Next Meetup

Sunday Morning Practice
Come and join us for a second weekly practice at every Sunday morning: 10:00 - 10:30 Chanting 10:30 - 11:30 Sitting 11:30 - 12:00 Dharma talk / Q&A Vegetarian pot luck will be served for lunch after practice, if you would like to bring something to share that would be great, but you don't have to. No experience required, beginners and experience students are all welcome. Please call[masked] with any questions or for more information. Look forward to seeing you.

Gateless Gate Zen Center

214 NE 6th Street · Gainesville, fl

What we're about

We are a group of Zen Buddhist practitioners who are affiliated with the Kwan Um School of Zen. We practice chanting, sitting meditation, and Dharma discussion every Monday evening from 6:45 pm till 8:15 pm. We also conduct a monthly long sit on the first Sunday of every month. Anyone is welcome, whether beginner, experienced meditator, or just curious about Zen Buddhism or meditation in general.

Monday Evening Practice Format:

6:45 - 7:15pm Chanting
7:15 - 7:35pm Sitting Zen
7:35 - 7:40pm Walking Meditation
7:40 - 8:00pm Sitting Zen
8:00 - 8:15pm Dharma Discussion / Closing

A half-day retreat is also held the first Sunday of every month at the GRC from 10am - 3pm.

We practice at the Gainesville Retreat Center. Please see either website for directions, contact, or other information:

Phone: 352-614-0512

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