24 results for tag: Meditation Center


Two-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN March 4 & 5!

Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are two, three or seven days long and are held in silence. The schedule each day consists of ten hours of Zen practice (bowing, chanting, sitting and walking), work and rest periods, and vegetarian meals eaten in traditional temple style. Includes talks and kong-an teaching interviews with a zen teacher. Minimum participation is 24 hours. For more detailed information, read the Yong Maeng Jong Jin Orientation Guide (pdf format). Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended.   You may sit one or both days. Registration both days at 8:00am. Prices per day: non ...

One Day Retreat with Jose Ramirez JDPSN

One day retreats consist of sitting and walking meditation from 9:00am to 3:30pm with lunch.  Includes kong-an teaching interviews with a zen teacher.  Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended.           Registration is at 8:00am. There is an orientation at 8:30am for first-time retreat members.   Prices: non members $65, members $45, Dharma teachers and Dharma teachers in training $35   To register for your retreat online – fill out the retreat registration form.

Christian-Buddhist Retreat with Father Kevin Hunt and Jose Ramirez JDPSN

Christians and Buddhists can use very similar techniques of contemplative prayer and meditation to help make their spiritual teachings a living part of their daily existence. These retreats emphasize sitting and walking meditation, and include talks and discussion. Each retreat runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm and includes a vegetarian lunch. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary. We schedule Christian-Buddhist Retreats several times throughout the year. Please check our calendar for upcoming events.               Kevin Jiun Hunt, OCSO, Sensei was certified as teacher of zen in ...

Summer Kyol Che 2016

Summer Kyol Che 2016 will be from July 9th to August 5th!   Entry and exits will be on Saturdays and Wednesdays at 8:00am, accept for last week exit is on Friday.   Kyol Che practice clarifies our direction, resulting in a more harmonious relationship with all aspects of life. The daily schedule, conducted in silence, includes sitting, chanting, walking, and bowing meditations, as well as work practice. Meals are eaten in traditional temple style. Retreat leaders give weekly dharma talks and regular kong-an interviews.         Kyol Che Teacher Schedule: Saturday July 9th to  Saturday July 16th ...

2-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin Retreat Saturday and Sunday June 4-5 with Zen Master Bon Shim

Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are two, three or seven days and held in silence. The daily schedule consists of ten hours of Zen practice (bowing, chanting, sitting and walking), work and rest periods, and vegetarian meals eaten in traditional temple style. Includes talks and kong-an teaching interviews with a zen teacher. Minimum participation is 24 hours. For more detailed information, read Yong Maeng Jong Jin Orientation Guide (pdf format). Prior meditation experience at a meditation instruction class is recommended.     Yong Maeng Jong Jin means to  “Leap like a tiger while sitting.”    Retreat entries: ...

Foundations of Zen Workshop with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN

Foundations of Zen Workshop! Saturday April 23rd 9:00-1:00   This workshop led by Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN is good for beginners. We will cover fundamental teaching and try each of the practice forms. There is plenty of opportunity to ask questions. We will finish with an informal vegetarian lunch and then clean up together.   Registration at 8:45am Retreat begins at 9:00am Retreat ends 1:00pm $50 Non Members $30 Members and College Students $20 Dharma Teachers and DTIT.   Register now at Retreat Registration Form    

Christian-Buddhist Retreat February 20th!

Christians and Buddhists Practicing Together!   Christians and Buddhists can use very similar techniques of contemplative prayer and meditation to help make their spiritual teachings a living part of their daily existence. These retreats emphasize sitting and walking meditation, and include talks and discussion. Each retreat runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm and includes a vegetarian lunch. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary. Prices: non members $65, members $45, Dharma teachers and Dharma teachers in training $35. Our next Christian-Buddhiost Retreat will be Saturday February 20th, 2016 from 9:00am-3:30pm. Please arrive ...

Winter Kyol Che 2016 January 4th – April 1st

Kyol Che is a time to investigate your life closely. This experience can bring about a clearer, more compassionate direction, and more harmonious relationships within all aspects of life. Conducted in silence, the daily schedule includes sitting, chanting, walking, and bowing meditations, as well as work practice.  Meals are eaten in silence in traditional temple style. The retreat leader gives dharma talks and kong-an teaching interviews. Retreat ends with lunch on the last day. Minimum participation is one week. Entries an exits are Saturday mornings at 8:00am, except initial entry on Monday January 4th and final exit on Friday April 1st. &...

7-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin Retreat with Zen Master Soeng Hyang 12/6-12/12

                    7-Day YMJJ Retreat with Zen Master Soeng Hyang (Barbara Rhodes) December 6th-12th. Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are held in silence. The schedule each day consists of ten hours of Zen practice (bowing, chanting, sitting and walking), work, rest periods and vegetarian meals eaten in traditional temple style. Includes talks and kong an interviews. Minimum participation is 24 hours. This retreat will begin on Sunday at 1:30. Entry days are Sunday, Wednesday and Friday. Exits are after breakfast each morning. For more detailed information, ...

Kido Chanting Retreat Saturday November 21st

Kido chanting retreats consist primarily of chanting from 9:00am to 3:30pm with a break at noon for an informal lunch. We chant “Kwan Seum Bosal”, the Korean name for the bodhisattva of compassion, while sitting, standing and walking (similar to the special chanting that we do every evening at 6:30pm). These retreats are suitable for beginners as well as experienced students.     Prices: Non-Members $65, Members and Full-Time Students $45, Dharma Teachers and Dharma Teachers in Training $35           Registration is 8:30am and orientation is at 8:45am.   ...