2016 Program

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February – March – April Spring Retreat for Sunyata Sangha

Location: Perris Meditation Center, Perris, CA, USA

 

19 March 2016 Inauguration of the Southern California Sunyata Meditation Center

Location: 13071 Brookhurst #197, Garden Grove, CA 92843, USA

Time: 9:00 am to 10:00 am

All welcome

19-20 March 2016 Fundamental Meditation Course – Southern California (Part 1)

Location: 13071 Brookhurst #197, Garden Grove, CA 92843, USA

Time: from 10am

Contact: Mr Tuệ Lạc ngbcuong@hotmail.com
Ms Nguyên Như pliliann@yahoo.com

26-27 March 2016 Fundamental Meditation Course – Sothern California (Part 2)
1-2 April 2016 Fundamental Meditation Course – Southern California (Part 3)
1-30 April 2016 One-month Monastic Ordination Trial

· Location: Perris Meditation Center, Perris, CA, USA

3 April 2016 Annual Sunyata Tradition Day

Location: Perris Meditation Center, Perris, CA

Also available as webcast

 

4-17 April 2016 Sunyata Lay Teacher Specialization Training Seminar

Location: Perris Meditation Center, Perris, CA, USA

Content:
4-5-6 April: Buddhism fundamentals
7-8-9 April: Meditation and neuroscience fundamentals
10-11-12 April: Qi Gong fundamentals
13-14-15 April: Meditation techniques fundamentals
17 April: Graduation ceremony

Contact: Mr Tuệ Nguyên toanhtuan@yahoo.com

 

24 April 2016 Torch of Wisdom Lecture

Location: Perris Meditation Center, Perris, CA, USA

Time: 2pm to 6pm

Topic: How To Live Dwelling In Right Awareness

 

30 April to 4 May 2016 Residential Samādhi and Paññā Meditation Practice Seminar – bilingual

Location: Toulouse, France

Contact: Ms Minh Anh hnhanh@hotmail.com
+33 5 61 44 33 46
Mr Quang Như thetramtuananhtse@yahoo.fr

7 May 2016 Inauguration of Germany Sunyata Meditation Center

Contact: Ms Thanh Tâm spthanhtam@yahoo.de
Ms Minh Huệ vinhdothi@googlemail.com
Ms Minh Tuyền phamluong@gmx.de

 

9 May to 13 May 2016 Fundamental Meditation Course

Location: Germany

Contact: Ms Thanh Tâm spthanhtam@yahoo.de
Ms Minh Huệ vinhdothi@googlemail.com
Ms Minh Tuyền phamluong@gmx.de

 

21 May 2016 Public Lecture

Topic: How To Live A Worthy Life

Location: AFAPS – France-Asia Friendship Association

Contact: Mr Quang Triết ducthuongngo@gmail.com
Ms Minh Y ytranhong@free.fr

22 May 2016 Public Lecture

Topic: From Awareness To Cognition

Location: Linh Sơn Buddhist University, Paris, France

Contact: Mr Quang Triết ducthuongngo@gmail.com
Ms Minh Y ytranhong@free.fr

17 to 26 May 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 1

Location: Paris, France

Contact: Mr Quang Triết ducthuongngo@gmail.com
Ms Minh Y ytranhong@free.fr

4 to 10 June 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 1

Location: Southern California, USA

Contact: Mr Tuệ Lạc ngbcuong@hotmail.com
Ms Nguyên Như pliliann@yahoo.com

Also available as webcast

12 to 18 June 2016 Advanced Meditation Course Level 1

Location: Washington D.C., USA

Contact: Ms Tâm Diệu Phú tamdieuphu@gmail.com
+ 1 703 407 4976

Also available as webcast

 

19 to 25 June 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 2

Location: Washington D.C., USA

Contact: Ms Tâm Diệu Phú tamdieuphu@gmail.com
+ 1 703 407 4976

Also available as webcast

 

26 June 2016 Public Lecture

Location: Washington D.C., USA

Topic: Biofeedback Process In Meditation

Contact: Ms Tâm Diệu Phú tamdieuphu@gmail.com
+ 1 703 407 4976

 

2 to 9 July 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 4

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Contact: Mr Thông Như  thientanhkhongontario@gmail.com

Also available as webcast

 

12 to 20 July 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 1

Location: Sacramento, CA, USA

Contact: Mr Nguyễn Sơn sontanhkhong@gmail.com
Ms Diệu Nhân dieunhanletran@gmail.com

 

23 to 30 July 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 4

Location: Sacramento, CA, USA

Contact: Mr Nguyễn Sơn sontanhkhong@gmail.com
Ms Diệu Nhân dieunhanletran@gmail.com

 

6 to 11 August 2016 Fundamental Meditation Course – bilingual

Location: Linh Phong Pagoda, Ecublens, VD, Switzerland

Contact: Ms Huệ Thuận Bùi Mai Hương
mbui@romandie.com

13 to 20 August 2016 Residential Samādhi and Paññā Meditation Practice Seminar – bilingual

Location: Vaumarcus, NE, Switzerland

Contact: Ms Huệ Thuận Bùi Mai Hương
mbui@romandie.com

20-21 August 2016 Public Lecture

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Contact: Mr Thông Như  thientanhkhongontario@gmail.com

Available with simultaneous English translation.

