23 results for tag: Silent Retreat


Winter Kyol Che 2019

January 5 through April 5, 2019 Kyol Che practice clarifies our direction, resulting in a more harmonious relationship with all aspects of life. The daily schedule, conducted in silence, includes sitting, chanting, walking, and bowing meditations, as well as work practice. Meals are eaten in traditional temple style. Retreat leaders give weekly dharma talks and regular kong-an interviews. Practice in our serene woodland setting with the support of Sangha members from all over the world.   One week minimum stay. Entry and exits are on Saturdays at 8:00am, except the exit last week is on Friday. Please register by Monday before your ...

Full Weekend Christian-Buddhist Retreat

This is our first ever Christian-Buddhist weekend retreat! 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. This retreat emphasizes sitting and walking meditation, and include talks and discussion. There will be five Teachers in total, Father Kevin Hunt OCSO Roshi, José Ramírez JDPSN from our school, and three Special Guest Teachers. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary. Retreat includes a vegetarian breakfast, lunch and dinner. Registration is Friday night at 7:00pm and Saturday at 8:30am.  If you ...

Special One Day Retreat – Morning Kido & Afternoon Sitting

Led by Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN This retreat begins at 9 am with Kido Chanting.  At noon, there is an informal lunch.  The afternoon is periods of sitting and walking meditation. We'll close at 3:20 with chanting, then a circle talk at 3:30.           8:30 am: Registration 9am - 12:00 pm : Kido 12:00: Informal Lunch 1 pm - 3:20 pm : Sitting 3:20 - 3:30 pm : Chanting 3:30pm: Circle talk   In a Kido retreat, we chant “Kwan Seum Bosal”, the Korean name for the bodhisattva of compassion, while sitting, standing and walking (similar to the special chanting that we do every ...

Two Day Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN

Sorry, due to low registration this retreat has been cancelled.

Winter Kyol Che 2018

January 2, 2018 through March 23, 2018 Kyol Che practice clarifies our direction, resulting in a more harmonious relationship with all aspects of life. The daily schedule, conducted in silence, includes sitting, chanting, walking, and bowing meditations, as well as work practice. Meals are eaten in traditional temple style. Retreat leaders give weekly dharma talks and regular kong-an interviews. Practice in our serene woodland setting with the support of Sangha members from all over the world. Entry Exit Notes Teacher Jan 2 Jan 6 Retreat Starts Tuesday Bogumila Malinowska JDPSN Jan 6 Jan 13 Bogumila Malinowska ...

Summer Kyol Che 2017

    Kyol Che practice clarifies our direction, resulting in a more harmonious relationship with all aspects of life. The daily schedule, conducted in silence, includes sitting, chanting, walking, and bowing meditations, as well as work practice. Meals are eaten in traditional temple style. Retreat leaders give weekly dharma talks and regular kong-an interviews. Practice in our serene woodland setting with the support of Sangha members from all over the world.             Entry and exits are on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 8:00am, except for exit the last week on Friday. Please ...

Two-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin Silent Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN!

Two-Day Yong Maeng Jong Jin Silent Retreat with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN! May 6 & 7 at Diamond Hill Zen Monastery!   Yong Maeng Jong Jin means “Leap like a tiger while sitting.” Sitting and walking meditation, formal meals, work practice, and kong-an teaching interviews   DT & DTIT: $35/day Members/Student: $45/day Non-Member: $65/day Retreat entries: Saturday and Sunday at 8:00am and orientation at 8:15am You may sit either or both days  This silent retreat ends on Sunday at 3:30 pm Register for your retreat at Registration Form   Come join us for a two day silent retreat in Diamond ...

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.

One Day Retreat with Jose Ramirez JDPSN

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.  Prior meditation experience or attendance at a meditation instruction class is recommended.           Registration is at 8:00am. There is an orientation at 8:30am for first-time retreat members.   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.