Monday, June 8, 2009

2009 June-July Announcements Con't.

Dae Yen Sa

International Buddhist Temple


19 Kinsey Road, New Hartford, CT 06057


Chanting/Meditation/Tea 7pm-7:30

Dae Yen Sa Dharma School 7:30-8:30

We welcome individuals of all paths and understandings to participate in weekly gathering consisting of meditation, meditative reading and review along with group reflection on Buddhist principles and practices or Dharma. Reqirement - open minds and open hearts

Study Topic for Wednesday 6/10/09:

Chapter 4- Carefulness (entire chapter)

Way of the Bodhisattva by 8th Century Master, Shantideva

In the first 3 chapters, Excellence of Bodhicitta, Confession, and Taking Hold of Bodhicitta Shantideva prepares our mind and heart for receiving the mindfulness teachings delivered in the following 3 chapters. His focus is on how we should retain the quality of open mind, open heart. In chapter 3 Shantideva illustrates how easy it is to lose our concentration on the Bodhisattva path. He encourages us with vivid language to remain awake and attentive in our practice.Thanks to the Sangha we can also encourage each other. Namu!


Saturday Schedule:

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Yoga

10:00 AM to 10:20 AM Tea Break

10:20 AM to 11:00 AM Silent Meditation

11:00 AM to 11:10 AM Walking Meditation

11:10 AM to 11:30 AM Chanting

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM Korean Vegetarian Lunch


Please note: We will not be meeting for retreat Day in July due to Fourth of July Holiday

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