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Important Notices & Special Events

Kannon Ceremony

On Sunday, January 19th, 2020 we will have a ceremony in honor of Kannon, the Bodhisattva of Compassion.

Famine Relief Ceremony

On Thursday, February 13th 2020, we will hold a special Ceremony for the Relief of Famine during the evening's formal sitting. This event is open to the public.

Winter Yoga Course

A yoga course will be offered at the centre on Mondays starting February 24th -- all are welcome. See the course page for more information.

Intro to Zen Workshops

Workshops are a practical and authentic introduction to Zen Buddhism. During the half-day schedule of talks, question periods, demonstrations and guided meditation, participants are introduced to the body-mind disciplines of Zen Buddhism.

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Mettabhavana Course

Mettabhavana is an ancient Buddhist meditation leading to the development of unconditional loving-kindness and friendliness. Metta is something you feel in your heart, a positive emotional state towards others as well as ourselves.

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