Early Morning Meditation
Jun
27
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation
Jun
29
6:30 pm18:30

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

You are already enough.

Yet, it takes sincere practice to realize this.

Join the Reverend Daishin Mark Nelson Thursday evenings from 6:30-8PM.  The time will include two periods of seated meditation, walking meditation, a brief Dharma talk and Q & A.

If you are new to meditation, please arrive at 6PM for basic instruction. 

$15 suggested donation.


Jun
25
8:30 am08:30

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation

Soto Zen Priest, Mark Nelson, leads this offering.

Meditate with friends on the path.  Are you starting to explore meditation and what the Buddhist path has to offer?  Or, are you a seasoned practitioner?  Either way, Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation is for you.  During this time we will focus on two things.  We will practice seated meditation together for two periods.  Between these meditation periods, we will deepen our understanding of meditation and our skillfulness in meditation by sharing our experiences, raising relevant questions, and engaging one another in conversation about the challenges and joys of this demanding and enriching discipline.

8:30 - 8:50 AM: Basic Instruction for Beginners (all levels are welcome)

9:00 - 9:20 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Facilitated Group Discussion About Meditation Practice

9:40 - 10:10 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

Everyone is welcome to come and go as needed. Of course, please be mindful of others if/and when you do.

$15 donation is appreciated.  No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation
Jun
22
6:30 pm18:30

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

You are already enough.

Yet, it takes sincere practice to realize this.

Join the Reverend Daishin Mark Nelson Thursday evenings from 6:30-8PM.  The time will include two periods of seated meditation, walking meditation, a brief Dharma talk and Q & A.

If you are new to meditation, please arrive at 6PM for basic instruction. 

$15 suggested donation.

Early Morning Meditation
Jun
20
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson

Jun
18
8:30 am08:30

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation

Soto Zen Priest, Mark Nelson, leads this offering.

Meditate with friends on the path.  Are you starting to explore meditation and what the Buddhist path has to offer?  Or, are you a seasoned practitioner?  Either way, Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation is for you.  During this time we will focus on two things.  We will practice seated meditation together for two periods.  Between these meditation periods, we will deepen our understanding of meditation and our skillfulness in meditation by sharing our experiences, raising relevant questions, and engaging one another in conversation about the challenges and joys of this demanding and enriching discipline.

8:30 - 8:50 AM: Basic Instruction for Beginners (all levels are welcome)

9:00 - 9:20 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Facilitated Group Discussion About Meditation Practice

9:40 - 10:10 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

Everyone is welcome to come and go as needed. Of course, please be mindful of others if/and when you do.

$15 donation is appreciated.  No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation
Jun
15
6:30 pm18:30

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

You are already enough.

Yet, it takes sincere practice to realize this.

Join the Reverend Daishin Mark Nelson Thursday evenings from 6:30-8PM.  The time will include two periods of seated meditation, walking meditation, a brief Dharma talk and Q & A.

If you are new to meditation, please arrive at 6PM for basic instruction. 

$15 suggested donation.

Jun
13
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation
Jun
11
8:30 am08:30

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation

Soto Zen Priest, Mark Nelson, leads this offering.

Meditate with friends on the path.  Are you starting to explore meditation and what the Buddhist path has to offer?  Or, are you a seasoned practitioner?  Either way, Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation is for you.  During this time we will focus on two things.  We will practice seated meditation together for two periods.  Between these meditation periods, we will deepen our understanding of meditation and our skillfulness in meditation by sharing our experiences, raising relevant questions, and engaging one another in conversation about the challenges and joys of this demanding and enriching discipline.

8:30 - 8:50 AM: Basic Instruction for Beginners (all levels are welcome)

9:00 - 9:20 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Facilitated Group Discussion About Meditation Practice

9:40 - 10:10 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

Everyone is welcome to come and go as needed. Of course, please be mindful of others if/and when you do.

$15 donation is appreciated.  No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation
Jun
8
6:30 pm18:30

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

You are already enough.

Yet, it takes sincere practice to realize this.

Join the Reverend Daishin Mark Nelson Thursday evenings from 6:30-8PM.  The time will include two periods of seated meditation, walking meditation, a brief Dharma talk and Q & A.

If you are new to meditation, please arrive at 6PM for basic instruction. 

$15 suggested donation.

Jun
6
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson

Jun
4
8:30 am08:30

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation

Soto Zen Priest, Mark Nelson, leads this offering.

Meditate with friends on the path.  Are you starting to explore meditation and what the Buddhist path has to offer?  Or, are you a seasoned practitioner?  Either way, Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation is for you.  During this time we will focus on two things.  We will practice seated meditation together for two periods.  Between these meditation periods, we will deepen our understanding of meditation and our skillfulness in meditation by sharing our experiences, raising relevant questions, and engaging one another in conversation about the challenges and joys of this demanding and enriching discipline.

8:30 - 8:50 AM: Basic Instruction for Beginners (all levels are welcome)

9:00 - 9:20 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Facilitated Group Discussion About Meditation Practice

9:40 - 10:10 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

Everyone is welcome to come and go as needed. Of course, please be mindful of others if/and when you do.

$15 donation is appreciated.  No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation
Jun
1
6:30 pm18:30

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

You are already enough.

Yet, it takes sincere practice to realize this.

Join the Reverend Daishin Mark Nelson Thursday evenings from 6:30-8PM.  The time will include two periods of seated meditation, walking meditation, a brief Dharma talk and Q & A.

If you are new to meditation, please arrive at 6PM for basic instruction. 

