Ann Gleig – Part 1

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

TOPIC: "Losing Our Religion"
Ann Gleig is an associate professor of Religion and Cultural Studies at the University
of Central Florida. She is the author of American Dharma: Buddhism Beyond
Modernity (Yale University Press, 2019). This talk is the first of a two-part series.

Ann Gleig – Part 2

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

TOPIC: "The Shifting Landscape of Buddhism in America"
Ann Gleig is an associate professor of Religion and Cultural Studies at the University
of Central Florida. She is the author of American Dharma: Buddhism Beyond
Modernity (Yale University Press, 2019). This talk is the second of a two-part series.

Eugene Cash

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Eugene is the founding teacher of San Francisco Insight. He’s passionate
about practicing 24/7, supporting awareness, investigation, and realization in daily
life.

Saturday Half-Day Retreat: Cultivating the Heart of Peace

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Please join us July 30th at GBF’s Bartlett Street location, 10am to 3 pm. for a half day retreat with René Rivera.
The theme is Cultivating The Heart of Peace Meditation.
A meditation, dharma talk and group interaction will all be part of the day. We will provide drinks but please bring your own lunch.
As usual we will be hosting you in person or on Zoom.

Daigan Gaither

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Rev. Daigan Gaither (he/him) began Buddhist practice in 1995 in the Vipassana
(Insight) tradition, and then began to study Zen in 2003. He received Lay Ordination
in 2006 where he was given the name Daigan or “Great Vow,” and received Priest
Ordination in July 2011.

Liên Shutt

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Rev. Keiryū Liên Shutt is a lineage holder in the Shunryu Suzuki tradition. Born to a
Buddhist family in Vietnam, she received her meditation training in the Insight and
Zen traditions in the US, Thailand, Japan, and Vietnam.

Donald Rothberg

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Donald Rothberg, Ph.D., a member of the Teachers Council at Spirit Rock Center,
and a teacher at the East Bay Meditation Center, teaches retreats and groups on
concentration and insight meditation practice, lovingkindness practice, transforming
the judgmental mind, mindful communication, working skillfully with conflict, and
socially engaged Buddhism.

Small Group Discussions

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Group discussions are a perennial favorite at GBF, allowing us to get to know each other in a way that speaker-led dharma talks do not always offer.

Ari Lathuras

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Ari Lathuras has been practicing meditation for approximately 35 years. She has received teaching from many renowned Buddhist teachers over the years.

Small Group Discussions

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

Group discussions are a perennial favorite at GBF, allowing us to get to know each other in a way that speaker-led dharma talks do not always offer.

John Martin

San Francisco Buddhist Center 37 Bartlett Street, San Francisco, CA

John Martin teaches Vipassana (Insight), Metta (Loving Kindness) and LGBTQIA+
meditation retreats. He leads an ongoing weekly Monday evening meditation group
in San Francisco.