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Kido & Sitting Retreat (Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN)

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A Kido (“energy path”) is an intensive meditation retreat using Zen-style chanting as a means to clear the mind and attain your true self. Chanting is a powerful tool for rapidily focusing your energy to directly experience the full potential of our original nature. Participants will chant the name of the Bodhisattva of Compassion, “Kwan Seum Bosal”, keeping rhythm on percussion instruments.

*Instruments will be provided.


Led by Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN

Saturday, March 9, 2024



8:00 am – 8:45 am: Registration

9am – 12:00 pm : Kido

12:00: Informal Lunch

1 pm – 3:00 pm : Sitting

3:00 – 4:00 pm : Circle Talk


Retreat Fees:

$85 Non-Members

$60 Members, Seniors, FT Students

$50 Dharma Teachers and DTITs

Pay Here Register Here


“When we do chanting meditation correctly, perceiving the sound of our own voice and the voices all around us, our minds become clear. You and the universe have already become one, suffering disappears, true happiness appears.”

– Zen Master Seung Sahn



Email: director@providencezen.org
Phone: 401-658-1464


March 9
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Providence Zen Center
99 Pound Rd
Cumberland, RI 02864 United States
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