April 2014:

Beginner’s Day
Saturday April 18 — 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
The beginner’s day will focus on detailed instruction of zazen (seated meditation)  and zendo etiquette , lunch and several hours of  meditation in the afternoon.


 At Rinzai-ji:
Hanmatsuri 5 day sesshin
Hashin-kyuji: Monday, March 30, 2014
Five day Sesshin: Tuesday, March 31 to Saturday, April 4, 2015
Hanamatsuri Ceremony: Sunday, April 5, 2015



Introduction to Zen at MBZC:
Discussion about Zen as taught at MBZC, camp tour, lunch and meditation instruction.

Beginner’s Days:
Detailed meditation instruction, meditation, lunch and dharma talk.

A day of Zen practice.  Sitting and walking meditation, lunch and a dharma talk.

A  7 day Zen intensive.