22 results for tag: Providence Zen Center


Winter Kyol Che 2018

January 2, 2018 through March 23, 2018 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. Practice in our serene woodland setting with the support of Sangha members from all over the world. Entry Exit Notes Teacher Jan 2 Jan 6 Retreat Starts Tuesday Bogumila Malinowska JDPSN Jan 6 Jan 13 Bogumila Malinowska ...

Holiday Vegetarian Workshop

A delicious vegetarian menu to surprise your family for the holidays! Chef Miguel De Haro teaches inspiring vegetarian holiday fare.                     The dishes for this workshop are:   Appetizers   - Sweet Potato Chips - Beet Hummus - Eggplant "montaditos" with romescu sauce   Main Dishes   - Almond Holiday Soup - Mushrooms and tofu cannelloni with curry bechamel sauce   Desserts- Traditional Spanish Christmas delights - Coconut "Nevaditos" - "Polvores" Workshop runs from 9am til 1pm ...

Vegetarian Cuisine Cooking Workshop

Morning:  9 am to 12 pm Afternoon: 1 pm to 4 pm Providence Zen Center hosts International Chef Miguel De Haro (www.larutaverde.es) in a unique gourmet experience. Participants will learn to create confidence in their vegetarian cooking skills as Chef Miguel guides them through each aspect of seven recipes, from cutting and prep to finished meals. Small teams work together to prepare dishes for lunch and dinner from the same main ingredients. Chef Miguel will teach how to be a great gourmet by facilitating each group's discovery of vegetable, protein and spice combinations. Team's recipes will be tasted and rated in a friendly competition. ...

Two Day Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN- CANCELLED

Apologies- This retreat has been cancelled. Deposits may be used towards a future retreat or guest stay.

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 ...

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.   ...

One Day Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN Saturday November 7th

One day retreats consist of sitting and walking meditation from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm followed by an informal meal. Includes kong-an teaching interviews with a zen teacher. There is an orientation at 8:15 am for first-time retreat members. Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended.     Registration for beginners is 8:00am with orientation to follow. Prices: non-members $65, members and full-time students $45, Dharma teachers and Dharma teachers in training $35           To register for your retreat online – fill out the ret...

Christian-Buddhist Retreat Saturday

Christian-Buddhist Retreat Saturday October 31st at Providence Zen Center with Kevin Jiun Hunt and Terry Cronin JDPSN! Christians and Buddhists can use very similar techniques of contemplative prayer and meditation to help make their spiritual teachings a living part of daily existence. This retreat emphasizes sitting and walking meditation, including talks and discussion. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary.                                       The retreat runs from ...