NOW & ZEN WEEKLY UPDATE

MON 19 FEB - SUN 25 Feb 2018

“Enlightenment and practice is not just a solitary affair, it's a community affair. We all have to renew our commitment and our vow to make strong action together.”  - Zen Master Wu Kwang

“Enlightenment and practice is not just a solitary affair, it's a community affair. We all have to renew our commitment and our vow to make strong action together.”  - Zen Master Wu Kwang

Photo: Inai Lee (standing), our Korean Bosalim, shows sangha members how to shape dumplings correctly.

Photo: Inai Lee (standing), our Korean Bosalim, shows sangha members how to shape dumplings correctly.

Public Dharma Talk by Senior Dharma Teacher Martin Klasek. The Intro Talk will be given by Ian Maher.

Martin Klasek is a Senior Dharma Teacher of the Kwanum School of Zen and began his Zen practice in the Czech Republic where he served five years as Head Dharma Teacher at the Prague Zen Center.  He then ordained as a monk and lived for ten years at Mu Sang Sa temple in Korea.  He has returned to lay life in recent years and lives nearby with his wife. 
Ian White Maher began practicing with the Kwan Um School of Zen in the spring of 1998 and moved into CZC the summer of 2000. He lived here for 2.5 years while attending Harvard Divinity School. He is an ordained Unitarian Universalist minister and has served congregations in New York City and North Carolina. This past October he moved into CZC again while he works on a book about the possibilities of spiritual transformation.

A Seon Yu Workshop with Mu Sang Sunim will be held Sunday, 25 February, 4-5 PM.

Community Cooks is this Sunday, 25 February. Meet in the Zen Center kitchen at 1 PM to 3 PM. For more information, contact Jennie Ullrich, our resident liaison, at leemeeja@gmail.com.

Millennial Zen Group is, as usual, meeting on Sunday, 25 February, 5-6 PM

1-Day Retreat at Open Meadow Zen Group in Lexington, MA, on Sunday, 25 February, with Carlos Montero, JDPSN. For more information, click here.

There is still time to join Winter Kyolche at PZC! You can sit a minimum of a week. For more information and to register, click here.

 

Upcoming at CZC

2-Day Retreat with our wonderful guest teacher Zen Master Bon Shim (Aleksandra Porter), March 10-11, 2018. To register, click here.

 

upcoming Retreats & events at Sister Sanghas

Christian-Buddhist Retreat with Father Kevin Hunt and José Ramírez, JDPSN, on Saturday, March 10, 2018, 9 AM - 3.30 PM at Providence Zen Center.

Special 1-Day Retreat and Kido led by Nancy Hedgpeth on Saturday, April 7, 9 AM - 4 PM at Providence Zen Center.