Open Way Zen Brisbane
Zen meditation meetings of the Open Way Zen Group are held at the Quaker Meeting House, 10 Hampson Street, in Kelvin Grove from 7:00pm to 9:00pm EVERY WEDNESDAY (see map below).
The teacher of the Open Way Zen group is eminent Japanese Zen Master Hogen Yamahata, who spends a substantial part of the year in Byron Bay.
The meetings are conducted in silence, with a number of 35-40 minute sitting periods, separated by about 5 minutes of slow walking meditation. There is often a talk or reading as well. There is a fee of $5.00 to cover the cost of the venue.
The orientation brochure contains more on the Zen approach to meditation. Zen Mountain Monastery also has a useful introduction to zen meditation. Alternatively, please contact Peter Bruza in one of the following ways:
Mobile: 0421 010 167
Open Way Zen Byron Bay
Regular practice sessions are held every week day (not on holidays or weekends) starting at 6:30am to 7:30am, with another hour starting at 7:30am on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Sessions comprise of zazen (seated meditation), kinhin (walking meditation), and the occasional dharma talk or discussion.
For futher information and address details please contact Kester on 0422 175 478 or email
Open Way Zen Cairns
Open Way Zen Cairns has events and courses throughout the year. Check the events page for details.