Beginner Zen Meditation

Zenkai (August 12, 2018) with Madelon Bolling

Posted by on Jun 15, 2018 in Beginner Zen Meditation, Meditation Retreat | Comments Off on Zenkai (August 12, 2018) with Madelon Bolling

Beginners who are interested in Zen and experienced Zen students are welcome. Schedule 8:15am Work period 9:00am Opening, Five Remembrances, Zazen 9:35am Zazen 10:00am Dharma talk 11:00am Zazen 12:00pm Informal lunch (Soup will be provided. Please bring food to share.) 1:00pm Sutras 1:30pm Zazen, Interviews 2:50pm Closing, Great Vows

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Zenkai (June 10, 2018) with Leland Shields

Posted by on Apr 9, 2018 in Beginner Zen Meditation | Comments Off on Zenkai (June 10, 2018) with Leland Shields

Beginners who are interested in Zen and experienced Zen students are welcome. Schedule 8:15am Work period 9:00am Opening, Five Remembrances, Zazen 9:35am Zazen 10:00am Dharma talk 11:00am Zazen 12:00pm Informal lunch (Soup will be provided. Please bring food to share.) 1:00pm Sutras 1:30pm Zazen, Interviews 2:50pm Closing, Great Vows

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Zenkai (May 13, 2018) with Madelon Bolling

Posted by on Apr 1, 2018 in Beginner Zen Meditation, Zen Talks | Comments Off on Zenkai (May 13, 2018) with Madelon Bolling

Beginners who are interested in Zen and experienced Zen students are welcome. Schedule 8:15am Work period 9:00am Opening, Five Remembrances, Zazen 9:35am Zazen 10:00am Dharma talk 11:00am Zazen 12:00pm Informal lunch (Soup will be provided. Please bring food to share.) 1:00pm Sutras 1:30pm Zazen, Interviews 2:50pm Closing, Great Vows

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Zenkai (January 14, 2018) with Madelon Bolling

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 in Beginner Zen Meditation, Meditation Retreat | Comments Off on Zenkai (January 14, 2018) with Madelon Bolling

Beginners who are interested in Zen and experienced Zen students are welcome. Schedule 8:15am Work period 9:00am Opening, Five Remembrances, Zazen 9:35am Zazen 10:00am Dharma talk 11:00am Zazen 12:00pm Informal lunch (Soup will be provided. Please bring food to share.) 1:00pm Sutras 1:30pm Zazen, Interviews 2:50pm Closing, Great Vows

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Zenkai (October 8, 2017) with Leland Shields

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in Beginner Zen Meditation, Meditation Retreat | Comments Off on Zenkai (October 8, 2017) with Leland Shields

Beginners who are interested in Zen and experienced Zen students are welcome. Schedule 8:15am Work period 9:00am Opening, Five Remembrances, Zazen 9:35am Zazen 10:00am Dharma talk 11:00am Zazen 12:00pm Informal lunch (Soup will be provided. Please bring food to share.) 1:00pm Sutras 1:30am Zazen, Interviews 2:50pm Closing, Great Vows

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Zen Meditation Retreat with Madelon Bolling and Lee Shields (December 11)

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016 in Beginner Zen Meditation | Comments Off on Zen Meditation Retreat with Madelon Bolling and Lee Shields (December 11)

Please join us on December 11th for a day of Zen meditation. Lee and Madelon will co-lead the retreat. Rather than listening to a talk, we will offer music as teisho. Wu-Men Kuan case 16: Yun-men said, “See how vast and wide the world is? Why do you put on your seven-piece robe at the sound of the bell?” Wu-Men’s Commentary (excerpted): Does the sound come to the ear or does the ear go to the sound? If both sound and silence die away, at such a juncture how could you talk of Zen? While listening with your ear, you cannot tell. When hearing with your eye, you are truly intimate. Beginners who...

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