An opportunity to experience everyday Zen by living and practicing with the residents for a limited stay of a few days to three months. Daily practice includes morning and evening meditation, chanting, 3 1/2 hours of work practice, informal communal meals, study group and private interviews. During the first week afternoons may be spent taking walks, doing personal study, writing in journals, etc. Simple accommodations.
$50 per day or discounted monthly rate
An opportunity for students of other Buddhist traditions to use our private cabins for individual retreat practices and be supported by the environment of the Zen Center. Students' retreat practices must be confirmed and guided by their teachers. Meals may be taken alone or communally.
$60 per day or discounted monthly rate
Bring sleeping bag, pillow, soft pad, flashlight, alarm clock, towel, toiletries, warm clothing for morning meditation, work clothes for outdoors and sandals.