Dharma Teacher Retreat 2012

by on Sep 8, 2012

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 information. There is a discount for those who register before September 24!



Our annual Dharma Teacher retreat is being held at the Providence Zen Center on October 13 & 14, 2012.

We have an exciting lineup of new workshops and panel discussions for you! Our schedule is not yet complete, but here is some of what we have planned:

  • > Arne Schaefer JDPSN from Germany is our special guest and will be doing a session on Conflict & Practice.
  • > Panel discussions on the following subjects: Starting & operating a Zen group, Balancing practice & our jobs, What to do when you are in charge of practice, Balancing practice & family life, Helping people in crisis, Cooking for retreats.
  • > Workshops on these topics: Solo Retreats, Four Wisdoms, Mind Inscription & Mind-King Inscription, Lankavatara Sutra, Calligraphy.
  • > Of course, we’ll have our ever-popular “Skills for Fielding Dharma Questions” for everyone on Sunday morning.

We will be posting more details soon. Please consider joining us for this great learning and together-action retreat!


Registration Information

Online Form

Please note: an online deposit (via PayPal or credit card) is required with this online registration. Click here to register online.

Printable Form

If you wish to register early, please send a check for $25 (or full payment) to the office (address below) with a printed registration form. Your registration must be received in the office no later than September 24th.