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Dec 3 13

Buddha’s Enlightenment Day

by laura

2014 Buddha’s Enlightenment Day

We hope you will consider joining us for this year’s Buddha’s Enlightenment Day at the Providence Zen Center on Saturday, December 7. The schedule is posted below.

As a reminder, all activities for Buddha’s Enlightenment Day …

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Dec 3 13

Winter Kyol Che 2014

by laura

Investigate your life closely……

 

Winter Kyol Che 2014 at Diamond Hill Zen Monastery

Kyol Che starts on January 4, 2014 at 10:00am and ends on April 4, 2014 at 1:00pm.

 

Guest teachers:
Zen Master Bon Haeng
Zen Master …

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Jun 6 13

Summer Kyol Che 2013

by Kwan Um School of Zen

Saturday July 6 – Friday August 2, 2013

A Kyol Che ( coming together ) is a longer, intensive meditation retreat held in the winter and summer. Held at our Diamond Hill Zen Monastery, it is modeled after the traditional …

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Apr 29 13

Zen Master Wu Bong

by Kwan Um School of Zen

Dear Sangha,

With the deepest sorrow we inform you that Zen Master Wu Bong passed away in Paris after a cardiac arrest on April 17th at 1 pm.

Please dedicate Namu Amita Bul chanting for him.

The 49 day ceremony …

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Apr 27 13

Spring 2013 Primary Point

by Kwan Um School of Zen

Dear Sangha,

The new issue of Primary Point, Spring 2013, is now available to view online:

Primary Point Spring 2013

In this issue, you’ll find:
Go Drink Tea, by Zen Master Dae Kwan
Desert Paramita, by Zen Master Wu Kwang…

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Jan 5 13

Winter Kyol Che 2013

by Kwan Um School of Zen

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Investigate your life closely……

 

Winter Kyol Che 2013 at Diamond Hill Zen Monastery

Kyol Che starts on January 5, 2013 at 10:00am and ends on April 5, 2013 at 1:00pm.

 

Guest teachers:
January 5-12: Zen Master Bon Haeng…

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Sep 8 12

First Zen Teacher to move to Indianapolis

by admin

Lincoln Rhodes, JDPSN, a Buddhist teacher with the Kwan Um School of Zen, has moved into the Indianapolis Zen Center and is now resident teacher at the center. His title, JDPSN, is Ji Do Poep Sanim or Guide to the …

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Sep 8 12

Dharma Teacher Retreat 2012

by admin

We are pleased to open the registration for our 2012 Dharma Teacher Retreat. This special weekend is for all Kwan Um School Dharma Teachers, including Dharma Teachers in Training, Senior Dharma Teachers, and Bodhisattva Teachers.

See below for registration …

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May 18 12

Summer Kyol Che 2012 in Providence

by Kwan Um School of Zen

A Kyol Che ( coming together ) is a longer, intensive meditation retreat held in the winter and summer.
Held at our Diamond Hill Zen Monastery, it is modeled after the traditional winter and summer retreats in the mountain temples …

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May 18 12

Summer Kyol Che 2012 in Europe

by Katka

The Summer Kyol Che 2012 in Europe will traditionally take place in Do Am Sah Temple, Warsaw, Poland.

There will be nine teachers leading the retreat, including Zen Master Soeng Hyang (Bobby Rhodes).

 

Retreat starts: June 23
Retreat ends:

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May 1 12

Dharma Transmission

by Katka

Zen Master Wu Bong gave Dharma Transmission on 27th April at the Berlin Zen Center to Mukyong JDPSN, who becomes Zen Master Ji Kwang.  Our congratulations to the new Zen Master and to the teachers and students of the German …

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Feb 22 12

Opening Ceremony – Zen Center of Las Vegas

by Kwan Um School of Zen

Note from the Zen Center: We invite you to attend the grand opening of the Las Vegas Zen Center, May 4-6
(Signups/Confirmation at: www.zencenteroflasvegas.com/grandopening).
We have posted photos of the center, Las Vegas and Valley of Fire State Park …

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Feb 22 12

Buddha’s Birthday Celebration 2012

by Kwan Um School of Zen

Thank you all for a great weekend!

For anyone who was not able to join us, we’ve posted audio, video, and photos from the weekend online.

Click here to download picture gallery from the event.…

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Dec 15 11

Buddha’s Enlightenment Day 2011 Photos

by Kwan Um School of Zen

Photos of Buddha’s Enlightenment Day 2011 at Providence Zen Center are now online:

http://www.kwanumzen.org/about-us/galleries/buddhas-enlightenment-day-2011/…

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Nov 28 11

Kwan Um School of Zen Fall 2011 Newsletter

by Kwan Um School of Zen

The Fall 2011 issue of the Kwan Um School of Zen newsletter is now available to download here:

http://www.kwanumzen.org/contact-us/school-newsletter/

You can also download the PDF directly using these links:

Larger PDF (8.4 MB): http://www.kwanumzen.org/wp-content/uploads/KUSZ%20Newsletter%20Fall%202011.pdf

Small PDF (1.3 MB): http://www.kwanumzen.org/wp-content/uploads/KUSZ-Newsletter-Fall-2011-lo-res.pdf

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Nov 12 11

BUDDHA’S ENLIGHTENMENT DAY, DECEMBER 3

by Kwan Um School of Zen

WE HOPE YOU CAN JOIN US FOR BUDDHA’S ENLIGHTENMENT DAY, DECEMBER 3

Below is the schedule for the day. Please consider joining us for any or all of the activities and ceremonies. If you would like to volunteer, please email 

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Oct 31 11

International Winter Retreat (Kyol Che) at Mu Sang Sa in Korea

by Kwan Um School of Zen

November 10, 2011 – February 6, 2012

Kyol Che means “Tight Dharma,” and the day begins at 3:00 a.m. when we rise to practice 108
prostrations, chanting, sitting meditation, formal meals and working. We observe silence throughout the retreat. The …

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Oct 28 11

Buddha’s Enlightenment Day

by Kwan Um School of Zen

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Please mark your calendar for the upcoming Buddha’s Enlightenment Day, Saturday, December 3rd at the Providence Zen Center in Cumberland, RI.

All activities are free and open to the public. However, if you need overnight accommodations, please register here by …

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Aug 15 11

KUSZ Dharma Teacher Retreat

by Kwan Um School of Zen

Kwan Um School of Zen Dharma Teacher Retreat:
This year the Dharma Teacher Retreat will be held on September 17 and 18. Usually in October, this event has changed this year due to the Whole World is a Single Flower …

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Aug 11 11

North American sangha meeting minutes

by Kwan Um School of Zen

The North American Kwan Um town meeting was held on July 31, 2011. The minutes can be downloaded as a PDF here:

Sangha meeting minutes

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