Dharma in Prison: Documentary • Feb 21

February 9, 2008

image - Meditation - from www.karunafilms.comDoing Time, Doing Vipassana
introduced by
Alison Granger Brown

Thursday, Feb 21, 7:00–9:00pm

Rhizome Café


by donation

presented by

The Interspiritual Centre


Awake in Action

[from Jennifer]

Hi everyone – you are all invited to the screening of a powerful film showing the positive effects of meditation. The first 50 people will receive a 2008 calendar from Multifaith Action Society or Adbuster Media Foundation. Lots of other prizes too.

The Interspiritual Centre and Awake in Action are presenting…

Dharma in Prison
Doing Time, Doing Vipassana

Thursday Feb 21st 7 to 9 pm

Rhizome Café
317 East Broadway

Entrance by donation. Great prizes to win.

Come join us to watch the award winning documentary about meditation in a South Asian prison as a method of rehabilitation for the inmates. An introduction will be presented by guest speaker Alison Granger Brown, former prisoner liaison at Alouette Women’s Correctional Facility in Maple Ridge describing prison life there. Open discussion to follow.

Please come early and enjoy some great food.

special thanks to:
SFU Interfaith Summer Institute – Vipassana Meditation Centre of BC – Vancouver Buddhist Peace Fellowship – Elizabeth Fry Society of BC – Atira Women’s Resource Society – Shambala Center of Vancouver – Britannia Community Centre

Prizes provided by: Multifaith Action Society – Pivot Legal Society – Magpie Books – HT Naturals – Adbusters Media Foundation


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