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Josh Korda

Josh Korda has been the dharma teacher at the New York and Brooklyn Dharmapunx meetings since 2005, and is a regular visiting teacher at Against the Stream Buddhist community in Los Angeles. He has a large buddhist mentoring private practice and has written for the buddhist magazines Shambhala Sun, Tricycle and Buddhadharma. He has been profiled by The New York Times, Village Voice and CBS News (interviewed by Dr. Jon LaPook). For the last four years Josh has also led classes at, a non-profit organization that trains hospice volunteers. Josh has had the honor to study with countless spiritual teachers in the Theravadan Buddhist tradition, including Noah Levine, Vinny Ferraro, Ajahns Geoff, Sucitto, Amaro and Tara Brach to name a few. Josh’s dharma talks are followed by a large online community at

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November 2017

Noah Levine with guests Dr. Stephen Dansiger and Josh Korda – Meditation and Dharma Talk

November 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PST
Santa Monica Center, 1001a Colorado Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90401 United States
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As the dharma spreads to new cultures it invariably assimilates the world views and practices of that culture, creating vibrantly new approaches to spiritual practice. For example, when Buddhism spread to China and then Japan it amalgamated core Taoist principles, resulting in the Zen lineage. Today much of the interaction in the US is seen between the dharma and Western therapy, resulting in a wide variety of innovative modalities, including DBT, MBSR, and others, while also helping expand lay participation…

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Friday Meditation and Dharma Talk with Josh Korda

November 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PST
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Friday, repeating until July 26, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation and dharma talk with Vinny Ferraro and others. This class is suitable for all and no registration is required. By donation: no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.        

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