Come to Bodhi Manda Zen Center for a weekend and participate in a period of uninterrupted practice and renewal. This is an opportunity to learn the Rinzai practice tradition or, for experienced students, deepen your understanding and awareness.
Perfect for beginners, the zazenkai includes two days of meditation instruction and practice, chanting, work practice, and formal meals. Meditation instruction is available for those new to practice and a private interview with the teacher is also an option.
Time & Date: 6 p.m. Friday, April 14, to approximately noon on Sunday, April 16.
Suggested donation is $100 ($80 for members). Meals and accommodation are included. A typical schedule is described below. You can view the same information as a PDF.
Please contact us to register. Thank you.
|5:00 a.m.||Tea, Zazen Meditation, Chanting service|
|7:15 a.m.||Breakfast Preparation, Silent Formal Meal, Cleanup|
|9:00 a.m.||Personal Practice|
|10:00 a.m.||Zazen Meditation, Walking Meditation|
|11:00a.m.||Introductory Dharma Talk by Jiun Hosen,Osho|
|11:45 a.m.||Lunch Preparation, Silent Meal,Cleanup|
|2:00 p.m.||Zazen Meditation, Walking Meditation, Formal Hot Bath|
|3:30 p.m.||Chanting Practice, Zazen|
|5:00 p.m.||Dinner preparation, Silent Meal, Cleanup|
|6:30 p.m.||Buddhist Video, Zazen|
|5:00 a.m.||Tea, Zazen Meditation|
|7:15 a.m.||Breakfast Preparation, Silent Meal,|
|9:30 a.m.||Personal Practice|
|10:30 a.m.||Zazen Meditation, Walking Meditation, Optional Interviews|
|12:00 a.m.||Lunch Preparation,Silent Meal, Cleanup|
|2:00 p.m.||Sutra Hall Q&A, Reflection and Closing|