Sun, Aug 20|
"Actualizing the Self" 7-Day Sesshin (1 to 7 Overnights) - ON SITE (in Zendo)
This retreat is a period of time set aside to let go of the conditioned self and resume our original nature. RSVP and we will call or email to confirm accommodation details and complete your registration offline. $120/night & up. 10-20% discount for members.
Time & Location
Aug 20, 7:00 PM PDT – Aug 28, 4:45 PM PDT
Zendo, 6367 Sonoma Mountain Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA
About This Event
Sesshin, literally “to touch the Mind,” is a period of time set aside for an intensive meditation retreat to let go of the conditioned self and resume our original nature. This special time of practice will allow us to dive into the core of Zen training. A silent meditation intensive to still the mind from moment to moment, manifesting the realization of the Way; for beginners as well as experienced practitioners. A rigorous schedule that begins at 5:00 a.m. includes 11 periods of meditation, chanting, mindful work, and a Dharma Talk. Days end at 9pm.
Retreat begins Sunday, August 20 at 7:30pm (check-in at 7:00pm) and ends Sunday, August 27 at 4:45pm. You are welcome to attend partially as long as you can close with us on Sunday, August 27 (based on room availability).