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Kent Chan Day Retreat

Sunday 8th December Venue: St Benedict's Centre, West Malling, Kent, UK Retreats offer a wonderful opportunity for extended practice...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
December 08, 2024

Chan Meditation Workshop Led by Drs. Rebecca Li & David Slaymaker

【Date】Sunday,  12/8/2024 【Time】9:00 am – 12:00 pm 【Location】56 Vineyard Road, Edison, NJ 08817   ※Donation is welc...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New Jersey
December 08, 2024

Chan Retreat "Gateways to Chan" with Hildi Thalmann (Chang She)

November 18 @ 18:00 - November 23 @ 11:00 CET In the retreat entitled "Gateways to Chan" we will become familiar with the Chan methods...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
November 18, 2024

Introduction into Chan Meditation with Hildi Thalmann (Chang She)

16/11/2024 @ 18:00 - 18/11/2024 @ 13:00 CET The practice of meditation can help us to realize our psychological and spiritual potential. We lear...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
November 16, 2024

Chan Meditation Workshop Led by Drs. Rebecca Li & David Slaymaker

【Date】Sunday,  11/10/2024 【Time】9:00 am – 12:00 pm 【Location】56 Vineyard Road, Edison, NJ 08817   ※Donation is wel...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New Jersey
November 10, 2024

2-Day-Chan-Retreat in October 2024

26/10/2024 @ 14:00 - 27/10/2024 @ 16:00 CEST Give yourself a weekend of silence – a weekend of meditation. The 2-Day-Retreat is designe...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
October 26, 2024

Chan Meditation Workshop Led by Drs. Rebecca Li & David Slaymaker

【Date】Sunday,  10/13/2024 【Time】9:00 am – 12:00 pm 【Location】56 Vineyard Road, Edison, NJ 08817   ※Donation is wel...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New Jersey
October 13, 2024

Seven-day meditation retreat

Date & Time: 05.Oct.2024. 16:30 – 12.Oct.2024. 17:30 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh This retreat is considered especiall...

  • Chan Practices
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
October 05, 2024

1-Day Retreat in September 2024

29/09/2024 @ 09:00 - 18:00 CEST Give yourself a day of silence – a day of meditation. The 1-Day-Retreat is designed to calm your mind a...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
September 29, 2024

Kent Chan Day Retreat

Sunday 15th September Venue: St Benedict's Centre, West Malling, Kent, UK Retreats offer a wonderful opportunity for extended practi...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
September 15, 2024

Chan Meditation Workshop Led by Drs. Rebecca Li & David Slaymaker

【Date】Sunday,  9/8/2024 【Time】9:00 am – 12:00 pm 【Location】56 Vineyard Road, Edison, NJ 08817   ※Donation is welco...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New Jersey
September 08, 2024

Intensive 7-Day Chan Retreat Led by the Venerable Abbess Chang Wu Fashi

31/08/2024 @ 18:00 - 07/09/2024 @ 11:00 CEST In this 7-day retreat we follow the traditional Chan monastery schedule, starting early in the morn...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
August 31, 2024

Investigating Koans

7-night Residential Retreat, Saturday 17th August to Saturday 24th August 2024 Leader: Simon Child, Venue: Shawbottom Farm UK The ancient...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
August 17, 2024

Western Zen Retreat

5-night Residential Retreat, Saturday 27th July to Thursday 1st August 2024 Leader: Jake Lyne, Venue: Shawbottom Farm UK Wh...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
July 27, 2024

1-Day Retreat in June 2024

23/06/2024 @ 09:00 - 18:00 CEST Give yourself a day of silence – a day of meditation. The 1-Day-Retreat is designed to calm your mind a...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
June 23, 2024

Investigating Koans

7-night Residential Retreat, Saturday 22nd June to Saturday 29th June 2024 Leader: Fiona Nuttall, Venue: Shawbottom Farm UK The anci...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
June 22, 2024

The Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony

June 16     Sunday   2:00PM - 4:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Come back to Chan Meditation Center and join our ...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • New York
June 16, 2024

One-day meditation retreat

Date & Time: 16.June.2024. 9:00 - 17:00 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh and online A day spent in meditation is a gentle introducti...

