Saturday, December 7 - Saturday, December 14
Cost is $280
As always, AZC is committed to making the teachings of the Buddha available to everyone regardless of their financial situation. To request financial assistance please call the office at 512-452-5777.
Registration is closed. Thank you for your interest.
The seven day Rohatsu Sesshin commemorates the Buddha's enlightenment and closes the 2013 Fall Practice Period. This retreat is conducted in silence and includes formal zendo meals, daily Dharma talks, sitting and walking meditation, and private interviews with the Head Teacher and/or current Practice Leaders.
Please note that payment is kindly requested by Friday, November 29th, so that we can obtain an accurate count of participants.
Full Moon Ceremony
Wed, 6:45pm (takes about 30 minutes)
No sign-up necessary.
The Full Moon Precepts Ceremony helps us reaffirm our vow to live for the benefit of all living beings. This vow is guided by our practice of the Bodhisattva Precepts. This ceremony and the Precepts form a central component of Zen Buddhist practice.
Please join us!
Sewing Buddha's Robe
Mondays, 7:00pm, by permission of teacher.
Sewing Buddha's robe is part of the process for a Zen student to receive the precepts.
Koji Dreher, December 4, 2013,
The Brain: A Network of Diverse and Well-Intentioned Personalities
Interested in either starting or deepening your Zen practice in a residential setting with others? Our Guest Practice program is a short term opportunity (one to four weeks) that includes meditation, study, work practice and discussions with other practitioners about Zen Buddhism.
Spring is one of our blessings—new beginnings, new life. But new life is a life not only of blossoms but of thorns and weeds. Life does not stay new; spring is inherently one part of a greater cycle of growing and dying. So we look deeper. What is spring when it neither comes nor goes?
Join the JustThis writers and artists in their examination of Spring.