||JungTo Temple : JungTo
Retreat Centre : JungTo School of Buddhism
1. JungTo Temple
It is the congregation of people who live the Buddhist life
through cultivation of mind, giving alms, and serving the needy.
active engagement of social activities, they put the Dharma
into practice. Founded in 1988, JungTo Temple has four branches
overseas: Frankfurt, New York, L.A and the Phillipines and has
eight branches: Busan, Daegu, Daejun, Chungju, Masan, Ulsan
and Gwangju, within Korea.
Dharma Lectures are given once every week (Wednesdays) morning
and evening. Youth Dharma Lectures and seasonal camps are available.
Various social activities are organised within the temple, namely,
barter market, retreat with young offenders and various other
2. JungTo School of Buddhism
Studying the Foundation of the of the Buddhism and applying
the teachings to everyday life, thus, being the buddhists would
reflect to one's own life and their neighbours.
The JungTo School of Buddhism runs once every week at eight
national branches of JungTo Temples. The academic span of JungTo
School of Buddhism is two years.
- Foundation of Buddhism
- Evolution of Buddhism
- The World of Buddhist Sutras
- Buddhism and Society
3. JungTo Retreat Centre
Through various retreats and meditations, the programs aim to
awaken the participants into buddhist enlightenment. The retreat
centre also is an ecological and intentional community, where
we practice to be awaken in every moment to live as good friends
to each other and the natural environment as it was in the days
of the Lord Buddha.