bold new strategies.
Preview of CXC's fearless YOGA Warrior Flow video.
fearlessYOGA™is “Yoga Built for Justice” offers an accessible approach to practicing yoga through a standard series of multi-level postures that, once learned, can be practiced as a “flow.”
Our times demand leadership skills that, above all else, employ innovative and relational thinking. Effective leaders now need to be cooperative and adept at bridging divides and forging alliances, while addressing power and privilege issues skillfully and with dignity.