  • Chan Practices
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
June 16, 2024

Kent Chan Day Retreat

Sunday 2nd June Venue: St Benedict's Centre, West Malling, Kent, UK Retreats offer a wonderful opportunity for extended practice in suppo...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
June 02, 2024

The Earth Store Sutra Chanting Ceremony

June 2     Sunday   2:00PM - 4:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Come back to Chan Meditation Center and join our S...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • New York
June 02, 2024

1-Day Retreat

June 1     Saturday   9:00AM - 5:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Led by Ven. Chang Hwa & Ven. Yan She Time...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
June 01, 2024

Silent Illumination Retreat

Discovering the Shining Silence: a Silent Illumination Retreat. This traditional 7-day retreat provides time and space for dedicated practitione...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
May 25, 2024

Illuminating the Mind

7-night Residential Retreat, Saturday 25th May to Saturday 1st June 2024 Leader: Jake Lyne, Venue: Shawbottom Farm UK Silent Illumination...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
May 25, 2024

Seven-day meditation retreat

Date & Time: 25.May.2024. 16:30 – 01.June.2024. 17:30 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh This retreat is considered especial...

  • Chan Practices
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
May 25, 2024

The Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony

May 19     Sunday   2:00PM - 4:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Come back to Chan Meditation Center and join our S...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • New York
May 19, 2024

3-Day-Chan-Retreat in May 2024

18/05/2024 @ 08:00 - 20/05/2024 @ 16:00 CEST The 3-Day-Retreat is an opportunity to deepen and widen our own practice. It is designed for person...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
May 18, 2024

Chan Meditation Workshop Led by Drs. Rebecca Li & David Slaymaker

【Date】Sunday,  5/12/2024 【Time】9:00 am – 12:00 pm 【Location】56 Vineyard Road, Edison, NJ 08817   ※Donation is welc...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New Jersey
May 12, 2024

Tranquility and Insight, meditation course

  Date & Time: 11.May.2024. 9:00 - 12.May.2024. 17:00 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh and online The foundational progr...

  • Chan Practices
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
May 11, 2024

The Earth Store Sutra Chanting Ceremony

May 5     Sunday   2:00PM - 4:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Come back to Chan Meditation Center and join our Su...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • New York
May 05, 2024

​One-Day Chan Retreat

Date: Saturday May 4 Time: 9 am - 5 pm   Suggested Donation: $50   Registration Deadline: Sunday, April 28 Noon   Treat you...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • San Francisco
May 04, 2024

​"Turning the Mind's Eye Inward": Meditation with Right View

DATE & TIME DETAILS Check in: Friday, May 3rd, 4:00 - 6:00 PM End time: Saturday, May 11th, 1:00 PM REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS RETREAT: •...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
May 03, 2024

One Day Retreat Led by David Listen

Date: April 28, Sunday  Time: 9:30 am - 5 pm  Once you send in your registration, you will hear from us within a week whether...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • Seattle
April 28, 2024

1-Day Retreat (Online)

DATE & TIME DETAILS Saturday, April 27th. 8:45 am - 5:00 pm.   SCHEDULE: EST Activity 8:45 AM ...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
April 27, 2024

​One-Day Retreat

Clear awareness. Thorough relaxation. A simple way to be free wherever you are. Welcome to join us for a day of peace and joy. Degui A...

  • Chan Practices
  • Taiwan
  • Taipei
April 27, 2024

The Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony

April 21     Sunday   2:00PM - 4:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Come back to Chan Meditation Center and join our...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • New York
April 21, 2024

​Foundation Retreat

DATE & TIME DETAILS Check-in: 4:00 - 6:00 PM, Friday April 19th End Time: 4:00 PM, Sunday April 21st SAMPLE SCHEDULE: Click Here Eve...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
April 19, 2024

Manchester Day Retreat

Manchester Day Retreat, Sunday 14th April 2024 Leader: Fiona Nuttall, Venue: Elms Community Centre, Manchester UK Manchester Chan Gr...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
April 14, 2024

​Chan Art {Movie & Mind} The First Slam Dunk

April 14     Sunday   2:00PM - 5:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Led by Dr. Peter Lin Movie: The First Slam Du...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New York
April 14, 2024

Chan Meditation Workshop Led by Drs. Rebecca Li & David Slaymaker

【Date】Sunday,  4/14/2024 【Time】9:00 am – 12:00 pm 【Location】56 Vineyard Road, Edison, NJ 08817   ※Donation is welc...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New Jersey
April 14, 2024

​The influence of the "Awakening of Faith in the Mahayana" Treatise on Chinese Buddhism

WHEN: April 13, 2024 @ 10:00 AM – April 14, 2024 @ 05:00 PM   WHERE: DDM Chicago Chapter 241 Holbrook Ave Wheeling IL 60090 &nbs...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • Chicago
April 13, 2024

7-day Intermediate Chan Retreat

Focusing on the cultivation of calm and contemplation Led by Venerable Chang Zheng   Friday 4/12 (18:00) ~ Friday 4/19 (10:00) &...

