What we're about

This group is for anyone interested in working with their minds and emotions, as well as deepening their spiritual life through the practice of Buddhist meditation. We are in inclusive group welcoming all who are interested regardless of their race, religion, orientation, or beliefs. Meditation, book studies, and talks are all offered freely although donations are greatly appreciated. This group is an affiliate of Sokukoji Buddhist Temple Monastery in Battle Creek Michigan www.sokukoji.org

Upcoming events (5+)

A Zen talk on Aggression

1111 Godfrey Ave SW

Join us as we host Sokuzan, the abbot of Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery, for a talk on Aggression. Sokuzan began meditating in 1973 after meeting the tantric master Chogyam Trungpa Rinpohe. Sokuzan continued his practice and study with Trungpa until Trungpa passed in 1987. In 1990 Sokuzan met his Zen master Kobun Chino Roshi. Sokuzan went on to found Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery in Battle Creek Michigan. We will begin with meditation instruction and a group meditation, followed by Sokuzan's talk. Everyone is welcome!!! This is a free event but donations are greatly appreciated. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

A Zen talk on Ignorance

1111 Godfrey Ave SW

Join us as we host Sokuzan, the abbot of Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery, for a talk on Ignorance or the way in which we shut down on our lives. Sokuzan began meditating in 1973 after meeting the tantric master Chogyam Trungpa Rinpohe. Sokuzan continued his practice and study with Trungpa until Trungpa passed in 1987. In 1990 Sokuzan met his Zen master Kobun Chino Roshi. Sokuzan went on to found Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery in Battle Creek Michigan. We will begin with meditation instruction and a group meditation, followed by Sokuzan's talk. Everyone is welcome!!! This is a free event but donations are greatly appreciated. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

Talk by Sokuzan, Abbot of Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery

1111 Godfrey Ave SW

Join us as we host Sokuzan, the abbot of Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery, for a talk on meditation practice. Sokuzan began meditating in 1973 after meeting the tantric master Chogyam Trungpa Rinpohe. Sokuzan continued his practice and study with Trungpa until Trungpa passed in 1987. In 1990 Sokuzan met his Zen master Kobun Chino Roshi. Sokuzan went on to found Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery in Battle Creek Michigan. We will begin with meditation instruction and a group meditation, followed by Sokuzan's talk. Everyone is welcome!!! This is a free event but donations are greatly appreciated. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

Talk by Sokuzan, Abbot of Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery

1111 Godfrey Ave SW

Join us as we host Sokuzan, the abbot of Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery, for a talk on meditation practice. Sokuzan began meditating in 1973 after meeting the tantric master Chogyam Trungpa Rinpohe. Sokuzan continued his practice and study with Trungpa until Trungpa passed in 1987. In 1990 Sokuzan met his Zen master Kobun Chino Roshi. Sokuzan went on to found Sokukoji Buddhist Monastery in Battle Creek Michigan. We will begin with meditation instruction and a group meditation, followed by Sokuzan's talk. Everyone is welcome!!! This is a free event but donations are greatly appreciated. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

Past events (55)

A Zen talk on Passion

1111 Godfrey Ave SW

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