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All events are currently happen online. We will start in-person meetings once COVID infection rates and hospitalizations in Oregon have remained low for at least a couple of months.  After we start meeting in person we will continue to offer the opportunity to join our regular practice events virtually. 

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May 2021

Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

May 12 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until January 1, 2022

  Click here for detailed instructions on how to download the free Zoom app and connect. Joining us for morning zazen & chanting? Click HERE for a copy of our chants.     Schedule Feel free to join or leave at any time. Five minutes early – Meeting available on Zoom First 25 minutes – Zazen 25 minutes in - Posture adjustment bell (go ahead and move, stretch, etc.) Second 25 minutes – Zazen Last 8-10 minutes - Chant Heart Sutra…

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Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

May 13 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until January 1, 2022

  Click here for detailed instructions on how to download the free Zoom app and connect. Joining us for morning zazen & chanting? Click HERE for a copy of our chants.     Schedule Feel free to join or leave at any time. Five minutes early – Meeting available on Zoom First 25 minutes – Zazen 25 minutes in - Posture adjustment bell (go ahead and move, stretch, etc.) Second 25 minutes – Zazen Last 8-10 minutes - Chant Heart Sutra…

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Precept Study Group 2021: 11 Meetings

May 13 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 24, 2021

Bright Way Zen, 12020 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225 United States

Precept Study Group: 11 Meetings We study the Buddhist moral precepts every year (click here for information on our 2021 Tuesday class series on the topic).  Click here to learn more about the Zen Bodhisattva Precepts, practicing with the precepts in our lineage, and other suggested study texts. For those who want additional time to discuss the precepts in a more informal setting, or for those for whom Tuesday evening class Pacific Time (8-9pm) is too late in your time zone,…

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Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

May 14 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until January 1, 2022

  Click here for detailed instructions on how to download the free Zoom app and connect. Joining us for morning zazen & chanting? Click HERE for a copy of our chants.     Schedule Feel free to join or leave at any time. Five minutes early – Meeting available on Zoom First 25 minutes – Zazen 25 minutes in - Posture adjustment bell (go ahead and move, stretch, etc.) Second 25 minutes – Zazen Last 8-10 minutes - Chant Heart Sutra…

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Just Sitting – ONLINE

May 15 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until May 31, 2021

Bright Way Zen, 12020 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225 United States
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  Saturday "Just Sitting:" Online via Zoom, 8:30-9:30am To help slow the spread of Covid-19, we will hold our Saturday morning practice online. Click here for a schedule and instructions for how to join us!  

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Saturday Sangha Meeting – ONLINE

May 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Saturday, repeating until December 18, 2021

One event on March 28, 2020 at 9:30 am

Bright Way Zen, 12020 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225 United States
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Domyo and other Sangha members stay after Saturday morning zazen for personal check-ins about our practice lives. Click here for information about Saturday morning practice and how to connect! Saturday Zen Practice Schedule Just Sitting: 8:30 - 9:30am Sangha Meeting: 9:30-10:30am

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BWZ Monthly Book Group – ONLINE

May 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2021

One event on June 22, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on April 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 14, 2019 at 10:00 am

Bright Way Zen, 12020 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225 United States
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This is a small, student-led reading group which focuses on Zen or Buddhist books. If you're interested in joining, please contact Domyo: info@brightwayzen.org To help slow the spread of Covid-19, we will hold our Book Group online. Click here for instructions on how to join us!        

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Sunday Practice – ONLINE

May 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday, repeating until December 19, 2021

Bright Way Zen, 12020 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225 United States
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Sunday Practice: Online via Zoom Because of Covid-19, we are holding our Sunday practice online until further notice. Click here for a schedule and instructions for how to join us!          

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