meditation MEDITATION RETREAT (August 6-10)
There will be a five days meditation retreat open to everybody. Joining part of the program only is also possible. If you are interested , please contact us via email : lotuslanternretreat@gmail.com
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Lotus Lantern International Buddhist Meditation Center

Lotus Lantern International Buddhist Meditation Center. Korean Zen Buddhist meditation and practice. Templestay program in English, Russian and Korean languages. Monastic life experience. Explanation of Buddhist philosophy by foreign monks. Rest and relaxation in the temple on the Ganghwado island.

We welcome and invite you to the temple of natural surroundings, Lotus Lantern International Meditation Center. The center was opened in 1997 for all sentient beings' happiness by venerable Weon-Myeong Sunim, a disciple of the Great Seon Master Seongcheol Sunim.

Lotus Lantern

The center consists of 6 buildings: the Buddha Hall, the Seorae Meditation Hall, the Gogyeong Meditation Hall, the dormitory for monks, the guest room building and the library & office building; besides, there are gardens and a small land for cultivating vegetables, which is about 12,000 square meters. You can enjoy beautiful gardens and fresh air at the eco-friendly atmospheric center; Organic vegetables grown here will be partly served as your meals as well.

Monks and laypeople from different countries stay together in harmony and do practice Seon meditation. We offer the best circumstances and programs for practitioners and participants to learn Korean Buddhist culture and experience Seon meditation.

Please, journey to tranquility and experience Korean Seon meditation, Here and Now.





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meditation

MEDITATION RETREAT (August 6-10)
There will be a five days meditation retreat open to everybody. Joining part of the program only is also possible. If you are interested , please contact us via email : lotuslanternretreat@gmail.com

Retreat program include :
1 introduction to meditation and other basic aspects of Buddhism
2. sitting and walking meditation
3. Chanting
4. Meals
5.tea time with monastics ( you are welcome to ask questions about Buddhism, practice, temple life)
6. Experience of copying sutras ( traditional caligraphy)


21-07-2014

Every third week of every month will be a week meditation retreat.


02-01-2014

Ordaining In Korea. Korean Monastic Life.


02-01-2014

Some old news:

12.11.2013.

Change of How to get by Public Transportation

01.10.2013.

Won Myong sunim memorial ceremony.

24.08.2013.

New photos from Templestay.Templestay program in English is available every weekend.

2013.05.18.

Buddha's Birthday

2012.12.26.

3100 Bus Schedule has changed.

2012.11.02.

New photogallery on our page.

2012.04.26.

Templestay In May (2012)

2010.10.24.

Templestay review by Brien and Malenka

2010.09.14.

11-09-2010 Templestay

2010.09.14.

09-04-2010 Templestay

2010.07.20.

Temple Stay Reviews (16-18th July) by Destiny Godway

2010.07.13.

No Kyol Che Retreat in Lotus Lantern Int'l Meditation Center

2010.05.02.

Change of How to get by Public Transportation