Martine Tai Kai Palmiter

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Title Sensei
Organization One Heart Sangha
Lineage White Plum Asanga


Sensei Martine Tai Kai Palmiter, dharma heir of Bob Jin Gen Ertman —and long time student of Rose Mary Myoan Dougherty and member of One Heart Sangha, she started her zen practice with Rose Mary in 2003, and has a lifelong practice of yoga. She is currently working in the field of human resources. She hosts the Tea Ladies, a dharma study group and sangha in Rockville, Maryland for those who identify as women, working with The Hidden Lamp: Stories from Twenty-five Centuries of Awakened Women. Martine enjoys cycling, writing, and her garden. She is exploring the issues of diversity, gender, and race in realizing our humanity through zen practice and sangha.


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