16 results for tag: Zen Meditation


Foundations of Zen Workshop February 9th 2019

Registration Closed: Foundations of Zen Workshop Saturday February 9th Lead by Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN & José Ramirez JDPSN This workshop will start at 9:00am-12:00 This event is $25 for all. Beginners Welcome! Registration : 8:30     The workshop will include Zen History, Meditation Instruction, Chanting, Sitting & Walking Meditation Practice.    

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! Registration Closed for this weekend. Please look for more Christian Buddhist Retreats in the New Year! 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 vegeta...

Foundations of Zen Workshop Saturday March 18th!

Foundations of Zen Workshop Saturday March 18th with Nancy Hedgpeth JDPSN & José Ramirez JDPSN from 9:00am-12:00!   This event is $25 for all. Beginners Welcome!                       Zen History, Meditation Instruction, Chanting, Sitting & Walking Meditation Practice. We will have some refreshments and informal conversation afterwards if you are interested.   Please register Retreat registration form    

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. &...