Calendar

Dec
5
Sat
Rohatsu Sesshin Day 1
Dec 5 @ 6:30 am – 5:00 pm

BMZC Rohatsu sesshin is a two-day meditation retreat from 6:30 am to 5:30 pm on 12/5 and 12/6.

We request that attendees make a small donation to defray the expenses. You can register now at https://beginnersmindzencenter.org/wp/donate/ by making a suggested donation.

Join the retreat by clicking this link https://zoom.us/j/3956174507 OR
Go to www.zoom.us and enter the Meeting ID: 395 617 4507  
Password: 481189

BMAC Rohatsu Sesshin Saturday Schedule

                                               6:30   Zazen

                                               7:00   Kinhin

                                               7:10   Zazen

                                               7:40   Service

                                               8:00   Breakfast break

                                               9:10   Zazen

                                               9:40   Kinhin

                                               9:50   Zazen

                                             10:20  Tea break

                                             10:50   Zazen

                                             11:20   Kinhin

                                             11:30   Talk

                                             12:10   Service

                                             12:20   Lunch break

                                               1:30   Zazen

                                               2:00   Kinhin

                                               2:10   Zazen   

                                               2:40   Kinhin

                                               2:50   Zazen   

                                               3:20   Tea break

                                               3:50   Zazen

                                               4:20   Kinhin

                                               4:30   Zazen

                                               5:00   End

Dec
6
Sun
Rohatsu Sesshin Day 2
Dec 6 @ 6:30 am – 5:30 pm

BMZC Rohatsu sesshin is a two-day meditation retreat from 6:30 am to 5:30 pm on 12/5 and 12/6.

We request that attendees make a small donation to defray the expenses. You can register now at https://beginnersmindzencenter.org/wp/donate/ by making a suggested donation. The amounts are $15 for members and $25 for non-members.

Join the retreat by clicking this link https://zoom.us/j/3956174507 OR
Go to www.zoom.us and enter the Meeting ID: 395 617 4507  
Password: 481189

BMZC Rohatsu Sesshin Sunday Schedule

                                               6:30   Zazen

                                               7:00   Kinhin

                                               7:10   Zazen

                                               7:40   Service

                                               8:00   Breakfast break

                                               9:10   Zazen

                                               9:40   Kinhin

                                               9:50   Zazen

                                             10:20  Tea break

                                             10:50   Zazen

                                             11:20   Kinhin

                                             11:30   Talk

                                             12:10   Service

                                             12:20   Lunch break

                                               1:30   Zazen

                                               2:00   Kinhin

                                               2:10   Zazen   

                                               2:40   Kinhin

                                               2:50   Zazen   

                                               3:20   Tea break

                                               3:50   Zazen

                                               4:20   Kinhin

                                               4:30   Zazen

                                               5:00   Discussion

Dec
7
Mon
Morning Zazen and Service
Dec 7 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am

Every Monday and Wednesday morning, we do 40-minute zazen and have a service with chanting and bowing. All are welcome!

Please log in to Zoom using the following info:

Meeting ID 395 617 4507
Password: 481189

*You can download the chant book from this link

Dec
8
Tue
Evening Zazen and Discussion
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
On every Tuesday and Thursday evenings, we sit 40-minute zazen and have a short discussion afterward. Please bring any questions you have!
 

Please log in to Zoom using the following info:

Meeting ID 395 617 4507
Password: 481189
Dec
9
Wed
Morning Zazen and Service
Dec 9 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am

Every Monday and Wednesday morning, we do 40-minute zazen and have a service with chanting and bowing. All are welcome!

Please log in to Zoom using the following info:

Meeting ID 395 617 4507
Password: 481189

*You can download the chant book from this link

Dec
10
Thu
Evening Zazen and Discussion
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
On every Tuesday and Thursday evenings, we sit 40-minute zazen and have a short discussion afterward. Please bring any questions you have!
 

Please log in to Zoom using the following info:

Meeting ID 395 617 4507
Password: 481189
Dec
11
Fri
Zazen + Zen Book Discussion
Dec 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm

We start with 30-minute zazen and read and discuss various texts related to Zen practice. Currently, we’re reading “Not Always So” by Suzuki Roshi. You can bring your book or we can provide print outs or screen share on Zoom. This is a wonderful class to learn about Zen in-depth. All are welcome.

*Please note that the book club doesn’t meet when we have zazenkai or sesshin scheduled the next day.

Dec
12
Sat
Zazen, Dharma Talk, and Service
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Dec
14
Mon
Morning Zazen and Service
Dec 14 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am

Every Monday and Wednesday morning, we do 40-minute zazen and have a service with chanting and bowing. All are welcome!

Please log in to Zoom using the following info:

Meeting ID 395 617 4507
Password: 481189

*You can download the chant book from this link

Dec
15
Tue
Evening Zazen and Discussion
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
On every Tuesday and Thursday evenings, we sit 40-minute zazen and have a short discussion afterward. Please bring any questions you have!
 

Please log in to Zoom using the following info:

Meeting ID 395 617 4507
Password: 481189