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Twice each month, long-time practitioners offer meditation instruction for free. Our next orientation dates are:
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
6:45 – 8:15
Sunday, May 21, 2017
8:45 – 10:15 am
Orientation includes meditation instruction and brief introduction to zendo forms such as bowing and chanting. Following orientation, newcomers will join in with public zazen and service, which ends at 8:15pm on Wednesdays and 10:15am on Sundays.
April orientations will be Wednesday, April 5, and Sunday, April 16.
Learn more here >
Sunday, May 7
6 am – noon
Zazenkai is a half-day practice intensive, with zazen, chant service, silent breakfast, and work practice. It incorporates the weekly 9 am zazen. You are welcome to attend all or a part of the morning schedule.
Learn more here>>
Saturday, May 20
7:30 – 9 am
Forest Hill Park
Join us for meditation practice on the banks of Reedy Creek under boughs of oak, poplar, and maple. We meet in the parking lot at New Kent and 42nd St. A 10 minute silent hike takes us to our meditation site. A 30-minute meditation is followed by tea and conversation. Learn more here >>