We are pleased to invite you to the Summer Kyol Che 2017 at Wu Bong Sa temple, Warsaw Zen Center, led by teachers of the Kwan Um School of Zen. Please read below about the organizational rules and principles of this event:
– It will run from 13 August to 03 September 2017
– There will be a Dharma talk once a week and kongan interviews twice a week
– You can enter Kyol Che each week on Sunday between 17:30 and 18:00 and exit on consecutive Sunday until 17:00.
The following teachers will lead the retreat:
10. 13-20.VIII Igor Piniński JDPSN, Wu Bong Sa, Poland Kyol Che (II entry: 18.VIII, 18:00)
11. 20-27.VIII Joeng Hye SSN, Wu Bong Sa, Poland Kyol Che (II entry: 25.VIII, 18:00)
12. 27.VIII-03.IX Bon Shim SSN, Wu Bong Sa, Poland Kyol Che (II entry: 01.IX, 18:00)
For more information please contact:
Tel. +48(22) 872 05 52, +48 537845487, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kyol Che prices are:
Kyol Che 2 days 160/190/220 zł (40/45/55 Euro)
Kyol Che 1 week 490/560/660 zł (120/140/165 Euro)
Kyol Che 2 weeks 930/1050/1250 zł (230/260/305 Euro)
Kyol Che 3 weeks 1390/1550/1850 zł (350/390/460 Euro)
We encourage everyone to participate in Kyolche not only through sitting practice, but also through the practice of Danaparamita and funding scholarships. Thanks to your donations other people can join Kyolche at reduced costs. Each 20 euro you pay is a one day scholarship for other participant. Traditionally in Korea supporting the retreats and the Temple brings merit to the donor and the job that provides for the spiritual practice. If you are facing financial challenges and you would like to use or support our Kyolche Discount Fund, here are the bank details: http://www.zen.pl/1/contact-and-account/ or contact us at: email@example.com. These scholarships are available even if you sit only for one week. We also encourage you to pay more than the regular price. Thank you!
Students, retirees, temporarily unemployed seeking for work, disabled people and school children if they are assisted by parents sitting the same retreat in a difficult financial situation and wishing to sit at least two weeks of retreat in any Summer Retreat Program can also apply for scholarship funded by KUSZ/E Council. Please provide your Guiding Teacher’s recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org and if you are our School’s member you can receive up to 50% discount.
Address: ul. Małowiejska 24, 04-962 Warszawa-Falenica, Poland. More info on how to get here on our webpage: http://www.zen.pl/1/find-us/
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 bring your sleeping bags, towels (you can rent them for an extra fee in WBS) warm socks, which we use in the Dharma Room, loose trausers reaching your ankles for sitting meditation and personal medicine set in case you catch cold. All participants are obliged to arrive with valid medical insurance.
Please make sure you read the Kyolche rules on our webpage: http://www.zen.pl/1/events-retreats/article/zimowe-odosobnienie-kyolche-2017/