PLEASE HELP US MAINTAIN AN ATMOSPHERE OF QUIET ATTENTIVENESS THROUGHOUT OUR RETREAT—Please be on your cushion 5 minutes before scheduled zazen

 

 

FRIDAY EVENING

 

4:30-6:00                   CHECK-IN AT MAIN BUILDING

6:00-6:45                   DINNER WITH CONVERSATION

7:30                            WELCOME TO SESSHIN, ZAZEN w/ KINHIN, CHANT

9:00                            EVENING REST PRACTICE

 

SATURDAY

6:00                            RISING, COFFEE AND TEA AVAILABLE

6:30                            KENTAN (Morning Greeting), ZAZEN w/ KINHIN (3 periods)

8:00                            BREAKFAST

 

9:30                            ZAZEN w/ KINHIN (2 periods) DHARMA TALK      

10:45                          TEA BREAK

11:00                          ZAZEN w/ KINHIN (2 periods), INTERVIEWS

12:00                          LUNCH and REST PRACTICE

 

2:00                            ZAZEN w/ KINHIN (3 periods), DHARMA TALK, INTERVIEWS

3:30                            TEA BREAK

4:00                            ZAZEN  w/ KINHIN (2 periods), CHANT

5:00                            EXERCISE (group or personal)

5:20                                                               

5:30                            DINNER, REST PRACTICE

 

7:15                            ZAZEN w/ KINHIN (3 periods), EVENING CHANT

 

8:45                            EVENING REST—Keep your practice with you through the evening…..

 

SUNDAY

 

6:00                            RISING, COFFEE AND TEA AVAILABLE

6:30                            KENTAN, ZAZEN w/ KINHIN (3 periods)

8:00                            BREAKFAST

9:30                            ZAZEN w/ KINHIN (2 periods), CHANT

11:00                          SET UP CIRCLE      

11:10                          CLOSING CIRCLE, PACK ZENDO

11:45                          LUNCH WITH CONVERSATION