Kuan Yin Meditation Centre, located in Lismore NSW, supports both Insight (Vipassana) and Zen meditation traditions.
The Centre was established by Subhana Barzaghi, a teacher in both the Zen and Insight (Vipassana) traditions. The Dojo was purpose built by Subhana as the first Zen Temple in Australia.
The principal teacher, Ellen Davison is an Insight Meditation teacher and also a Zen teacher in the Diamond Sangha lineage established by Robert Aitken Roshi in Hawaii.
The Centre is co-ordinated by a committee who also organise monthly mornings, days and non-residential weekends of Mindfulness meditation. These are usually on the second or third Saturday or Sunday of the month.
The Kuan Yin Meditation Centre premises are also available for use by other meditation and yoga groups.
The Centre is available for hire for associated wellness activities such as yoga, Tai Chi
Monday Night Zen Group
6:30pm - 8.30pm
The Zen group schedule includes guidance and instruction on Zen practices, chanting, zazen (Zen meditation),
Dharma talks and discussions. Individual interviews are also available
Beginners and experienced meditators are welcome.
Contact: Rachel on 0427778837
Wednesday Night Insight Meditation Group
7:00pm - 8.40pm
The schedule of the Insight/Vipassana group varies weekly.
Each week there are two or three meditation periods. The program includes sitting and walking meditation with either a guided meditation, a Dharma talk, inquiry or a Dharma Cafe in the third period.
Suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators.
Contact: Rosie on 0402682925