Heart of Tokyo,Yokohama & Kamakura Sangha


We are a community of friends in the ninth year of practicing mindfulness in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh and Plum Village, in the heart of Tokyo and 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 Thich Nhat Hanh and Plum Village. The practices are simple, easy, yet deep and lovely.

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September 2023


You are warmly invited to practice as part of our community from the comfort of your home. In consderation of the corrent situation with Covid-19, we are offering one more online mindfulness practice via Zoom, instead of meeting in person at Osaragi Jiro Memorial Museum in Yokohama. 


<Online Mindfulness Practice in September 2023>



 Mindful Afternoon with Br. Chan Huy

“Every One of Us is a Flower in the Garden of Humanity”

Sunday, September 3, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.



Mindful Evening

Thursday, September 14, 8:00-9:30 p.m.




Mindful Afternoon with Br Chan Huy

“Happiness is a Kind of Flower ― Recognizing the Seeds of Happiness and Suffering”

Sunday, September 24, 2:00-4:00 p.m.



Mindful Morning

Saturday, September 30, 10:00. - 12:00p.m.




Admission: Free


<On-Site Mindfulness Practice Meeting in July 2023>


 Mindful Sunday at the Osaragi Jiro Memorial Museum in Yokohama

Sunday, 10th September 10:45 - 16:30


Admission: Free donation+the cost of vegan bento lunch and delivery



How to participate: e-mail us to: belovedcommunity.jp@gmail.com with your name and contact.



To join our mailing list, e-mail belovedcommunity.jp@gmail.com, and let us know of your name and contact. Everyone is welcome :) _()_




Feel free to bring your own zafu. (We have flat zabuton  cushions and stools you can use)


Wearing comfortable clothes for sitting and lying down is recommended.




"Everyday we are engaged in a miracle which we don't even recognize: a blue sky, white clouds, green leaves, the black, curious eyes of a child - our own two eyes. All is a miracle. "

  Thich Nhat Hanh