The Zen Center offers continuing series of weekly classes of different levels, starting every four months. Classes are conducted in both English and Chinese. Anyone interested can enroll, progressing from the beginning Zen meditation methods and fundamental principles to advanced sutra studies.
Each class meets for two hours, consisting of meditation practice in the first hour and a lecture on Buddhist teachings in the second hour. No pre-requisite is required for Level I classes for adults and for children and youth classes. The advanced classes require completion of Level I or II.
Zen Meditation; Fundamental and Advanced Buddhism concepts
1.NEW Level I 01/10 ~ 03/21/2011 Mon 7:30-9:30pm No prerequisites 2.Level II 01/12 ~ 03/23/2011 Wed 7:30-9:30pm Level I required 3.Level III 01/15 ~ 03/26/2011 Sat 4:00-6:00pm Level I & II required
4.Sutra Study 01/13 ~ 03/24/2011 Thu 7:30-9:30pm Level I & II required
5.A.W.E.S.O.M.E. Youth Class 1/22 ~3/26/2011 Sat 7:30-9:00pm 6 ~14 years & parents
6.Dharma Youth of Silicon Valley 01/14 ~ 03/25/2011 Fri 7:30-9:00pm High school & young adults