Dhammakaya International Meditation Center

Why do not you spend some relaxing time with DIMC?

Dhammakaya International Meditation Center, opened in Nasu Karasuyama City, Tochigi, is surrounded by the nature and fresh air. There are some hot springs as well.

When you close your eyes, you’ll hear birds’ singing and feel the breath of wind.

Your anxieties and sufferings will slowly disappear and eventually you’ll be reached the perfect inner calm in such a peaceful place where’s good to meditate.

In our meditation center, Thai Buddhist monks give guidance about meditation not only in Japanese but also in Chinese and English.

Information on each meditation course


Our meditation curriculum is for physical and mental relaxation and for the better health. Our curriculum, “Middle Way Meditation Program” is certified in the United States and many other countries.

We have Thai Buddhist monks who have given guidance about meditation to Japanese and people from other countries for more than 10 years. They are able to give guidance about beginner’s yoga to make you feel relaxed. They help you to release your exhaustion and heal yourself by preparing healthy cuisines to have better health..

Weekend Meditation Beginner Course

This course is from Friday night to Sunday afternoon.

We make ourselves relaxing by exercises, having fresh air in the mountains, and listening to birds’ singing in the morning.Then we feel as if we are combined to the nature. We’ll have comfort and refreshing change, and will be ready for going back to our daily lives.

We can increase the energy with full of happiness by making ourselves relaxing by meditation guidance and its practice. What is more important is that you can touch your inner calm.

We understand your time is precious so that’s why we’ll do all the best to support you to have good time with satisfaction by making you have the amazing meditation experiences.

In our center, we offer you meditation guidance, commentary about meditation, and advises about meditation. Our staff are ready to support you any time.

Weekend Meditation Beginner course

Schedule

1st day

 

16.00~      Reception

17.45             Hot springs, free time

19.00            Chanting, Practice in beginner meditation

22.00            Break and bedtime

2nd day

6.15-7.00    Meditation by chanting, practice in meditation

7.00-7.30    Stretch

7.30              Breakfast

9.00-11.00  Practice in beginner meditation

11.30            Lunch, break time

14.00-16.00  Practice in health meditation

16.45            Hot springs, free time

19.00          Chanting, Practice in beginner meditation

22.00            Break and bedtime

3rd day

6.15-7.00      Meditation by chanting, practice in meditation

7.00-7.30    Stretch

7.30              Breakfast

9.00-11.00    Practice in beginner meditation

11.30            Lunch

13.30-15.00  Practice in health meditation

15.30              Transportation service

*Please join us with relaxed clothes.

*Drinking alcohol and smoking are prohibited and men and women separately in our center.

*We can arrange transportation service at JR Okane Station. Please apply for that at your reservation if it’s necessary.

*Dhammakaya International Meditation Center  is operated by your supports and donations.

*The schedule can be subject to change due to various circumstances. Please understand it.


 

Meals

Meals are Thai food cooked deliciously with fresh ingredients. We prepare cuisines with all nutrition. We don’t have vegetarian food.

Meals are breakfast and lunch. We don’t have dinner but we prepare some juice, soy milk, milk, and yogurts. Besides restraining the activity of the stomach and preparing the optimum state for practicing meditation, there are also detox effect and so on.

※If you have allergies or wish to have vegetarian food, please inform us in advance.



Rooms

Rooms are with baths and toilets. You’ll have relaxed time while having sessions. You can stay alone but please understand that we will designate your room considering the ratio of male and female of basic participants.

Meditation Room

Cost

 

Weekend Meditation Beginner Course : General people  donation 10,000 yen

Remark:

1.The cost includes accommodation, meals, and transportation service between our center and Ogane Station. To the customers who have applied without accommodation, any amount of donation would be appreciated.

2. Meals and transportation for Nikko Trip are not included in this cost. For anyone who have private car, you can drive to Nikko by yourself.

 


Access

Thai Meisou no Yu

1021 Sorihata, Nasu-Karasuyama-city, Tochigi 321-0523

Nearest station : JR Okane station大金駅

>>We can arrange transportation service at Ogane Station. Please apply for that at your reservation if it’s necessary.

Tel. 07040969617 / Email :[email protected]

 

 


Meditation Retreat Course on May 1-5

Meditation Retreat Course on Feb 8-10

Meditation Retreat Course on Jan 19-27

Meditation Retreat Course on Jan 3-15

Attractions near our Center

市貝町芝ざくら公園

龍門の滝

元気あっぷむら

Teaching Monks