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Michael W. Taft

is an author, editor, meditation teacher, and neuroscience junkie. He is currently a meditation coach specializing in secular, science-based meditation training in corporate settings and one-on-one sessions. Michael is the author of several books, including the upcoming The Mindful Geek, and Nondualism: A Brief History of a Timeless Concept, Ego (which he co-authored), as well as the editor of such books as Hardwiring Happiness by Rick Hanson and the upcoming The Science of Enlightenment by Shinzen Young. From Zen temples in Japan to yogi caves in India, Michael has been meditating for over thirty years and has extensive experience in both Buddhist and Hindu practice. Michael is a senior facilitator in Shinzen Young’s Basic Mindfulness system. He currently lives in Berkeley, California, and is founding editor of the popular mindfulness meditation blog Deconstructing Yourself.

 

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August 2017

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

August 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

August 31 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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September 2017

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

September 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

September 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

September 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

September 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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October 2017

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

October 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

October 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

October 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

October 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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November 2017

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

November 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

November 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

November 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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December 2017

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

December 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

December 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

December 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

December 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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January 2018

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

January 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

January 11, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

January 18, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

January 25, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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February 2018

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

February 1, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

February 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

February 15, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

February 22, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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March 2018

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

March 1, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

March 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

March 15, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

March 22, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

March 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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April 2018

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

April 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

April 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

April 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

April 26, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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May 2018

Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

May 3, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

May 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

May 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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Meditation and Dharma Talk with Michael Taft

May 24, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until May 25, 2018

San Francisco Center, 2701 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Weekly meditation with Michael Taft. This class is open to all and no registration is necessary. By donation; no one is ever turned away for lack of funds.

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