3-Day New Years Program

As 2018 surrenders to 2019 we wish you and your family inner silence and peace of mind. Come join us for our annual New Year’s celebration!


Saturday, December 28 - Tuesday December 31st: Three Great Cleaning Days

Tuesday, December 31:

4:00 pm - Our Annual Music Program, with David and Tamara Hauze and Friends

5:00 - Lighting of Farolitos

5:30 - Dinner

8:00 - 12:00am: Zen Meditation Program, including traditional bonfire

Midnight: 108 gongs to ring in the New Year!

Wednesday, January 1:

7:30 am - Bells to Rise and Shine for the New Year

Coffee, tea, homemade yogurt, pastries

9:00 - Removal of luminaries

10:30 - Traditional Zen Buddhist New Year’s Day Ceremony, with chanting

Contact the Zen Center for reservations at (575) 829-3854 or office@bmcz.org.

Andrew Ellis