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Chan Talk at Buddhist Society, London

Sat 15th March, by Ven Guo Yuan Fashi of DDM[more]

Category: WCF News, 2014


New Chan Forum 48

NVF 48 is now in the post to subscribers and available for download from this website[more]

Category: New Chan Forum, 2014, WCF News


Newsletter 27 and updated 2014 retreat programme

The full 2014 retreat programme is now open for booking and is listed in newsletter 27 and on this website[more]

Category: WCF News, 2013


Celebrating Wesak: exploring Chan practice in the world

The Western Chan Fellowship will be marking Wesak 2014 with a residential weekend of celebration, discussion and meditation.[more]

Category: WCF News


Enhance your Practice in your own environment

Join in our Connected Practice for Wesak 18-29 May 2013. Anyone who wishes to participate is invited join us in a commitment for a period of connected and...[more]

Category: 2013, WCF News


Diamond Sutra and tree planting

Photo of Tree-planting

Nine WCF members met up on Saturday 18th August to look at and discuss the Diamond Sutra at Jane and Martin Spray’s house in the Forest of Dean. We also looked...[more]

Category: 2012, WCF News


Buddhists and Quakers on litter picking stroll

photo of litter-picking

Three local spiritual groups met up on Sunday 1 July for a stroll in the countryside collecting litter. Eleven adults, one child and a puppy from two local...[more]

Category: WCF News, 2012


WCF member Marian Partington’s new book is Book of the Week in the 'Mail on Sunday'

Marian Partington spent 18 years writing her book, If You Sit Very Still. Drawing heavily on Buddhist practice, and particularly on her experiences during...[more]

Category: 2012, WCF News


New Teacher of the Western Chan Fellowship

On 28th January, Dr Simon Child Chuan-fa Jing-hong, Chan Master Sheng Yen's third Dharma Heir, was confirmed as the new Teacher of the Western Chan Fellowship....[more]

Category: WCF News, 2012


Conference Recordings now online

The recordings of the conference Western Buddhism: Engaged Buddhism? are now online for you to download if you wish. Visit the audio page. [more]

Category: WCF News

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