Sesshin, May 1 – 6, 2018

 

Tuesday, May 1 – Sunday, May 6
Ryushin Paul Haller, abiding 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.

Attendees can either attend for the whole period or for the weekend from Friday evening to Sunday. The suggested donation to cover 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

March 11 dharma talk by visiting teacher Colin Gipson

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Colin Gipson will be visiting from Texas next week and will give the dharma talk on Sunday, March 11th, 2018. ​Zazen will be at 10 am, folllowed by Colin’s talk at 11 am.

Colin is the Guiding Teacher of San Antonio Zen Center in Texas. He was born in Austin and raised in central Texas. Colin began practicing at the Austin Zen Center in 2000. He was ordained in 2003 and practiced at San Francisco Zen Center, City Center and Tassajara Zen Mountain Center for seven years. He was Shuso (Head Student) in 2010 at Austin Zen Center and received Shiho (Dharma Transmission) from his teacher, Kosho McCall, in October 2014.

We are delighted to welcome him to Black Mountain Zen Center.