Advanced Class is designed for those who dedicate in advancing their Zen practice in order to see their true nature.
The class is an on-going 3-session course. The first 2 weeks’ classes are 60-minute sessions, started with a lecture on the skills of doubting meditation and Zen concepts, followed by a 25-to-30-minute sitting session, and ended up with a group discussion. The 3rd week’s class is a monthly daylong on Sundays 9 am to 4 pm. Advanced Class is an on-going course; students are encouraged to take the course continuously to deepen their Zen experience.
Students in Advanced Class are required to attend the 2-day retreats and recommended to attend the 3-or-more-day retreats that held by the Center.
Students in Advanced Class are also required to participate in the Center’s events and operating jobs, and accept the assigned jobs in the Center.
After learning and practicing Zen meditation in the center for 6 months, students may apply for the Disciple Program and join the Club None Class.
—- Tainan Center: check the class dates and details of Advanced Class, Daylong and Retreat, and Disciple Program at Tainan Center.