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Weekend Retreat: June 22-23, 2019 at Chicago Kwan Um Zen Center


  • Ja Gak Am/ Chicago Kwan Um Zen Center 28025 North Lakeview Circle McHenry, IL, 60051 United States (map)


Zen Master Soeng Hyang (Barbara Rhodes)


Retreat June 22-23
with Zen Master Soeng Hyang

Zen Master Soeng Hyang (Barbara Rhodes) is the School Zen Master of the Kwan Um School of Zen. She received dharma transmission from Zen Master Seung Sahn on October 10, 1992. She was one of Zen Master Seung Sahn's first American students and studied with him beginning in 1972. She helped found Providence Zen Center, and lived there for seventeen years, serving in a number of administrative capacities.

Saturday, June 22nd
6 AM - 9 PM
Public Dharma talk at 1:30 PM.

Sunday, June 23rd
6 AM - 3 PM

Cost is $75/Day. 

Overnight accommodations are available.

Please contact Mark Garrett for more information: empty1001@yahoo.com or
Ed Augustine at cbeyond.eja@gmail.com



Retreat will be held at the 
Chicago Kwan Um Zen Center
28025 N Lake View Circle
McHenry, IL 60051

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Earlier Event: September 29
Weekend Retreat: September 29-30, 2018
Later Event: October 5
Weekend Retreat: October 5-6, 2019