The detroit zen center

313.366.7738 US

3030 CASMERE STREET

HAMTRAMCK-DETROIT, MI  48212

DZC.STAFF@GMAIL.COM

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 Detroit Zen Center

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The Detroit Zen Center is an American meditation community that aims to model sustainability, as both a spiritual practice and way of life.  While most students live off-site, there are monks & students in residence.  
 

public times: calendar for details
 

  • FIRST SUNDAYS: Meditation instruction, group meditation, talk & discussion, plant-based brunch in the cafe.  9-11am, registration required.  $20 public; Sunday members free.  Limited space.

  • TUESDAY NIGHT OPEN MEDITATION:  7-8pm (meditation, tea & talk).

  • WALKING MEDITATION:  Third Saturdays, 11am-12pm, take a peaceful stroll with the Abbot around the neighborhood (happens March - November)

  • ZEN STUDIES SEMESTERS:  8-10 week semesters of study, held seasonally.

  • LIVING ZEN ORGANICS Cafe & Store, 10-4, Mon - Sat.  Simple menu; organic bulk store.

  • POP UP DINNERS check calendar.

  • PUBLIC GARDENS & GREEN ROOF, opening May 2020

To engage in the activity of the present moment, wholeheartedly & without reservation, is the heart of zen practice.  It is within 'just this' ordinary living that we see our true selves, & realize peace."   
--Hwalson Sunim, Abbot

 

Pop-up dinner
& fundraiser

Fri dec 13, 2019

A night filled with plants, love & gratitude.
Plated, Farm-to-Table Organic Dinner
$50
Space limited
dzc.staff@gmail.com
313.366.7738

oct 16 - dec 11

zen studies semester

The Art & Science of True Seeing, and its application into everyday life.  Learn the ancient practice of meditation, both as a formal sitting practice, and as a general approach to all activities.
  • Minimum requirements:  Wednesday evenings:  7-8:30; another evening of your choice
  • Application
  • $200 for the semester

first sunday

aug 4 aug 11 aug 18

Schedule:
  • 8:30am Doors open (arrive by 8:45)
  • 9-9:30  Intro; meditation instruction
  • 9:30-10  Meditation
  • 10-10:45  Talk, Discussion, Q&A
  • 10:45  Brunch served
  • Registration required ($20 donation)
  • Sunday membership $30/month & includes all Sundays
 
All Welcome!  Meditation mats, benches & stools available.  Please contact us for more information, or register below.

first sundays

jan 5

Schedule:
  • 8:30am Doors open (arrive by 8:45)
  • 9-9:30  Intro; meditation instruction
  • 9:30-10  Meditation
  • 10-10:45  Talk, Discussion, Q&A
  • 10:45  Brunch served
  • Registration required ($20 donation)
 
All Welcome!  Meditation mats, benches & stools available.  Space is limited; please contact us for more information, or register below.

GREEN ROOF MATCHING GRANT CAMPAIGN SUCCESSFUL!

THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT.  VISIT THE GREEN ROOF OCT 2019.
Helping create a sustainable Hamtramck & Detroit:  www.patronicity.com/greenroof

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