$15 suggested donation.

May
30
6:00 pm18:00

Tai Chi with Bob Arnold

  • Wisdom's Heart

Led by Bob Arnold, Tai Chi is taught with a foundation based in Chinese traditions as well as in the Yogic tradition of combining outer movements with inner wisdom to set your practice on fire.

This very special Tai Chi form is called "Embrace the Heart" and can be done by anyone of any physical ability. The form is designed to open your heart and expand your capacity for joy and compassion.

This gentle and meditative class is open to all levels and is a great way to develop or expand an existing physical and subtle body practice.

Drop-ins are always welcome.  $15 suggested donation, but please contribute as you are able.

May
30
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation
May
28
8:30 am08:30

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

Soto Zen Priest, Mark Nelson, leads this offering.

Meditate with friends on the path.  Are you starting to explore meditation and what the Buddhist path has to offer?  Or, are you a seasoned practitioner?  Either way, Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation is for you.  During this time we will focus on two things.  We will practice seated meditation together for two periods.  Between these meditation periods, we will deepen our understanding of meditation and our skillfulness in meditation by sharing our experiences, raising relevant questions, and engaging one another in conversation about the challenges and joys of this demanding and enriching discipline.

8:30 - 8:50 AM: Basic Instruction for Beginners (all levels are welcome)

9:00 - 9:20 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Facilitated Group Discussion About Meditation Practice

9:40 - 10:10 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

Everyone is welcome to come and go as needed. Of course, please be mindful of others if/and when you do.

$15 donation is appreciated.  No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Meditation Mornings with Jennie
May
26
9:00 am09:00

Meditation Mornings with Jennie

  • Wisdom's Heart

Everyone is welcome.  Come to any or all sessions.

9-9:30am          Meditation
9:30-9:45am     Silent Break Time/Walking or Sitting Meditation
9:45-10:15am    Meditation Discussion
10:15-10:45am   Meditation

Led by Jennie Meyer.

$15 donation is appreciated but not mandatory.  Please contribute as you are able.

May
25
6:30 pm18:30

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

You are already enough.

Yet, it takes sincere practice to realize this.

Join the Reverend Daishin Mark Nelson Thursday evenings from 6:30-8PM.  The time will include two periods of seated meditation, walking meditation, a brief Dharma talk and Q & A.

If you are new to meditation, please arrive at 6PM for basic instruction. 

$15 suggested donation.

May
25
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson

May
23
6:00 pm18:00

Tai Chi with Bob Arnold

  • Wisdom's Heart

Led by Bob Arnold, Tai Chi is taught with a foundation based in Chinese traditions as well as in the Yogic tradition of combining outer movements with inner wisdom to set your practice on fire.

This very special Tai Chi form is called "Embrace the Heart" and can be done by anyone of any physical ability. The form is designed to open your heart and expand your capacity for joy and compassion.

This gentle and meditative class is open to all levels and is a great way to develop or expand an existing physical and subtle body practice.

Drop-ins are always welcome.  $15 suggested donation, but please contribute as you are able.

May
23
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson

May
21
8:30 am08:30

Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

Soto Zen Priest, Mark Nelson, leads this offering.

Meditate with friends on the path.  Are you starting to explore meditation and what the Buddhist path has to offer?  Or, are you a seasoned practitioner?  Either way, Sunday Morning Buddhist Meditation is for you.  During this time we will focus on two things.  We will practice seated meditation together for two periods.  Between these meditation periods, we will deepen our understanding of meditation and our skillfulness in meditation by sharing our experiences, raising relevant questions, and engaging one another in conversation about the challenges and joys of this demanding and enriching discipline.

8:30 - 8:50 AM: Basic Instruction for Beginners (all levels are welcome)

9:00 - 9:20 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

9:20 - 9:40 AM: Facilitated Group Discussion About Meditation Practice

9:40 - 10:10 AM: Silent Seated Meditation

Everyone is welcome to come and go as needed. Of course, please be mindful of others if/and when you do.

$15 donation is appreciated.  No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

May
19
9:00 am09:00

Meditation Mornings with Jennie

  • Wisdom's Heart

Everyone is welcome.  Come to any or all sessions.

9-9:30am          Meditation
9:30-9:45am     Silent Break Time/Walking or Sitting Meditation
9:45-10:15am    Meditation Discussion
10:15-10:45am   Meditation

Led by Jennie Meyer.

$15 donation is appreciated but not mandatory.  Please contribute as you are able.

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation
May
18
6:30 pm18:30

Sweeping Heart Zen Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

You are already enough.

Yet, it takes sincere practice to realize this.

Join the Reverend Daishin Mark Nelson Thursday evenings from 6:30-8PM.  The time will include two periods of seated meditation, walking meditation, a brief Dharma talk and Q & A.

If you are new to meditation, please arrive at 6PM for basic instruction. 

$15 suggested donation.

May
18
6:30 am06:30

Early Morning Meditation

  • Wisdom's Heart

6:30 to 7:00 seated meditation

7:00 to 7:10 walking meditation

7:10 to 7:40 seated meditation

7:40 to 7:50 walking meditation

7:50 to 8:20 seated meditation

8:20 to 8:30 chant the Heart Sutra, dedicate the merit of our practice, and pray for those experiencing sickness or ill health.

All are welcome to come and go as personal needs require.

Contact sweepingheartzen@gmail.com or call 413-207-1175 for more information.

The suggested donation is $15, yet, whatever you can offer, including simply joining in, is welcome and deeply appreciated.

Very best wishes,

Rev. Daishin Mark Nelson