Donate a Cushion to Homeless Meditation Practitioners (Spread the word)

Via on Apr 11, 2010

Please post to your Facebook Wall, tweet, email this…let’s spread the word!

This from Kiley Jon Clark at HMP Street Dharma:

Dear HMP friends,

I need your help this time.

Please contact as many Buddhists/People/Meditation/Groups/Temples/Centers as you can…and ask them to please send us some meditation cushions!

We have a beautiful Chapel at Haven for Hope, that we are going to be allowed to use for Homeless Meditation Practitioners

When it is our night to use this Chapel, I want it to look, smell, and feel like a real Buddhist Sanctuary…because…it will be…at least for that night…and we want it complete with Alter items, incense, candles, colorful tapestries, etc…and most importantly: Meditation Cushions!

Can you send some emails to people you know, and help me get this done, Please?

Or

if you know a better way to get cushions, let me know…like setting up an account with a company that makes them or something like that….

but I don’t want to ask for money…it would be cool if many, many People and Centers all just sent one Cushion a piece…and then everyone would have a hand in providing meditation instruction in the Homeless Community.

counting on you,

Hmpstreetdharma@gmail.com
hmpstreetdharma.org

thanks,

Kiley Jon Clark
PO Box 71
Floresville, Texas 78114

For more about this project for the homeless, follow this link.

About Reverend Danny Fisher

Rev. Danny Fisher, M.Div., D.B.S. (Cand.), is a professor and Coordinator of the Buddhist Chaplaincy Program at University of the West in Rosemead, CA. He was ordained as a lay Buddhist minister by the Buddhist Sangha Council of Southern California in 2008. In addition, he is certified as a mindfulness meditation instructor by Naropa University in association with Shambhala International. A member of the National Association of College and University Chaplains, he serves on the advisory council for the Upaya Buddhist Chaplaincy Training Program. In addition to his work for elephant journal, he is a blogger for Shambhala Sun. He has also written for Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, Religion Dispatches, The Journal of Buddhist Ethics, The Journal of Religion & Film, Eastern Horizon, New York Spirit, Alternet's Wiretap Magazine, and other publications. His award-winning website is http://www.dannyfisher.org

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