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Chan Community Canada

Chan Community Canada
Mailing address:
8877 Odlin Crescent, Suite 210
Richmond, BC
V6X 3Z7

Meeting address:
Groups in White Rock, Saskatoon, Calgary, Mission and Comox (see website)

Alternate contact: Adrian Symonds 250-650-9055
Facebook: Chan Community Canada

Non-resident teacher: Master Guo Jun, Singapore

Resident lay teacher: Diane Kennedy. Also leaders in each locality.

Lineage: Dharma Drum – Master Sheng Yen

Practices: Chan – mindfulness, ancient relaxation and body awareness, slow exercises, slow and fast walking, sitting meditation, Dharma study and sharing

Meditation: silent illumination ( shikantaza) and huatou ( head-phrase koan)

Public activites: beginners and mindfulness classes and short retreats, Master visits in summer for intensive retreat, activities and Public Dharma talks.

Language: English

Updated: March 2022. Appears defunct.