12 results for tag: Zen Meditation


Two-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN March 4 & 5!

Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are two, three or seven days long and are held in silence. The schedule each day consists of ten hours of Zen practice (bowing, chanting, sitting and walking), work and rest periods, and vegetarian meals eaten in traditional temple style. Includes talks and kong-an teaching interviews with a zen teacher. Minimum participation is 24 hours. For more detailed information, read the Yong Maeng Jong Jin Orientation Guide (pdf format). Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended.   You may sit one or both days. Registration both days at 8:00am. Prices per day: non ...

One Day Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN February 4!

One day retreats consist of sitting and walking meditation from 9:00am to 3:30pm with lunch.  Includes kong-an teaching interviews with a zen teacher. There is an orientation at 8:15am for first-time retreat members. Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended. Registration is at 8:00am. Prices: non members $65, members $45, Dharma teachers and Dharma teachers in training $35 To register for your retreat online – fill out the retreat registration form.

Christian-Buddhist Retreat with Father Kevin Hunt and Jose Ramirez JDPSN

Christians and Buddhists can use very similar techniques of contemplative prayer and meditation to help make their spiritual teachings a living part of their daily existence. These retreats emphasize sitting and walking meditation, and include talks and discussion. Each retreat runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm and includes a vegetarian lunch. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary. We schedule Christian-Buddhist Retreats several times throughout the year. Please check our calendar for upcoming events.               Kevin Jiun Hunt, OCSO, Sensei was certified as teacher of zen in ...

2-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin Retreat Saturday and Sunday June 4-5 with Zen Master Bon Shim

Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are two, three or seven days and held in silence. The daily schedule consists of ten hours of Zen practice (bowing, chanting, sitting and walking), work and rest periods, and vegetarian meals eaten in traditional temple style. Includes talks and kong-an teaching interviews with a zen teacher. Minimum participation is 24 hours. For more detailed information, read Yong Maeng Jong Jin Orientation Guide (pdf format). Prior meditation experience at a meditation instruction class is recommended.     Yong Maeng Jong Jin means to  “Leap like a tiger while sitting.”    Retreat entries: ...

Christian-Buddhist Retreat February 20th!

Christians and Buddhists Practicing Together!   Christians and Buddhists can use very similar techniques of contemplative prayer and meditation to help make their spiritual teachings a living part of their daily existence. These retreats emphasize sitting and walking meditation, and include talks and discussion. Each retreat runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm and includes a vegetarian lunch. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary. Prices: non members $65, members $45, Dharma teachers and Dharma teachers in training $35. Our next Christian-Buddhiost Retreat will be Saturday February 20th, 2016 from 9:00am-3:30pm. Please arrive ...

Winter Kyol Che 2016 January 4th – April 1st

Kyol Che is a time to investigate your life closely. This experience can bring about a clearer, more compassionate direction, and more harmonious relationships within all aspects of life. Conducted in silence, the daily schedule includes sitting, chanting, walking, and bowing meditations, as well as work practice.  Meals are eaten in silence in traditional temple style. The retreat leader gives dharma talks and kong-an teaching interviews. Retreat ends with lunch on the last day. Minimum participation is one week. Entries an exits are Saturday mornings at 8:00am, except initial entry on Monday January 4th and final exit on Friday April 1st. &...

7-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin Retreat with Zen Master Soeng Hyang 12/6-12/12

                    7-Day YMJJ Retreat with Zen Master Soeng Hyang (Barbara Rhodes) December 6th-12th. Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are held in silence. The schedule each day consists of ten hours of Zen practice (bowing, chanting, sitting and walking), work, rest periods and vegetarian meals eaten in traditional temple style. Includes talks and kong an interviews. Minimum participation is 24 hours. This retreat will begin on Sunday at 1:30. Entry days are Sunday, Wednesday and Friday. Exits are after breakfast each morning. For more detailed information, ...

Winter Kyol Che 2016 January 4th – April 1st

Kyol Che is a time to investigate your life closely. This experience can bring about a clearer, more compassionate direction, and more harmonious relationships within all aspects of life. Conducted in silence, the daily schedule includes sitting, chanting, walking, and bowing meditations, as well as work practice.  Meals are eaten in silence in traditional temple style. The retreat leader gives dharma talks and kong-an teaching interviews. Retreat ends with lunch on the last day.   Minimum participation is one week. Entries an exits are Saturday mornings at 8:00am, except initial entry on Monday January 4th and final exit on Friday April ...

2-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN October 3-4

Yong Maeng Jong Jin retreats are two, three or seven days long and are held in silence. The schedule each day consists of ten hours of Zen practice (bowing, chanting, sitting and walking), work and rest periods, and vegetarian meals eaten in traditional temple style. Includes talks and kong-an teaching interviews with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN. Minimum participation is 24 hours. For more detailed information, read the Yong Maeng Jong Jin Orientation Guide (pdf format). Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended.     Retreat entries Saturday and Sunday at 8:00am and orientation at ...

Summer Kyol Che Monday July 6th-July 31st 2015

  Summer Kyol Che Monday July 6th-July 31st 2015   Entry and exits are Saturday and Wednesday mornings 8AM only. July 6 – 11: Terry Cronin JDPSN                                                                       July 11 – 15:  Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN July 15 - 18: Linc Rhodes JDPSN  July 18 – 25: Paul Majchrzyk, JDPSN July 25 – July 31:  Zen Master Soeng Hyang (Barbara Rhodes)     Kyol Che is a time to investigate your life closely. This experience can bring ...