New Introduction to Chan Meditation Class at San Jose Center to Start on Saturday, 8/5

Dear All, We are going to have a new “Introductory to Chan Meditation Class“ starting from August 5 (Saturday), 1:30pm-3:00 pm. This class will introduce the fundamental concepts and techniques of Heart Chan meditation in a systematic and easy-to-understand way. Class Includes: – Step-by-step meditation instructions – Fundamental teachings of Chan Meditation – Integration of body, mind and spirit[…]

The Heart Chan Practice

Seated Meditation Seated meditation is the foundation of the practice of Heart Chan. Many people today explore meditation practice to seek peace of mind, reduction of the stress in our lives, or to improve a health issue. For others, Chan represents opportunities to deepen and clarify our spirituality, upon whatever path our heart takes us. Heart Chan represents[…]

85th Chan Patriarch Wujue Miaotian

Chan Master Wujue Miaotian was born in Taiwan and grew up during World War II.  He lost his mother at a young age.  The sufferings and impermanence he experienced during his childhood inspired his pursuit of spiritual awakening and liberation.  He started his spiritual journey at the age of forty and vowed to dedicate his[…]

Secret Of Life

  For the first time in seven years, the 85th Patriarch of Chan, Master Wujue Miaotian, will be visiting the United States this July! He has decided to make Irvine his first stop and will be sharing his wisdom in a talk titled “The Secret of Life.” There is no substitute to this precious opportunity[…]

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We welcome everyone to be involved with various aspects of Heart Chan practice.