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News from Shunkoin & thoughts from Rev.
Takafumi
Kawakami

In 2013, a new attraction was added to the temple — the Guest House “Tetsuryu-Kutsu.” The building is newly built and equipped with modern amenities. Stay in the Shunko-in Temple guesthouse and have an unforgettable experience.

Schedule of Kissako Zen and Tea Experience and One-Day Retreat in May

April 19, 2023

Kissako Zen and Tea Experience May 2nd: https://kissako-en-may2nd.peatix.com/ May 3rd: https://kissako-en-may3rd.peatix.com/ May 6th: https://kissako-en-may6th.peatix.com/ May 8th: https://kissako-en-may8th.peatix.com/ May 9th: https://kissako-en-may9th.peatix.com/ May 10th: http

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Kissako Zen and Tea Experience and Retreat Schedule in April, 2023

March 9, 2023

Kissako Zen and Tea Exprience in English April 4th: https://kissako-en-april4th.peatix.com/ April 6th: https://kissako-en-april6th.peatix.com April 8th: https://kissako-en-april8th.peatix.com/ April 10th: https://kissako-en-april10th.peatix.com/ April 12th: https://kissako-en-april1

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Office Hour  寺務所の営業時間について

March 6, 2023

Our office hour (営業時間) Mon. 9:00 - 17:00  (JST) Tue. 9:00 - 17:00 Wed. 9:00 - 17:00 Thur. 9:00 - 17:00 Fri. 9:00 - 17:00 Sat. 9:00 - 15:00 Sun. 9:00 - 15:00 Please respect our office hour. Before you call, please check the time different if you are calling from abroad t

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Kissako Zen and Tea Experience and Retreat in English in March, 2023

February 17, 2023

Kissako Zen and Tea Exprience in English in March, 2023 March 8th : https://kissako-en-march8th.peatix.com/ March 11th: https://kissako-en-march11th.peatix.com/ March 13th: https://kissako-en-march13th.peatix.com/ March 24th: https://kissako-en-march24th.peatix.com/ March 29th: http

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Zen Temple Retreats in Spring 2023 (March and April)

February 5, 2023

"Explore the Various Notions of "Self" Needed to Live in an Uncertain and Volatile World" Shunkoin Temple offers one-day Zen temple retreat programs in English and Japanese. Today, most of us live with the notion of an individual "self." However, this notion is actually quite new in human hist

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One-Day Retreat in English on March 18th

January 24, 2023

"Explore the Various Notions of "Self" Needed to Live in an Uncertain and Volatile World" Shunkoin Temple offers one-day Zen temple retreat programs in English. https://shunkoin-one-day-retreat.peatix.com/  *Please make a reservation by 11:55 pm on March 14th, 2023 (JST) Today, most of u

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January Schedule of Kissako Zen and Tea Experience

January 12, 2023

Our Kissako Zen and Tea Experience is designed to understand the teaching of Zen with meditation, tea and traditional Kyoto crafts.  If you are experienced travelers or regular visitors to Kyoto, this is the experience that helps you to understand what Kyoto is all about. Our Kissako experience i

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December Schedule of Kissako Zen and Tea Experience

November 27, 2022

Our Kissako Zen and Tea Experience is designed to understand the teaching of Zen with meditation, tea and traditional Kyoto crafts.  If you are experienced travelers or regular visitors to Kyoto, this is the experience that helps you to understand what Kyoto is all about. Dec. 5th  https://kissak

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The Way of Zen Special Private Experience

October 21, 2022

Experience and Learn About Zen in a Private Space An Exclusive Zen Experience at Shunkoin Temple Guests enter the temple from the ceremonial Chinese-style gate (karamon), traditionally used only for ceremonies. They proceed into the prayer hall (hōjō), a designated Important Cultural Propert

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【求人】パートスタッフ(業務評価や態度により正社員への転向あり)募集のお知らせ

October 19, 2022

春光院では、一緒に禅と京都の文化や伝統を国内外へ伝えるお手伝いをして頂けるパートスタッフを募集しております。 当院ではこの430年の歴史のある空間の中で、禅をはじめ、現代の京都を代表する工芸作家さんの作品を使い、京都の文化や伝統を国内外からのお客様にお伝えさせて頂いております。 現在、当院で提供させ

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