20 results for tag: Buddhism


One Day Retreat led by Matt Keeler JDPSN

Led by guest teacher Matt Keeler JDPSN. This day of retreat consists of sitting and walking meditation, with Kong-An Teaching Interviews. We’ll have an informal lunch at noon. Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended, however, this retreat is suitable for beginners, as well as experienced students. Registration is at 8:30 am.       Retreat Fees: $65 Non-Members and Associate Members $45 Members, Seniors, and Full-time Students and Clergy $35 Dharma Teachers and Dharma-Teachers-in-Training Please register by noon Thursday January 31. Register online ...

Santikaro

Facebook Google+ Twitter The Necessity of Going Through Our Dukkha with Santikaro Santikaro moved to Thailand with the Peace Corps in 1980 and ordained as a Theravada monk in 1985. He trained at Suan Mokkh with Buddhadasa Bhikkhu, a leading Thai teacher, scholar, and reformer of Theravada Buddhism. He became Ajahn Buddhadasa's primary English translator. He led meditation retreats at Suan Mokkh for many years before returning to the United States in 2001. In 2004 he retired from formal monastic life, but continues to teach in the Buddhist tradition with an emphasis on the early Pali sources. He is the founder of Kevala Retreat, a 70-acre ...

Zen Master Bon Shim

Facebook Google+ Twitter Transform your suffering into joy with Zen Master Bon Shim Zen Master Bon Shim (Aleksandra Porter) is the Regional Zen Master for the Kwan Um School of Zen in Europe. As a young girl growing up in Cracow, Poland she gravitated to the contemplative atmosphere and the smell of incense of the Catholic Church. In the silence she found a safety she had been longing for, but desired to go beyond what she was being taught, to know that her life had meaning. In 1978, she began practicing with Zen Master Seung Sahn and was given Inka, or permission to teach, in 1992. In 2006 received transmission. Today she serves as the ...

One Day Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN

Led by Nancy Hedgpeth, JDPSN. This day of retreat consists of sitting and walking meditation, with Kong-An Teaching Interviews. We'll have an informal lunch at noon. Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended, however, this retreat is suitable for beginners, as well as experienced students. Registration is at 8:30 am. Retreat Fees: $65 Non-Members and Associate Members $45 Members, Seniors, and Full-time Students and Clergy $35 Dharma Teachers and Dharma-Teachers-in-Training Please register by noon Thursday August 16. Contact the director@providencezen.org, or register ...

Two Day Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN

Sorry, due to low registration this retreat has been cancelled.

Public Dinner | Meditation Instruction | Dharma Talk

Wednesday October 24 - 5:30PM:  Public vegetarian dinner followed by meditation instruction class at 6:30PM. Also at 6:30PM special chanting begins in the main Dharma Room followed by regular chanting at 7:00PM. There will also be a Dharma Talk this evening with questions answered by José Ramírez JDPSN.

Public Dinner | Chanting | Kong-an Interviews

Wednesday October 17 - 5:30PM:  Public vegetarian dinner followed by meditation instruction class at 6:30PM. Also at 6:30PM special chanting begins in the main Dharma Room followed by regular chanting at 7:00PM. There will also be two sitting periods which begin at 7:30 with walking meditation in between and kong-an interviews with resident Zen Master Soeng Hyang.

Dharma Talk w/ Zen Master Soeng Hyang

Wednesday September 26 - 5:30PM: Public vegetarian dinner followed by meditation instruction class at 6:30PM. Also at 6:30PM special chanting begins in the main Dharma Room followed by regular chanting at 7:00PM. There will also be a Dhamra talk with resident Zen Master Soeng Hyang this evening with time for questions after.

Christian-Buddhist Retreat

The next Christian/Buddhist Retreat is scheduled for September 29, 2012 9:00AM-4:00PM 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 4:00pm and includes a vegetarian lunch. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary. The next Christian/Buddhist Retreat is scheduled for September 29, 2012 9:00AM-4:00PM Prices: non members $65, members $45, Dharma teachers and Dharma teachers in ...

Retreat Center Programs

Providence Zen Center holds at least one retreat every month, of varying durations. Participation in a retreat 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. Retreat Center Programs Yong Maeng Jong Jin - Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are two, three or seven days long and are held in silence. Kido chanting retreats - Kido chanting retreats consist primarily of chanting from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Kyol Che retreats - Kyol Che retreats are held twice a year for 90 days in the winter (typically ...