Rohatsu Sesshin

Rohatsu Sesshin is Friday December 7 through Saturday December 8. Below is the schedule for the two days. Please bring a sack lunch Saturday. Preregistration is required.

Friday Dec 7, 2018

5:30 Zazen

6:10 Kinhin

6:20 Zazen

6:50 Kinhin

7:00 Zazen

7:35 Kinhin

7:45 Formal New Moon ceremony

8:25 Departure/ rest

 

Saturday Dec 8, 2018

7:00 Zazen, robe chant

7:40 Service (Heart Sutra in Japanese & Jijuyu Zanmai, long dedication in English)

8:00 Kinhin

8:10 Zazen

8:40 Kinhin

8:50 Zazen

9:20 Kinhin

9:30 Formal tea in zendo

9:50 Stretching in zendo, or forest walk

10:30 Zazen 

11:00 Kinhin

11:10 Dharma talk

11:50 Service (Metta Sutta)

12:00 Silent bag lunch/ rest

12:50 Zazen

1:20 Kinhin

1:30 Zazen

2:10 Work period

2:50 Informal tea in library

3:05 Zazen

3:35 Kinhin

3:45 Zazen facing each other instead of the wall

4:15 Ceremony of gratitude, Refuges (in Pali)

4:30 Clean up and departure