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Advanced Zen and Mindfulness Course

Kyoto, Japan

Experience hosted by Takafumi

2 hours
Includes food, drinks
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

Instruction (10 min.)
Zen and mindfulness meditation (25 min.)
Short body scanning exercise
Dharma talk (15 min.)
Mindfulness Walking in front of Zen garden and short seated meditation (25 min.)
Q & A session with a cup of match green tea and sweet (10 min.)
Other things to note
This is the advanced course. Thus, the participants need to have some meditation experiences.

Takafumi's commitment to safety

This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines—including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practising good hygiene and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.
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What's included

  • Food
    Japanese Sweets
  • Drinks
    Matcha Green Tea
From $129
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Takafumi

Host on Airbnb since 2018
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Rev. Takafumi Kawakami travels the world giving talks about the zen & mindfulness, and how these practices can help improve our lives in these modern and hectic times and help us be more creative and satisfied in our work. His travels and talks have brought him to the likes of MIT, Brown University, TEDxKyoto & Ideo.
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Where you'll be

Shunkoin Temple was established in 1590 and is located inside of Myoshinji Temple (the Myoshinji temple complex). It is one of the biggest temple complexes in Japan. Also, the temple houses the historical artifacts from the 16th to 19th century.
March 2019
I really recommend this Experience. Takafumi is a knowladgeble host in a wonderfully combination of experiences in a temple with lovely zen gardens surrounding it.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Relaxed cloths

Some meditation experiences