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We shall not cease
     from exploration,
And the end of all
   our exploring,
Will be to arrive
   where we started,
And know the place
   for the first time.

                     -T.S. Eliot

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Monthly Events

 

Monthly Events

April  
Precept Ceremony
Nonin during Lay Initiation Ceremony
6 Buddha's Birthday
12-13 Two-day Sesshin led by Dosho Mike Port
13 World Peace Ceremony/Group Discussion
16 Precepts Ceremony (What is Ryaku Fusatsu?)
   
May  
4 Remembrance Ceremony
11 World Peace Ceremony/Group Discussion
14 Precepts Ceremony (What is Ryaku Fusatsu?)
22-27 NZC Closed
   
June  
1 World Peace Ceremony/Group Discussion
11 Precepts Ceremony (What is Ryaku Fusatsu?)
21-22 Two-Day Sesshin

Buddha's Birthday

We'll celebrate Buddha's Birthday with a special service on Sunday, April 6th at 10:00am. After service there will be a dharma talk followed by a pot-luck lunch with birthday cake and ice cream. Everyone is invited to attend.

Two-day Sesshin led Rev. Nonin Chowaney

There will be a Two-day Sesshin, led by Rev. Nonin Chowaney, at NZC on April 12th-13th. Fees are $40 per day for members and $50 for non-members. Lower rates are available for those with limited income. Call (402) 551-9035 or e-mail heartland@prairiewindzen.org to register.

Remembrance Ceremony

A special service dedicated to deceased sangha members, relatives, teachers and friends will be held on Sunday, May 4th, before dharma talk.  Either bring photographs of those you would like to remember or write their names on small cards to place on the Buddha hall altar (we'll have cards at the temple).

NZC Closed

Heartland Temple will be closed over Memorial Day Weekend from Thursday evening, the 22nd, through Tuesday the 27th. The temple will re-open with morning sitting and service on Wednesday, May 28th.

Two-day Sesshin led Rev. Nonin Chowaney

There will be a Two-day Sesshin, led by Rev. Nonin Chowaney, at NZC on June 21st-22nd. Fees are $40 per day for members and $50 for non-members. Lower rates are available for those with limited income. Call (402) 551-9035 or e-mail heartland@prairiewindzen.org to register.