BDK America Classes for March and April 2018

BDK America is grateful to be able to host 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 (March and April)

Please see the following lists—by class, by location, and by date.

Note: Times and dates are subject to change. Please be sure to contact the instructor before showing up for a first class. Our Berkeley location is at 2620 Warring Street. Our Moraga location is at 1675 School Street.

SCHEDULE BY CLASS

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

Date Time Location Description
3/23/18 (F) N/A Moraga Ikebana - NO CLASS in MARCH
4/26/18 (F) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Moraga Ikebana - Beginners


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

Date Time Location Description
3/3/18 (Sa) 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
3/3/18 (Sa) 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Moraga Making wagashi for the girls day (雛祭り) workshop
3/13/18 (T) 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Berkeley The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
3/24/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 1 of 5
3/31/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 2 of 5
4/7/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 3 of 5
4/14/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 4 of 5
4/21/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 5of 5
4/28/18 (Sa) 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea & introduction to kaiseki
4/28/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop


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

Date Time Location Description
3/5/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/12/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/19/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/26/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/2/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/9/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/16/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/23/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/30/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation

 


SCHEDULE BY LOCATION

Berkeley

Date Time Description
3/5/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/12/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/13/18 (T) 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
3/19/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/26/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/2/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/9/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/16/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/23/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/30/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Gentle Yoga and Meditation


Moraga

Date Time Description
3/3/18 (Sa) 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
3/3/18 (Sa) 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Making wagashi for the girls day (雛祭り) workshop
3/23/18 (F) N/A Ikebana - NO CLASS in MARCH
3/24/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 1 of 5
3/31/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 2 of 5
4/7/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 3 of 5
4/14/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 4 of 5
4/21/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 5of 5
4/26/18 (F) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Ikebana - Beginners
4/28/18 (Sa) 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea & introduction to kaiseki
4/28/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop

 


 

SCHEDULE BY DATE 

Date Time Location Description
3/3/18 (Sa) 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
3/3/18 (Sa) 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Moraga Making wagashi for the girls day (雛祭り) workshop
3/5/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/12/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/13/18 (T) 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Berkeley The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
3/19/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/23/18 (F) N/A Moraga Ikebana - NO CLASS in MARCH
3/24/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 1 of 5
3/26/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
3/31/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 2 of 5
4/2/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/7/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 3 of 5
4/9/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/14/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 4 of 5
4/16/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/21/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea course level 3, 5of 5
4/23/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation
4/26/18 (F) 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Moraga Ikebana - Beginners
4/28/18 (Sa) 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea & introduction to kaiseki
4/28/18 (Sa) 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Moraga The Japanese Way of Tea & kimono workshop
4/30/18 (M) 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Berkeley Gentle Yoga and Meditation

 


PLAN AHEAD FOR FUTURE DATES

  • 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 share future information as it becomes available; most classes are ongoing and weekly.