3-day sesshin with Zoketsu Norman Fischer, Nomon Tim Burnett, and Shuso Nōgen Connie Martin.
The practice of sesshin is a powerful opportunity. The day includes alternating sitting and walking meditation, a Dharma Talk, dokusan with the teachers, formal oryoki meals, breaks, and afternoon tea.
The retreat closes with the Shuso's Dharma Inquiry Ceremony on Sunday at 11am. All in the practice period are invited to this ceremony.
Schedule: Thursday 7pm - 9pm, Friday 6am - 9pm, Saturday 6am - 9pm, Sunday 6am - 3pm
Attendance: Initially only Full Time attendance is offered. You must be able to attend the entire sesshin (extra rest breaks / modified schedules are okay) as listed. A part time option made available on February 1st if there is still room.
Other Options: you may come to the Dharma Talks Friday and Saturday at 10:30am and 2:30pm; please come to the Shuso Ceremony on Sunday at 11am.
Oryoki: sets available to borrow ($10 donation) and purchase ($50). Oryoki instruction will be provided.
Housing: We will try to assist with housing for out of town retreatants Be sure to register soon and indicate in your registration that you need housing. There is no need to contact the registrar separately to request housing, it is built into the registration process.
For more information about the Winter Practice period and to register for Practice Period in addition to the sesshin see: Winter Practice Period 2018 - overview & registration
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