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      September 7, 2019

      Saturday  10:30 AM

      2550 Henderson Mill Road
      Atlanta, Georgia 30345

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      Children's Meditation Class at Atlanta Zen Buddhist Temple Dharma Jewel

      Dharma Jewel Monastery invites you to discover yourself through Zen meditation. Beginner's Zen Meditation course will start Tuesday August 27 at 6:30pm! The course is weekly for three months and is a sequential, cumulative class. Free and all welcome.  Children's class is great for families and includes story-telling, arts and crafts, and fun games. Appropriate for ages around 5 - 12. Fall 2019 will be on Saturdays at 10:30am - 12pm, 9/7, 9/14, 10/5, 10/12, and 11/16. One-hour guided meditation - open to all! Weekends, Nov 30 - Dec 30 2019, at 10:30am, great for newcomers too! Mindful Recitation: Every Sunday (except ceremony days), there is a Diamond Sutra recitation service at 2pm, all are welcome to attend this mindful chanting practice, bilingual Chinese with English translation. DJM hosts Buddhist ceremonies monthly on Sunday mornings, all are welcome to experience this traditional Chinese chanting with English translation, 9:15am - 12pm followed by free vegetarian lunch:August 25 -- Medicine Buddha Gratitude CeremonySeptember 22, Oct 20, Nov 24 -- Guan Yin Blessing Ceremony Vegetarian Cooking classes - check with Dharma Jewel Monastery for schedule and to register. Dharma Jewel Vegetarian Festival! Free, 2020  -- taste delicious Taiwanese and international cuisine and learn about why leaving animals out of your diet is great for your health, our planet's health, and the animals! Cultivate compassion and wisdom through daily practice. Dharma Jewel Monastery is a Buddhist temple in Atlanta practicing in the Chan (Zen) tradition under the lineage of Chung Tai Chan Monastery in Taiwan. All events at Dharma Jewel are free and offered at no charge.Register now atwww.dharmajewel.usor by phone at 770-939-5008 , or drop by in person!Only meditation class students are eligible to participate in our monthly 1 and 2 day Zen Meditation Retreats and Zen Kung-Fu Martial Arts classes. -----Where can we find peace of mind and true happiness? Zen meditation helps us attain an unbiased perception of reality. The key is to reflect inwardly. In this way, we can reach a clearer understanding of life’s difficulties with true wisdom and peace of mind as the result. All classes are free and open to the public. We are supported by your generous donations.What makes meditation classes at Dharma Jewel Monastery a superb experience?- Qualified Teachers: Taught by dedicated fully-ordained monastics who devote their entire lives to authentic Zen practices- Recognized Buddhist lineage: Our team of experienced monastics have undergone years of rigorous practice (and are still doing so) as part of Chung Tai Chan Monastery, a reputable international group with around 100 meditation centers around the world upholding the original teachings of the Buddha- Practice and Learn: Structured, 12 consecutive week class includes both meditation practice as well as high-quality prepared lectures to cultivate understanding- Wisdom: Our course goes beyond just relaxation, and also teaches in a clear way the fundamentals of timeless Buddhist philosophy as applicable to modern life- Relax. Focus. Be Aware. : Welcome and relaxing environment in a clean and large meditation hall- Open to everyone, including those with no prior experience or background in meditation. And you don't even have to be Buddhist to meditate with us!- Completion of this introductory course allows attendance at our more advanced meditation courses and sutra study. Participation in meditation retreats is only open to those who have taken our courses.- Free. There is no charge to attend any event at our monastery. We are supported by your voluntary donations. No catch, no gimmicks.Still have questions? Feel free to contact us. Register by phone, in person, or online today, and see you soon!www.DharmaJewel.US (http://www.dharmajewel.us)Can't wait? Check out more events at AtlantaZen.org

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