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April 20, 2018

Donations Support Vien Giac Buddhist Monastery

On Sunday, April 15th we presented Venerable Quang Chau with the donations we collected to help with repairs for the vandalism of the Vien Giac Monastery […]
April 15, 2018

OLLI Students Social

We had a full house with Guo Gu’s students from the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) visiting the center on Wednesday April 11th, 2018.  Guo Gu […]
April 12, 2018

Special talk “Cultivating Gratitude” by Myosen Sprott

On Monday, April 2nd, 2018 Myosen Sprott gave a special talk at the Center on the topic “Cultivating Gratitude”. Myosen shared her ideas and experience based […]
March 27, 2018

Classical Ideas Podcast Interview with Guo Gu

On January 12th 2018 Guo Gu was interviewed by Gregory Soden on The Classical Ideas Podcast. In this interview Guo Gu discussed: teaching meditation to the younger generation, his […]
March 15, 2018

Special Talk “Pain and Meditation” by Janette Arispe

On Monday, March 5th, 2018 Janette Arispe gave a special talk at the center titled “Pain and Meditation”. Janette shared her experience of pain and how […]
February 14, 2018

Haiku Party

The “haiku party” facilitated by Ms. Nishida Umejo was a great success and everyone had fun writing and sharing their haikus. Ms. Nishida started by sharing […]
February 5, 2018

Beginner’s Mind Weekend Retreat

On February 2nd – 4th, 2018 Guo Gu led a weekend Beginner’s Mind Retreat dedicated in memorial to his teacher, our lineage founder Master Sheng Yen. […]
January 23, 2018

Memorial Service for Tom McKnight

On Thursday January 19th, the Tallahassee Chan Center held a memorial service in honor of Tom McKnight (September 15, 1957 to January 8, 2018) with Guo […]
January 1, 2018

5-Day First Intensive Retreat at New Center

On December 26-30th 2017 we held the first intensive meditation retreat at our new center. 25 participants joined the retreat for their choice of 3 days […]