  • Chan Practices
  • Canada
  • Vancouver
April 12, 2024

Zen minimalism in daily life, public talk

Date & Time: 10.April.2024. 19:00 - 20:30 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh and online Public talk is open to all and it is a gre...

  • Lectures
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
April 10, 2024

1-Day Retreat

April 6     Saturday   9:00AM - 5:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Led by Ven. Chang Hwa & Ven. Yan She Tim...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
April 06, 2024

5-Day-Chan-Retreat with Hildi Thalmann in April 2024

06/04/2024 @ 18:00 - 11/04/2024 @ 11:00 CEST This 5-Day-Chan-Retreat starts on April 6th with the evening meal and the following Dharma-Talk and...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
April 06, 2024

Worldly and World Transcending Paths: Huaotou Chan Practice.

WHEN: April 5, 2024 @ 06:00 PM – April 7, 2024 @ 05:00 PM   WHERE: DDM Chicago Chapter 241 Holbrook Ave Wheeling IL 60090 &nbs...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • Chicago
April 05, 2024

Beginner's Mind, three-day retreat

Date & Time: 4. April.2024 16:30 – 7. April.2024 17:30 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh In the gentle atmosphere of a thre...

  • Chan Practices
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
April 04, 2024

Heart Sutra Dharma Talks

April 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Since 2023, GuoGu has been offering a series of talks on the Heart Sutra, one of the shortest Mahayana scriptures th...

  • Lectures
  • US
  • Florida
April 01, 2024

​Beginner's Meditation Workshop

March 30 Saturday 9:00AM - 4:00PM (EST.) Led by Ven. Chang Zhai Venue: In-person at Chan Meditation Center Fee: Free! Donations are welcom...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
March 30, 2024

Western Zen Retreat

5-night Residential Retreat, Saturday 30th March to Thursday 4th April 2024 Leader: Simon Child, Venue: Shawbottom Farm UK Who am I? Thor...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
March 30, 2024

Reciting Meditation Workshop

Dharma Drum Mountain (DDM) Sydney will be conducting "Reciting Meditation" Workshop" on 2024 March 29 (Easter Good Friday)...

  • Workshop
  • Oceania
  • Sydney
March 29, 2024

​Huatou Retreat

DATE & TIME DETAILS Check-in: 4:00 - 6:00 PM, March 29th End Time: 1:00 PM, April 6th REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS RETREAT: • Already recei...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
March 29, 2024

One-day meditation retreat

One-day meditation retreat Date & Time: 24.March.2024. 9:00 - 17:00 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh and online ...

  • Chan Practices
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
March 24, 2024

Beginner Meditation Workshop

Dharma Drum Mountain (DDM) Sydney will be conducting "Beginner Meditation Workshop" on 2024 March 23 (Sat) and March 24 (Sun) led by 3 Ve...

  • Chan Practices
  • Oceania
  • Sydney
March 23, 2024

​Cooking Meditation (& Vegetarian Cooking Class): Health for the Body and Mind

DATE & TIME DETAILS Check in: Friday, March 22, 4:00 - 6:00 PM End time: Sunday, March 24, 2:30 PM ​SLIDING SCALE Base – $150.00 ...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
March 22, 2024

Working with Addiction

March 19 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Come and participate in a discussion led by Tory Street, a long-distance student of Guo Gu, as she shares her ins...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • Florida
March 19, 2024

Taking Refuge Online

Led by Venerable Guo Yuan, Abbot of Dharma Drum Retreat Center .Sunday, March 17 .4 pm ET / 1 pm PT (check other time zone) Coming Hom...

  • Miscellaneou
  • US
  • New York
March 17, 2024

Kent Chan Day Retreat

Sunday 17th March Venue: St Benedict's Centre, West Malling, Kent, UK Retreats offer a wonderful opportunity for extended practice in sup...

  • Chan Practices
  • UK
  • London
March 17, 2024

​The Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony

March 17     Sunday   2:00PM - 4:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Come back to Chan Meditation Center and join our...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • New York
March 17, 2024

Online Dharma Talk: Willpower vs. Wisdom: The Path of the Ascetic & The Buddha’s Middle Way

Saturday, March 16, 2024 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET (check other time zone) Many people think that meditation is just for developing concentration and m...

  • Lectures
  • US
  • New York
March 16, 2024

2-Day-Chan-Retreat in March 2024

16/03/2024 @ 14:00 - 17/03/2024 @ 16:00 CET Give yourself a weekend of silence – a weekend of meditation. The 2-Day-Retreat is designed...

