Heart of Tokyo,Yokohama & Kamakura Sangha


We are a community of friends in the fifth year of practicing mindfulness in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh and Plum Village, in the heart of Tokyo, and in Kanagawa.





We welcome everyone to join our mindfulness practice of total relaxation, sitting, walking, singing,..etc and monthly recitation of the Five Mindfulness Trainings in the tradition of Plum Village. The practices are simple, easy, yet deep and lovely.

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February 2018

[Date & Time] Fenruary 4th (Sun)  11:00-around 16:15
[Location] Shirokanedai Iki-iki Plaza 
[Admission] 2,000 JPY + dana offering
[Sign Up] Please e-mail to belovedcommunity.jp@gmail.com with your name, phone number and the practice date you would like to join.
*Please bring veggie food, a plate and chopsticks etc for potluck lunch to eat in mindfulness together.

*Next practice...Late February @KAMAKURA 

The details to be updated shortly.




If you have a comfortable zafu (a cushion for sitting meditation), feel free to bring with you . (We have flat zabuton  cushions and stools you can use)


We recommend wearing comfortable clothes for sitting and lying down.



4-8-5 Shirokanedai, Minato-ku, Tokyo


1 minute walk from Shirokanedai station (Tokyo Metro Mita/Namboku Line) #1 Exit


113 Yamate-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa


The easiest way to come to the Harbor View Park and Osaragi Jiro Memorial Museum is from America Yama Koen, the rooftop park of the Motomachi Chukagai station, Minato Miral Line. It is directly accessible by elevator or escalator from #6 exit. It is a charming short walk along Yokohama Foreign General Cemetry. Enjoy every step 

About Osaragi Jiro Memorial Museum (Yokohama Visitors' Guide)



Takinogawa Bunka Kaikan

 Room 404 (Washitsu)


1-23-3 Nishigahara, Kita-ku, Tokyo, 〒114-8534


7 min walk from Kami-Nakasato Station East exit, JR Keihin-Tohoku Line

10 min walk from Komagome Station North Exit, JR Yamanote-Line

7 min walk from Nishigahara Station, Tokyo Metro Namboku-Line


3-18-15 Takanawa, Minato-ku, Tokyo


10 minute walk from JR Shinagawa station West Exit.


4-6-7 Minamiazabu, Minatoku, Tokyo

8 minute walk from Tokyo metro Hiroo station  #1・2exit.


2-16-5 Minamiaoyama, Minatoku, Tokyo

10 minute walk from Tokyo Metro GInza Line "Gaienmae station" #4 exit.


In order to have  "New Year", you have got to have "New You".

And "New Me" is a practice.

-Thich Nhat Hanh