Kaz Tanahashi: The Heart Sutra

Kaz Tanahashi: The Heart Sutra
Date:
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Schedule: See above
Price: Donations welcomed

 


Kaz Tanahashi, world renowned artist, translator, and peace activist,
talks about his new book The Heart Sutra.

 Talk begins at 7:30 p.m.
Meditation and meditation instruction begin at 7:00 p.m.
You are welcome to come for the talk only.


You may also be interested in:

Workshop
Heart of The Brush - Zen Calligraphy
Friday, March 7th, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and
Saturday, March 8th, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Does the brush paint or does the ink?
Or does the paper, the hand, the brain,
the mind, the vision, or the person?
Or does the painting paint? – Kaz

You can do calligraphy!
Come take up a brush.Follow Master Painter Kaz Tanahashi's examples and you can do it.
Come experience the spontaneity of a single moment through brush and paint.

Click here for information and to register.


Calligraphy Performance and Auction
Saturday, March 8th, 7:30 p.m.
FREE
See Kaz demonstrate the Heart Sutra with
spontaneous, colorful calligraphy to
be auctioned as they are made. A benefit for
A World Without Armies and Heart of Wisdom
Zen Temple. Kaz takes requests!
Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple

More information here.  

Kaz Tanahashi

Kaz Tanahashi

Kazuaki Tanahashi, born and trained in Japan and active in the United States since 1977, has had solo international exhibitions of his calligraphic paintings. He has taught East Asian calligraphy at eight international conferences of calligraphy and lettering arts. Also a peace and environmental worker for decades, he is a Director of A World Without Armies and a Fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science. He has translated a number of Buddhist texts, including the recent translation of Dogen Zenji's Shobogenzo.

Visit Kaz's website - http://www.brushmind.net/