Dear members and friends,
We are pleased to invite you to the Winter Kyol Che 2016 at Wu Bong Sah temple, Warsaw Zen Center, led by teachers of the Kwan Um School of Zen.
– It will run from the 2nd of January until the 18th of March 2016.
– There will be a Dharma talk once a week and Kongan interviews twice a week.
– You can enter the Kyol Che each week on Saturdays between 17:30 and 18:00 and exit
on Saturdays at 17:30.
URGENT! We are also looking for a Kitchen Master, who will prepare meals during the retreat and participate in the retreat for free. Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to apply to the Kyol Che – English version
Click here to apply to the Kyol Che – Polish version
Please make sure you read the Kyolche rules attached here
The following teachers will lead the retreat:
Week 1, January 2 – January 9: Andrzej Piotrowski JDPSN
Week 2, January 9 – January 16: Koen Vermeulen JDPSN
Week 3, January 16 – January 23: Igor Piniński JDPSN (2nd entry: January 21)
Week 4, January 23 – January 30: Ji Kwang SSN
Week 5, January 30 – February 6: Andrzej Piotrowski JDPSN (2nd entry: 4th February)
Week 6, February 6 – February 13: Ja An JDPSN
Week 7, February 13 – February 20: Oleg Suk JDPSN
Week 8, February 20 – February 27: Jo Potter JDPSN (2nd entry: 25th February)
Week 9, February 27 – March 5: Bon Shim SSN
Week 10, March 5 – March 12: Muchak JDPSN
Week 11, March 12 – March 18: Bon Shim SSN (2nd entry: 16th March)
Note from Council: The prices were set low, so that members from Eastern Europe can afford to take part in the retreat. At the same time we would like to ask every participant from Western Europe and each one of you, who can afford it, to give an extra donation in order to support the retreat and the temple.
Sangha Weekend : March 19th – 20th:
– Three Year Memorial Ceremony for Wu Bong Dae Soen Sa Nim.
– Transmission Ceremony for Andrzej Piotrowski JDPSN.
– Sangha party with performances, dancing and your ideas.
Please contact: email@example.com, if you would like to show your talents in any field and perform for the Sangha during that evening. All ideas are most welcomed and all our Sanghas from 14 countries are strongly encouraged to prepare their shows.
non-members / members / dharma teachers
1 week 650/520/420 zł (170/140/110 Euro)
2 weeks 1150/950/750 zł (290/240/190 Euro)
3 weeks 1650/1400/1100 zł (420/360/280 Euro)
4 weeks 2100/1800/1400 zł (560/460/360 Euro)
Each new week 530/450/350 zł (140/120/90 Euro)
Total 5830/4950/3850 zł (1470/1250/970 Euro)
Second entry – 290/230/180 zł (75/60/50 Euro)
For more information please contact:
Tel. +48(22) 872 0652, +48 515 100 273, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Address: ul. Małowiejska 24, 04-962 Warszawa-Falenica, Poland.
Please make sure you do your best to arrive on the specified dates, exceptions will be made only for those who arrive earlier or late due to flight/travel arrangements.
Please arrive between 17:30 and 18:00 and bring your sleeping bags, towels, warm socks, which we use in the Dharma Room and loose trausers for sitting. Since it’s Winter time, please make sure you arrive in good health, so you don’t transmit any sickness to others and bring a personal medicine set with you in case of catching cold and other medical contitions.
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