Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 17 November 2015.
Phone: 414-963-0526 Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.milwaukeezencenter.org History
In the mid-1970s, a few people in the Milwaukee area began meeting to study Buddhism and to do Zazen (zen sitting). For several years, Katagiri-roshi came here from the Minnesota Zen Meditation Center to give public lectures and weekend retreats. Slowly, an organized group of people with a common interest grew. With the help of many... Read more about Milwaukee Zen Center
The Mindfulness Community of Milwaukee is a Buddhist sangha that follows the teachings of the Vietnamese Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh. Thich Nhat Hanh,one of the foremost Buddhist teachers today, led the Buddhist peace movement during the war in Vietnam and is a founder of Engaged...
The Shambhala Center of Milwaukee was established in 1993 with the consolidation of the existing Dharmadhatu Buddhists Center, Shambhala Training, and the Nalanda Arts programs. The Dharmadhatu was founded in 1978 in Milwaukee as an affiliate of Vajradhatu International, a Western...
Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 September 2018.
Phone: 262-242-0245 Email: Jaintemplewis@hotmail.com Website: http://www.jainwi.org [flickr_set id="72157621942627314"]
The research was conducted by student research affiliate Tejas Mehta.
For a community of only about 35 families to construct a temple that would eventually cost over $450,000 is incredible enough, but the manner in which it happened, and the way various people and forces came together to... Read more about Jain Religion Center of Wisconsin
There is a head priest who leads large ceremonies or prayers; however, he is always aided by other priests and even some lay persons. There is also a Religious Committee, which is part of the Administrative Committees at the temple. Priests determine decisions regarding religious services...