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Northwest Zen Tour October 2008

posted on 4:53 PM, September 26, 2008
Two Zen masters from Hawaii will visit the Pacific Northwest in October 2008.  Events open to the public will feature fine arts and martial arts.  Audience members will have a chance to experience Zen for themselves.  The instructors will present Rinzai Zen as it has developed at the Daihonzan Chozen-ji in Honolulu.
  • Vancouver B.C. -- October 6 & 7
  • Seattle, WA -- October 8 & 11
  • Olympia, WA -- October 9
This program will feature Zen as experienced through sound and martial art, including:
  • okyo (chanting)
  • shakuhachi (bamboo flute) and
  • kyudo (Japanese archery)

For more information:

The tour is sponsored by the Institute of Zen Studies.


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