New Chan Introduction Classes in San Jose Starting 2/25/2017!!

The eight-week Chan Introduction series has returned!! Time: Saturdays, 1:30 pm-3:00pm Dates: Feb 25, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15 (8 sessions) Class Includes: Step-by-step meditation instructions Fundamental teachings of Chan Meditation Integration of body, mind and spirit in everyday life  

New York Center


33-17 Prince St, 2nd Floor,
Flushing, NY 11354

Contact: Chingming
(718) 200-8028

33-17 Prince St, Flushing, NY 11354


To be announced.

Class/Event Schedule

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Heart Imprint (Recordings from Taiwan)

Shanghai Puxi Chan Center

Room 416, 165 Chang Ning Lu,
Shanghai, China

Contact: Ms. Tan

165 Chang Ning Lu, Shanghai, China

We offer basic level of Heart Chan practice every Wednesday evening, from 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Here is the information of the route and contact:

How to reach?
Metro: line 2 or line 11 “JiangSu road”Station, Exit 5; line13 “LongDe road” or “Wu Ning road” station.

Bus: No. 941, 765, 922, 13, 44, 62, 562, 136,01


Sync With A Tree

I’d like to share my true story happened one month ago when I returned back from China. I realized that the giant ficus tree in my backyard looked so pale, thousands of leaves falling down on the ground. Immediately I was in sync with this poor tree which was full of weak energy and struggling[…]

Sync with the trees at the retreat.

Ellijay, Georgia is the 2nd Heart Chan retreat for me. I like all the scheduled classes and sharings. The interactive chan class with Sister Miaolian was my favorite. I felt strong connection with Shifu during the interactive chan. When observing and sync with the nature, the trees, flowers, it brings me lasting happiness. In everyday[…]

2016 Retreat Experience

This is our third year participating in Heart Chan’s retreat. Feeling the power of energy was my biggest breakthrough in the first year. Last year, I was honored to be given the opportunity to organize the retreat held in Southern California which not only challenged me to organize and coordinate an event but also let me interact with[…]

Monterey Chan Center


494-G Alvarado St.,
Monterey, CA 93940

Contact: Yue Meng

494G Alvarado Street, Monterey, CA 93940


New Chan Introduction lesson series starting Saturday on the week of 8/6, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. This is a 10-week course. Registration open now! Please invite your family and friends to join us!

Group practice will continue to be on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. Drop by whenever you get a chance.

Class/Event Schedule

5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. – Group Practice

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Miaoming’s Live Broadcast Sessions

5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. – Group Practice

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Chan Introduction Sessions
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Shifu’s Heart-to-Heart Lesson Series (only open to donors)

Download Center Calendar in PDF

Irvine Chan Center


4505 Barranca Parkway,
Irvine, CA 92604

Contact: Miaolian
(909) 938-1896

4505 Barranca Parkway, Irvine, CA 92604


Heart Chan meditation retreat from 10/22 – 10/25. There will be no Saturday sessions that week. Registration available online at
Heart Chan 2015 Appreciation and Fundraising Gala to be held on 10/25, 5:30 p.m. Center Club, Orange County. Please check out this flyer for details.

Class/Event Schedule

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Chan Introduction in Chinese

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Miaoming’s Live Sessions

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Chan Proficiency (Shifu’s Recording)