Rev. Taka Talks about Mindfulness at TED x Kyoto

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Schedule of Zen Meditation Class in English & Temple Events between February 13th and February 19th, 2012


Accepting the impermanency is the first step toward happiness. Then, learn how to live in the moment (be present).

Our meditation room is heated in the winter time.

February 13th (Mon)
9:00 - 10:30 in English (no reservation required)
10:40 - 12:10 in English (Already Full)

February 14th (Tue)
9:00 - 10:30 in English (Already Full)
10:40 - 12:10 in English (no reservation required)

February 15th (Wed)
No Class

February 16th (Thur)
No Class

February 17th (Fri)
9:00 - 10:30 in English (no reservation required)
10:40 - 12:10 in English (no reservation required)

February 18th (Sat)
9:00 - 10:30 in English (no reservation required)

February 19th (Sun)
9:00 - 10:30 in English (no reservation required)
10:40 - 12:10 in English (no reservation required)


Zen Meditation Class & Dharma Talk (90 Minutes): Learn How to Live in the Moment

Our Zen meditation class (including Dharma talk and temple tour) is offered according to the schedule above. Each class is 90 minutes and lead in English by the deputy head priest, Rev. Taka Kawakami. He explains how to incorporate Zen Buddhist philosophy and meditation into your everyday life by using religious, philosophical, and neuroscientific concepts.

1. 10 minutes instruction of Zen meditation
2. two 15-minutes meditation sessions
3. explanation of gardens and screen paintings at the temple

To attend the class at 9:00 - 10:30 and 10:40 -12:10, no reservation is required. However, please the reservation to attend our 13:30 - 15:00 class.

For more details, please visit our website below.

Website: http://www.shunkoin.com
Phone: 075-462-5488

Discount for the JET participants: http://shunkoinzentemple.blogspot.com/2011/05/discount-for-jet-program-participants.html

Discount for Foreign Exchange Students: http://shunkoinzentemple.blogspot.com/2011/05/discount-for-foreign-exchange-students.html

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