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All events are listed as occurring online through 2021, but we hope to begin meeting in person again by the summer.
After we start meeting in person we will continue to offer the opportunity to join our regular practice events virtually. 

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October 2020

Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

October 21, 2020 @ 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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BWZ Board Meeting

October 21, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on June 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 6:30 pm

An event every year that begins at 6:30 pm on the third Wednesday of January, repeating until January 31, 2022

An event every year that begins at 6:30 pm on the third Wednesday of April, repeating until April 30, 2022

An event every year that begins at 6:30 pm on the third Wednesday of July, repeating until July 31, 2022

An event every year that begins at 6:30 pm on day third of October, repeating until October 31, 2022

Bright Way Zen, 12020 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225 United States
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BWZ Board Meeting BWZ board meetings are open to the public except for an executive session at the beginning, which is usually short. Once they join the meeting, guests have 10 minutes to speak, and then may observe the board address its agenda. A draft agenda will be posted here, in the calendar description, a few days before the meeting. For more details on participating in BWZ board meetings, please click here to read our Policy on Public Attendance at…

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Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

October 22, 2020 @ 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

October 23, 2020 @ 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

October 24, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until December 18, 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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One-Day Retreat – ONLINE

October 24, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 3:45 pm
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One event on August 22, 2020 at 8:30 am

One event on September 26, 2020 at 8:30 am

One event on October 24, 2020 at 8:30 am

One event on January 23, 2021 at 8:30 am

One event on April 3, 2021 at 8:30 am

One event on May 1, 2021 at 8:30 am

Bright Way Zen, 12020 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225 United States
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  A Zen retreat can be a life-changing experience. At a retreat we pay mindful attention throughout the day to our meditation, our breath, chanting, silent work, and a silent meal. We slow down, but in the midst of discipline, our minds and bodies have a chance to catch up with each other. Bright Way Zen holds one-day retreats several times a year. Please visit the Event Calendar for more information on them. Due to the coronavirus, all of Bright…

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Sunday Practice – ONLINE

October 25, 2020 @ 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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Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

October 28, 2020 @ 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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