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Gi & Hakama Fund Success!

In the last newsletter, we announced the creation of a new "Gi & Hakama Fund" for a loaner closet of gi and hakama for new students. Within hours, Dojo members had donated almost $1,000.

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Dojo Outreach: Puʻuhonua O Waiʻanae Keiki Day, by Cathy Kawano-Ching

On Sunday, July 15, Chozen-ji and Puʻuhonua O Waiʻanae—the largest and longest standing houseless encampment in Hawaii—co-hosted a day of activities at the Dojo. As part of an ongoing relationship with the Puʻuhonua O Waiʻanae community, we dove into training, serving and learning FUN, with a special focus on experiences for our keiki from Waiʻanae and Chozen-ji families.

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Zen Ken Sho: Chozen-ji's 2018 Zen Art Show

From October 12-14, Chozen-ji held its annual art show. This year's show featured ceramics, calligraphy, Kado, and turned wood made by Chozen-ji teachers and students. The show also included demonstrations in Hojo, Tai Chi, Chado, archery, ceramics, Shodo, and Zazen.

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