Tendai North America Online Meetings

Headquarters for Tendai North America in Canaan/East Chatham, NY
  • Weekly Gathering: Presentation, Discussion, Gongyo, Meditation, Dharma talk
     — Wednesday evenings
    • ONLINE First and Third Wednesdays of the month
      • Time: 4:00PM PDT / 7:00-8:30 PM EDT (1.5 hours)
      • Second and Fourth Wednesdays of the month
      • Time: 3:00PM PDT / 6:00 PM EDT
      • 1 hour on Zoom, then in-person only service in the hondo followed by potluck dinner
  • Sutra Class BLENDED (online & in-person)
    — Monthly first Saturday or second Saturday when the first Saturday is a holiday weekend
Service before class - starting June 2021 at 8:30 AM EDT in-person only
Sutra Class 6:00AM PDT / 9:00-10:30 AM EDT (1.5 hours) online & in-person
  • Tendai Tutorial ONLINE with Monshin Naamon
    — Weekly Tuesday mornings Time: 6:30AM PDT / 9:30-11:00 AM EDT (1.5 hours)

An in-depth study of Makashikan by Zhiyi (Chih-I). The text we are using is Clear Serenity, Quiet Insight: T'ien-T'ai Chih-i's Mo-ho chih-kuan, translated with commentary by Paul Swanson, University of Hawai'i Press, 2018. Email ([email protected]) for details.

  • Buddhism & Parenting Discussion Group with Koshin Bower
    — Tuesday evenings? Time: 5:00 PM PDT / 8:00 PM EDT

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Weekly Shikan Meditation and Dharma Talk — Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM PDT / 9:00 PM EDT

Formal Daily Service Live-Streamed from the Shikando — Saturdays
Time: 10:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM EDT

** Contact Rev. Junshin Nettles ([email protected]) for meeting information.

Weekly Gathering — Mondays (Hybrid Online & In-person)
Time: 3:00 PM PDT / 7:00-8:15 PM EDT

Buddhism for Beginners — Last Saturday of each month (Online)
Time: 6:00 AM PDT / 9:00-10:00 AM EDT

Book Club— Once per month Sunday afternoon (Online)

Tendai Morning Service and Meditation — Saturdays when scheduled (In-person)

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Weekly Gathering — Mondays
Schedule (1.5 - 2 hours?):
Informal conversation - 3:30 PM PDT / 6:30 PM EDT
Dharma talk and discussion4:00 PM PDT / 7:00 PM EDT
Chant Daily Service and Meditation - 4:30 PM PDT / 7:30 PM EDT
** Contact Rev. Seishin Jack Fitterer ([email protected]) to be added to email list for weekly Zoom information.

Alexandria, VA (Washington, DC region)

Weekly Gathering — Sundays
Time: 7:00 AM PDT / 10:00 AM EDT

** Contact Rev. Seimon Lan Van ([email protected]) for meeting information

Weekly Gathering — Tuesdays
Time: 4:00 PM PDT / 7:00 PM EDT

** Contact Rev. Monko Susan Spang ([email protected]) for meeting information.

Weekly Gathering — Sundays (Spanish)
Time: 1:00 PM PDT / 4:00 PM EDT

** Contact Rev. Myoren ([email protected]) for meeting information


Pembroke, Ontario