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Sewing Buddha's Robe

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Buddha's Robe Sewing Retreat, GGF 2015
10/18/2015 - 10/23/2015
Sangetsu Kathy Early
led by Kathy Early and other Green Gulch Sewing Teachers
Sundays 1:30 - 4 pm


Instruction in sewing a rakusu, Buddha’s robe, is offered for those who are preparing for the Bodhisattva Initiation Ceremony with a Zen Center or affiliated teacher. Participation by those who need to repair an old rakusu or wish to sew one as a gift is also encouraged.

Please register in the Green Gulch office at 415.383.3134 before attending for the first time and be sure to check ahead for the dates with the Green Gulch office.

Rakusu Sewing Instructions are available on the web site under Teachings.

A donation of $50 to $250 is suggested for sewing materials and instruction, with an additional donation for the ceremony.


Related Bio(s):

Sangetsu Kathy Early
Sangetsu Kathy Early has been living and practicing at Zen Center, alternating between Tassajara and Green Gulch Farm, since the fall of 2000. She was ordained as a priest by Tenshin Reb Anderson in 2005 and is now living at Green Gulch Farm.