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2014 / Zen Buddhism study class to begin at Little Tokyo, Mar. 27

Zenshuji Bodhisattva Precepts Lecture

From website www.Zenshuji.org 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 BODHISATTVA PRECEPTS Lectures, beginning on March 27 Along with zazen, observing the Buddhist precepts is an important part of Zen practice. The precepts are guidelines to help us go beyond the dualistic mind that is always comparing and judging, and consequently, dissatisfied. The...
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2013 / Little Tokyo Zen temple to hold annual “Obon” carnival, July 20-21

Bon Odori Ondo Dancing Yukata Logo

Zenshuji Soto Mission will hold 55th annual “Obon” carnival on July 20 and 21 at 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012.  (213) 624-8658    www.zenshuji.org The carnival hour: 11 a.m. – 8:00 pm 2013 Obon Event Schedule Saturday, July 20: 1:30 P.M. OBON Service 3:00 P.M. Karaoke Contest 4:00 P.M. Japanese Folk Dance...
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Feb 26: Zen Mediation – one-day sitting at Zenshuji Temple

“One-day sitting” at Zenshuji will take place on Sunday, Feb 26 from 7:10 am through 5:00 pm at 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. (213) 617-0100. This “One-day sitting” is led by Daigaku Rumme, a Zen priest in the Soto Zen tradition, who is the head priest of Zenshuji and the director...
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Zen study group will start on Oct 20

Book design the essence of zen

Book “The Essence of Zen: The Teaching of Sekkei Harada” Translated and edited by Daigaku Rumme Study Group Starting on October 20, 2011 7 Thursday Evenings, 7:30 pm – 8:50 pm Including 30 minutes of zazen (There will be no classes on Thanksgiving and Dec. 1) Zenshuji Temple 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles,...
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American Buddhism Update / Seminar on “Zen and Shin” Buddhism, June 11

Special seminar “Zen and Shin” Buddhism will be presented by Higashi Honganji North America District on Saturday, June11, from 1:00 – 4:30 pm at Higashi Honganji Buddhist Temple, 505 East Third Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013. In this seminar, Bishop Daigaku Remme of Soto Mission, will share his motivation for entering the Buddhist path,...
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Zenshuji Temple provides “Introduction to Zen Meditation” class from February 10 through March 10, every Thursday evening

Zenshuji Temple provides “Introduction to Zen Meditation” class from  February 10 through March 10, every Thursday evening

5 classes – every Thursday evening February 10 through March 10, 7:30 – 8:45 p.m. Zenshuji Temple, 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 This class series provides an introduction to Zen meditation for beginners. It is open to people of all faiths. The classes include a presentation of the basic principles of...
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“Introduction to Zen Meditation” to be taught on 5 Thursdays in August and Sept

“Introduction to Zen Meditation” to be taught on 5 Thursdays in August and Sept

Many people have an image of Zen as being something difficult when actually it is a clear, concise teaching. The Chinese character for “Zen” means to point to the essential underlying oneness of all things. Zen is to awaken to this principle of nature and the way to realize our innate peace of mind....
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Bon Odori: People’s dance to return to Buddhist temples this summer

Bon Odori: People’s dance to return to Buddhist temples this summer

Cultural News, June 2010 Issue Bon Odori Dance is an annual summer fixture in Japan during August. Dance circles are formed spontaneously by ordinary people just for fun. Here in Southern California and Arizona, Bon Odori is known as Buddhist temple events in the months of June and July. But with each passing year,...
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American-born and Japan-trained Zen monk Appointed as Head of Soto Zen North America

The article is appeared in the Cultural News, 2010 May Issue By Shige Higashi For the first time in 90 years, the Japan-based Soto Zen Mission in North America receives an American-born and non-Japanese monk as head of the organization. Born as David Rumme into a Christian family in Iowa, Daigaku Rumme Roshi, who...
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