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Dharma Cloud Lineage Day at Dharma Rain

April 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

One-Day Retreat
Poetry Group

Join the first day-long event celebrating Sanghas – like Bright Way – who are in the Dharma Cloud lineage. (What’s the Dharma Cloud lineage? Click here to find out.) Representatives of Sanghas from Eugene, Hood River, Sandy, Portland’s westside, and elsewhere will gather at Dharma Rain Zen Center for a day of practice and getting to know one another.

AM Session – All Invited!
Come for any part of the program
8:30          Zazen
9:00          Kinhin
9:10          Zazen
9:40          Chanting Service
10:10        Break for announcements, tea, cookies
10:30        Dharma Talk: Panel discussion on the importance of lineage with Kakumyo Lowe-Charde (Dharma Rain), Seido Martin (Zen West and Empty Field Zendo in Eugene), and Domyo Burk (Bright Way)
11:45        Buffet Lunch, optional Tour of Dharma Rain’s Campus


Afternoon Session – Registration Required – FULL
This session is limited to 10 participants per Sangha and is full, sorry

1:30-3:30pm  We will reconvene with delegations from respective diverse places of practice, getting to know one another through conversation, inquiry and fun.

Note: There will also be a regular service at Bright Way on Sunday morning for those who don’t want to attend the Dharma Cloud day.


One-Day Retreat
Poetry Group


April 28
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Dharma Rain Zen Center
8500 NE Siskiyou St
Portland, OR 97220 United States
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(503) 239-4846