28 August 2016 Public Lecture

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Contact: Mr Thông Như  thientanhkhongontario@gmail.com

Available with simultaneous English translation.

22 to 28 August 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 1

Location: Berlin, Germany

Contact: Ms Như Minh Ngọc
personalimmobilien@yahoo.de

3 to 9 September 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 1

Location: Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Contact: Ms Diệu Nguyên tranhpham43@bigpond.com
Ms Diệu Thời anhhk@me.com

11 to 16 September 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 1

Location: Adelaide, SA, Australia

Contact: Ms Như Uyển chilavender@gmail.com
Ms Như Diệu jillhong66@gmail.com
+61 4 24 67 72 62
Ms Như Hương nhuhuongttksa@gmail.com

17 to 22 September 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 2

Location: Adelaide, SA, Australia

Contact: Ms Như Uyển chilavender@gmail.com
Ms Như Diệu jillhong66@gmail.com
+61 4 24 67 72 62
Ms Như Hương nhuhuongttksa@gmail.com

24 to 29 September 2016 Residential Intermediate Meditation Course Level 4

Location: Govinda Valley, Otford, NSW, Australia

Contact: Mr Quang Lý tamkhongk@hotmail.com
+61 2 97 02 17 95
Ms Minh Thường
minhthuongucchau@yahoo.com.au

1 to 8 October 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 4

Location: Houston, TX, USA

Contact: Ms Tâm Như bethivo2@yahoo.com
+1 281 495 1061
Ms Hạnh Phổ saomai121@gmail.com

9 to 15 October 2016 Residential Samādhi and Paññā Meditation Practice Seminar

Location: Houston, TX, USA

Contact: Ms Tâm Như bethivo2@yahoo.com
+1 281 495 1061
Ms Hạnh Phổ saomai121@gmail.com

19 to 26 October 2016 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 2

Location: Southern California

Contact: Mr Tuệ Lạc ngbcuong@hotmail.com
Ms Nguyên Như pliliann@yahoo.com

Also available as webcast

1 to 19 November 2016

7th Pilgrimage to Buddhist Holy Sites in India and Nepal

Program:
7-day Samādhi and Paññā Meditation Practice Seminar at Bodh Gaya

Pilgrimage to the four Buddhist holy sites: Lumbini, Nepal where the Buddha was born, Bodh Gaya where the Buddha attained enlightenment, the Deer Garden near Sarnath where the Buddha set the wheel of dhamma in motion, and Kushinagar where the Buddha entered nirvana

Visit to other Buddhist sites: Vulture Peak, Bamboo Grove (Venuvana) Vihāra, Jeta Grove (Jetavana) Vihāra, Sujātā’s village, Mahākāśyapa’s village, the Nairañjanā river, the self-mortification forest, Nalandā University

Visit to New Delhi, Mahatma Gandhi’s tomb and international pagodas at Bodh Gaya and Lumbini

Organizing committee:

Head of delegation: Bikkhuni Triệt Như
Deputy: Mr Tuệ Chiếu
Treasurer: Mr Tuệ Thông
San Jose group: Mr Tâm Huệ, deputy Mr Phạm Thu
Houston group: Ms Hiếu Như, deputy Mr Tâm
Adelaide group: Ms Như Hương, deputy Mr Quốc
Switzerland group: Ms Huệ Thuận, deputy Mr Đức
Southern California group: Mr Tuệ Vinh
Paris group: Mr Thiện Phước
Sydney Group: Mr Quang Thông, deputy Mr Cho
Washington DC group: Ms Như Quỳnh
Sacramento group: Ms Uyển Như

Prerequisite: the Pilgrimage is open to students who have completed the Fundamental Meditation Course

Registration: currently closed

Contact: Bhikkhuni Triệt Như trietnhu@yahoo.com

10 to 17 December 2016 Residential Samādhi and Paññā Meditation Practice Seminar

Location: Perris Meditation Center, Perris, CA, USA

Organized by the Sacramento branch

Contact: Mr Nguyễn Sơn sontanhkhong@gmail.com
Ms Diệu Nhân dieunhanletran@gmail.com

25 December 2016 to 1 January 2017 Intermediate Meditation Course Level 4

Location: San Jose, CA, USA

Contact: Mr Hoằng Phương tandiem999@yahoo.com

Also available as webcast

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