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2013-10-22 23:30:28

Zen Master Dae Gak will hold his annual fall zen meditiation retreat on Oct. 25-27 in Houston, Texas at 1375 Bunkerhill Road. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 The West Houston Zen Center will hold its annual fall retreat with Zen Master Dae Gak beginning at 6:00 PM Friday evening, October 25, 2013, running through Noon Sunday, October 27. On Sunday, following the retreat, retreatants are invited to join the Korean Nam Son Sa temple members for lunch. The Retreat will feature Zen...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'