Entries by Gil

The first Sangha Convention

Listening to the voice of the Sangha   The 1st European Sangha Convention will take place at Wu Bong Sa, Warsaw, Poland, September 8-9, 2018. The first time, members of our European Zen Centers and Groups are empowered to share their diverse experiences and insights, discuss their ideas and concerns about our Sangha. They will vote for positive changes that could help our School adapt to contemporary culture while […]

Summer Retreat Program 2018

Join Kwan Um School of Zen across Europe for our Summer Retreat Program 2018 Summer Retreat Map below will show you the correct way on the journey to your True Self. It begins on 24th of June in Israel and the Czech Republic and ends on 7th of September, after a four – week long […]

Heart Kyol Che

The Heart Kyol Che is a wonderful opportunity to support our students who practice the Winter Kyol Che at WuBong Sa and to deepen your own practice. Come and pledge yourself for extra practice at home and receive the global support of our Dharma Sisters and Brothers from the Online Sangha.    Read – Join – Pledge 

Residence at the Bratislava Zen Center

The Bratislava Zen Center is looking for one resident to live and practice in Bratislava Zen Centre. The students with Zen practice experience are preferred. We accept students for short training periods from one day up to a couple of months. The resident candidate must provide references before the beginning of training and to be ready […]

Kwan Um Europe’s new YouTube channel

Just got on the air  We are happy to announce that we are on YouTube as well. New special channel with Kwan Um School of Zen content including dharma talks, chanting and more. Please visit us on YouTube

European Office is looking FOR YOU!

Who are you?   Kwan Um School of Zen / Europe, guarding a thousand-year-old tradition, is looking for Experts and Experimenters of all fields, who would like to explore together the challenges of modern times in order to transmit the Buddha’s teaching. Let’s use together action to fulfill Zen Master Seung Sahn words: “Trying is […]

Summer Retreat Program 2017

Dear members and friends, The Summer Retreat Program of the Kwan Um School of Zen Europe has been announced, Starting in England. The SRP is a set of end-to-end continuous retreats taking place in seven different European countries starting 17th June 2017 and ending 03 September, after a three-week Kyol Che at Wu Bong Sa, […]