Hidden Lamp Events
The Hidden Lamp brings together for the first time in one place traditional and modern stories and koans about Buddhist women and their wisdom teachings. Each of the 100 stories has a commentary by a different modern Buddhist teacher, including Sylvia Boorstein, Natalie Goldberg, and Joan Halifax.
Bookpeople, Austin, TX
Tue, March 11, 7pm – 8pm
Book reading and signing with Susan Moon and Peg Syverson
Appamada, Austin, TX
March 14, 2014 at 7pm – March 16, 2014 at 5pm
The Hidden Lamp Retreat
With editors Florence Caplow and Susan Moon, and Peg Syverson, one of the contributors to the book
Explore the teachings in The Hidden Lamp together, seeing what light they shed on our own situation, and how they illuminate our passage through life. Through silence, dialogue, story-telling, and writing, we will each continue the joyful process of uncovering the hidden lamp in our own hearts.
Bay Zen Center, Oakland, CA
Saturday, March 29, 2014, 9am – 5pm
Courage and Intimacy: Exploring Stories of Buddhist Women of the Past
With Susan Moon and Diane Eshin Rizzetto
A one day workshop for people of any gender. Celebrate the wisdom of our grandmothers as well as our grandfathers through silence, dialogue and writing. Discover the depth and liveliness of these women’s stories.
Spirit Rock, Woodacre, CA
Saturday, April 19, 10:00am – 4:30pm
Community Meditation Hall
Day-long retreat with editors Florence Caplow and Susan Moon and contributor Anna Douglas—exploring the remarkable and largely unknown stories and koans of Buddhist women of the past.
Tassajara Zen Mountain Center
September 1-4 (Monday- Thursday)
Courage and Intimacy: Exploring Women’s Teachings
with Zenshin Florence Caplow and Susan Moon
Spend a few days with the editors of the book, celebrating “awakening in a female form,” through silence, play, inquiry, dialogue, and writing.