Welcome to Sanshin Zen Community!
One-Day Walking Retreat
We'll engage in three styles of walking practice during our day together. We'll do morning kinhin in the zendo, then head to a local park for some mindful walking in the style of Thich Nhat Hanh and some silent hiking. Read more.
Annual Meeting Weekend
The members of Sanshin's board of directors will arrive from all over the country for meetings with each other and the local sangha. On the 29th from 10 am to 2 pm the sangha is invited to participate in a series of discussions and breakout sessions with the board to consider Sanshin's future. Lunch will be provided.
September 7 - 10
We practice in complete silence, following a schedule of fourteen 50-minute periods of zazen with a short break following each meal. The sesshin is an opportunity for participants to focus strictly on zazen with minimal distractions. Read more
NEW TO SANSHIN?
Welcome! We offer a "getting started" session and more to help beginners. Click here to learn more.
Next "getting started" session:
July 25, 2017
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