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Rohatsu Sesshin January 17-22 2014

Genjo Marinello  Oshō began his Zen training in 1975 and was ordained as a novice monk, in   1980. From 1981-1982 he trained at Ryutaku-ji in Japan with Sochu Rōshi and Soen   Nakagawa Rōshi. Marinello later continued his training … Continue reading

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Brief History Of Buddhism Part 1-2

        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yLwq3hZZdWI http://youtu.be/I2K6t_CbETI

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New Video – “Impairment and Isolation” Series

    An honest and sometimes humorous Zen Exploration of the social influence and behaviors which attempt to define, stereotype and stigmatize men and women with impairments or disabilities. Part 1 (Part 2 to be released 4-29-13)    

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Blue Mountain Zendo Winter Sesshin December 14-21 2012

“Sesshin”, literally “to collect the mind”, is the Zen Buddhist seclusion or intensive, consisting of seven days of silent meditative practice, Dharma talks (sermons) and a private interview twice a day with Rev. Joriki Baker, a Zen monk. During Sesshin, … Continue reading

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Fudo Myo-o Unveil Sept. 14 2012

Sept. 14 2012 the Blue Mountain Zendo Sangha will meet at the Banana Factory in Bethlehem at 7:00pm to witness the unveil of our Fudo Myoo drawing completed by artisan Arturo. The gallery is on the second floor and all … Continue reading

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Mini Retreat October 27-28 2012

There will be an overnight retreat on October 27-28 2012 at the temple in Allentown. The retreat will start Saturday at 7pm and end at 8pm on Sunday. The retreat is all inclusive and the cost is $60.00. This is … Continue reading

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Obon Reminder August 18 2012

Obon is this Saturday August 18 2012 and we are preparing for a wondrous evening of family and fun. Obon is an opportunity to celebrate our family and friends both living and deceased. With the rush of daily life and … Continue reading

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Tibetan Medicine Workshop/Consultations August 12 2012 4-8pm

Dr. Namgyal Tsering will be visiting Blue Mountain Zendo to offer an introduction to Tibetan Medicine lecture followed by private consultations. Dr. Namgyal Tsering was the personal physician for HH The Dalai Lama for over ten years and graduated  from … Continue reading

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Dokusan

This Sunday’s schedule will be based on private interview mode. Private interview or Dokusan is a dynamic opportunity to meet privately with a Zen Buddhist Monk, in a formal atmosphere, to begin clarifying the depths of our being. Nothing is … Continue reading

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Obon August 18 2012 Blue Mountain Zendo, Koryu-ji Allentown, Pa. 18080 6:00-9:00pm

Obon or “Ullambana” (S) is a Buddhist festival which invites us to investigate our connectedness to others while also reminding us of our great responsibility to repay our deceased parents and family for their care and effort. The Buddha said, … Continue reading

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