BDK America Classes Continues through End of Year

BDK America is grateful to be able to host an expanded offering of cultural and spiritual programs for its facilities in Moraga and Berkeley, California. In this way we help broaden the appreciation of the many forms of Buddhist spirituality and Japanese art and culture. For this ability we offer a special thank you to our talented instructors as noted below, along with our schedule..  

Before Attending a Class Please Contact the Instructor

To join any class we ask you to first contact the instructor for the class. Space is limited.

Class Schedule for November and December 2017

For your planning purposes, please see the following lists—by class, by location, and by date. Times and dates are subject to change. This is another reason to contact the instructor before showing up for a class.

SCHEDULE BY CLASS

Ikebana — Jane Suiei Naito Sensei at 415-937-8260 or ikebana_now@icloud.com.

Location Date Time Description
Moraga 11/16/17 (Th) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Beginner Level
Moraga 12/21/17 (Th) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Beginner Level

 

Amazake & Koji — Yufuko Kurioka Galbraith Sensei at nogatetea@gmail.com.

Location Date Time Description
Berkeley 12/17/17 (Su) 12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m. Amazake & koji workshop with Aedan

 

Way of Tea — Yufuko Kurioka Galbraith Sensei at nogatetea@gmail.com.

Location Date Time Description
Berkeley 11/15/17 (W) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for all level
Berkeley 11/29/17 (W) 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
Berkeley 12/13/17 (W) 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. Japanese medical cuisine & tea for winter
Berkeley 12/17/17 (Su) 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. BDK local program open house: The Japanese Way of Tea
Moraga 11/18/17 (Sa) 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
Moraga 11/18/17 (Sa) 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for the family
Moraga 12/09/17 (Sa) 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for all level

 

Yoga — Yukti Kurioka Galbraith Sensei at yoga.w.yukti@gmail.com

Location Date Time Description
Berkeley 11/06/17 (M) N/A No Gentle Yoga and Meditation class
Berkeley 11/13/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Berkeley 11/20/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Berkeley 11/27/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Berkeley 12/04/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Berkeley 12/11/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Berkeley 12/18/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Berkeley 12/25/17 (M) N/A No Gentle Yoga and Meditation class

 


SCHEDULE BY LOCATION

Moraga

Location Class Date Time Description
Moraga Ikebana 11/16/17 (Th) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Beginner Level
Moraga Tea family 11/18/17 (Sat.) 3:00 - 4:30 The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for the family
Moraga Tea/kimono 11/18/17 (Sat.) 11:00 - 1:00 The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
Moraga Tea 12/09/17 (Sat.) 11:00 - 12:30 The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for all level
Moraga Ikebana 12/21/17 (Th) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Beginner Level

 

Berkeley

Class Date Time Description
Yoga/meditation 11/06/17 (M) N/A No Gentle Yoga and Meditation class
Yoga/meditation 11/13/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Tea 11/15/17 (Wed.) 10:00 - 11:30 The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for all level
Yoga/meditation 11/20/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Yoga/meditation 11/27/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Tea/kimono 11/29/17 (Wed.) 10:00 - 12:00 The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
Yoga/meditation 12/04/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Yoga/meditation 12/11/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Tea/medicinal 12/13/17 (Wed.) 1:00 - 3:30 Japanese medical cuisine & tea for winter
Amazake/koji 12/17/17 (Sun.) 12:00 - 1:30 Amazake & koji workshop with Aedan
Tea 12/17/17 (Sun.) 11:00 - 3:00 BDK local program open house: The Japanese Way of Tea
Yoga/meditation 12/18/17 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
Yoga/meditation 12/25/17 (M) N/A No Gentle Yoga and Meditation class

 


 

SCHEDULE BY DATE

Date Location Class Time Description
11/06/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation N/A No Gentle Yoga and Meditation class
11/13/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
11/15/17 (W) Berkeley Tea 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for all level
11/16/17 (Th) Moraga Ikebana 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Beginner Level
11/18/17 (Sa) Moraga Tea/kimono 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
11/18/17 (Sa) Moraga Tea family 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for the family
11/20/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
11/27/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
11/29/17 (W) Berkeley Tea/kimono 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
12/04/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
12/09/17 (Sa) Moraga Tea 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea workshop for all level
12/11/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
12/13/17 (W) Berkeley Tea/medicinal 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. Japanese medical cuisine & tea for winter
12/17/17 (Su) Berkeley Tea 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. BDK local program open house: The Japanese Way of Tea
12/17/17 (Su) Berkeley Amazake/koji 12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m. Amazake & koji workshop with Aedan
12/18/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
12/21/17 (Th) Moraga Ikebana 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Beginner Level
12/25/17 (M) Berkeley Yoga/meditation N/A No Gentle Yoga and Meditation class

 


 

PLAN AHEAD FOR 2018

  • Ikebana. Jane Suiei Naito Sensei is sharing her tentative 2018 schedule early. Please see 2018_IN_Schedule-Ikebana_Now.pdf. Note that only the Moraga class is hosted by BDK America. 
  • Way of Tea and Yoga. We will be sharing the tentative schedule for 2018 shortly.