  • Chan Practices
  • Switzerland
  • Bern
March 16, 2024

How to forgive and let go, public talk

Date & Time: 13.March.2024. 19:00 - 20:30 Location: Chan Center Hartovski Vrh and online Public talk is open to all and it is a gre...

  • Lectures
  • Croatia
  • Zagreb
March 13, 2024

Caregiving and Chan

March 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Come and participate in a discussion led by Raquel Lambert, a long-distance student of Guo Gu, as she shares her in...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • Florida
March 12, 2024

​Illumination: A Guide to the Buddhist Method of No-Method

Date: Sunday, March 10 Time: 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm    Stay with that just as that. Stay with this just as this." --Master Hongz...

  • Miscellaneou
  • US
  • San Francisco
March 10, 2024

​College Student Chan Workshop

Registration please Click here Join us to become a part of a friendly and spiritual environment to learn about Ch'an Buddhism. Share yo...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • Los Angeles
March 10, 2024

​Chan Art {Contemporary Art and Zen II}

March 10 Sunday 2:00PM - 5:00PM (EST.) at CMC Led by Lu Gao To experience existence "I hope to evoke a sense of strangeness in a familiar ...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New York
March 10, 2024

Chan Meditation Workshop Class Led by Drs. Rebecca Li & David Slaymaker

【Date】Sunday,  3/10/2024 【Time】9:00 am – 12:00 pm 【Location】56 Vineyard Road, Edison, NJ 08817   ※Donation is welc...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New Jersey
March 10, 2024

​Beginner's Meditation Class

WHEN: March 9, 2024 @ 09:00 AM – 04:00 PM WHERE: DDMBA Chicago Chapter 241 Holbrook Drive Wheeling IL 60090 COST: $40 Chan Buddhism...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • Chicago
March 09, 2024

​1-Day Retreat

DATE & TIME DETAILS Saturday, March 9th Check-in: 8:45am End Time: 5:00pm SAMPLE SCHEDULE: Click Here SLIDING SCALE $100.00 – ...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
March 09, 2024

3-Day Chan Retreat Led by Dr. Rebecca Li

Begins: Friday, March 8, 2024  (5 - 7 PM check-in) Ends: Sunday, March 10, 2024 (4 PM)  Venue: 255 H Street, Fremont, CA 94536 Sugge...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • San Francisco
March 08, 2024

​Thursday Short Meditation Instructions,6:30pm-8:00pm

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm We offer basic meditation instructions on the first Thursday of the month. Registration is required by that Thursday...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • Florida
March 07, 2024

​Book Launch with Marisela Gomez: "Healing Our Way Home"

March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Join us for a serene evening at the Tallahassee Chan Center to celebrate the launch of “Healing Our Way Home...

  • Miscellaneou
  • US
  • Florida
March 04, 2024

The Earth Store Sutra Chanting Ceremony

March 3     Sunday   2:00PM - 4:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Come back to Chan Meditation Center and join our ...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • New York
March 03, 2024

​1-Day Retreat

March 2     Saturday   9:00AM - 5:00PM (EST.)     at CMC Led by Ven. Chang Hwa & Ven. Chang Zhai ...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
March 02, 2024

Healing Together: Learn About the Black Dharma Teacher/Leader Fellowships

March 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Location: Tallahassee Chan Center (In-person and streamed online) Join us at the Tallahassee Chan Center for a spec...

  • Conferences
  • US
  • Florida
March 01, 2024

Weekend Retreat

DATE & TIME DETAILS Check in: Friday, March 1st, 4:00 - 6:00 PM End time: Sunday, March 3rd, 4:00 PM SAMPLE SCHEDULE: Click Here SLIDI...

  • Chan Practices
  • US
  • New York
March 01, 2024

How to Work with Stress in Daily Life

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm In the Chan Buddhist tradition, meditation is a transformative practice of self-cultivation that fosters focus...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • Florida
February 27, 2024

Tea & Talk {Relaxation with Tea and Music}

February 25     Sunday   2:00PM - 3:30PM (EST.)     at CMC Led by Dr. Joanne Chang Let's drink te...

  • Workshop
  • US
  • New York
February 25, 2024

The Śūraṅgama Sūtra Digest -- Two Definitive Principles for Bodhicitta Aspiration

11:00AM - 12:30PM     February 25     Sunday EST. by Ven. Chang Hwa The Surangama Sutra is regarded as a v...

  • Lectures
  • US
  • New York
February 25, 2024