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August 2019

Daylong Meditation Retreat with Rev. Shudo Paula Lazarz

Sunday August 25, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 5:30 pm

All-day traditional Soto Zen meditation retreat that includes oryoki lunch, buddhist service, dharma talk,  a period of Qigong movement practice, and practice discussion.  Partial attendance is welcome.

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Zazen and Dharma talk with Rev. Shudo Paula Lazarz

Sunday August 25, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Ancient Dragon Zen Gate, 1922 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Please note that there will be no meditation instruction, temple cleaning or tea today as we have our daylong mediation retreat.  The 9:30 am Zen meditation and 10:15 am Dharma talk are open to the public even when there is a special meditation event.

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Zen Meditation and Dharma talk with Douglas Floyd

Monday August 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ancient Dragon Zen Gate, 1922 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Monday evenings we sit one thirty-five minute period of zen meditation (zazen) and then conduct a brief service in the Soto Zen style which includes the chanting of traditional Zen texts. A Dharma talk and group discussion are followed by informal social tea and treats.

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Meditation and Recovery

Tuesday August 27, 2019 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday January 7, 2020

Ancient Dragon Zen Gate, 1922 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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This weekly Meditation and Recovery meeting will feature sitting and discussion to assist those in recovery from addictive substances and behavior patterns. Everyone is Welcome, regardless of prior experience in meditation. For more information contact Michael via info@ancientdragon.org. No pre-registration required. Any donation welcome.

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Wednesday Morning Zazen

Wednesday August 28, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday January 8, 2020

Ancient Dragon Zen Gate, 1922 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Early morning Zazen 7 am, door opens 6:45 am, followed by optional short service with chanting.

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