Blog

November 5, 2017

Our Volunteer Community

We are grateful for the community of volunteers who support our center. Over the last several weeks we held volunteer days where our many community members […]
October 19, 2017

Grand Opening Celebration

On Saturday, October 14th the Abbot President Venerable Guodong from Dharma Drum Mountain Taiwan performed the consecration Eye Opening Ceremony of the Tallahassee Chan Center. We […]
September 15, 2017

Renovations and Landscape Complete

The majority of the building renovations were compete in July, and over the last two months we have been working on finishing touches inside and outside. […]
September 7, 2017

Special Guests Ven. Guo Guang & Ven. Chang Wu

On Sunday Sept 3rd & Monday Sept 4th we hosted the head nun from our headquarter monastery in Taiwan, Ven. Guo Guang. She was accompanied by another […]
August 29, 2017

Open House Social

The open house social on Sunday was a great success. In total over 150 people from the Tallahassee area community enjoyed the event. Wonderful to see […]
August 27, 2017

Getting Ready for Open House

On Saturday volunteers met at the center and took to cleaning the building top to bottom to get ready for our open house. All of our […]
July 20, 2017

Opening Night at the New Center

On Monday July 17th we had our first sitting and dharma talk at the new center. Guo Gu shared with everyone how we found and renovated […]
July 16, 2017

Volunteers Complete Setup of our New Center

Throughout July volunteers came together at the new center to help put everything in place and get ready for our opening. From painting the exterior, painting […]
July 9, 2017

7-Day Silent Illumination Retreat at Tall Timbers

Last week Guo Gu led a 7 day Silent Illumination intensive retreat and the Tall Timbers Conservancy. Several participants who could not attend the full retreat […]