Zazenkai: Sunday, July 22, 2018

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Join us in this peaceful space for a day of quiet meditation in community. We will meet a little before 10 am to start sitting at 10 am promptly. Lunch is from 12:20 to 1:10 pm; please bring vegetarian lunch to share as we will eat together in silence. We will sit for three 40-minute periods in the morning and three in the afternoon, ending with the Refuges in Pali, followed by a cup of tea. Our day ends at 4 pm.

Wear loose, comfortable clothing.

Suggest donation £10; nobody turned away for lack of funds.

These are the zazenkai dates for the rest of 2018:

  • Sunday, September 23
  • Sunday, October 21
  • Sunday, November 1​8

Our next sesshin will be from Tuesday, August 28 to Sunday, September 2.

Sesshin, August 28 – September 2, 2018

 

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Walking meditation in the grounds of Benburb Priory

Tuesday, August 28 – Sunday, September 2
Ryushin Paul Haller, the guiding teacher of Black Mountain Zen Centre, will be visiting from San Francisco to lead a five-day sesshin at Benburb Priory.

The sesshin will start Tuesday evening and end on Sunday afternoon.

Participants can either attend for the whole period or for the weekend from Friday evening to Sunday. The suggested donation to cover our costs is ​​£​275 for the full five days, and ​​£​150 for the weekend, Friday to Sunday.

Please follow the details on the application form in order to apply. The application form is available here: Word/ PDF