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Affiliate of the
Silent Thunder Order
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PRACTICE SCHEDULE
Attend any meditation session regardless of experience level
  • Newcomer orientation and instruction Wednesday evenings 7:30pm
  • Retreat Schedule for dates and details of longer retreats

Weekend Mornings

SATURDAY: by Appointment / Announcement

 

SUNDAY: 9:00 am-12:00 Noon

09:00-10:30
SITTING MEDITATION (zazen
(3) 25-min sessions with 5-min walking (kinhin

PRIVATE INTERVIEW (dokusan - brief practice discussion with Roshi)


09:00-10:00 NEWCOMER INSTRUCTIONS
Orientation and Q&A before entering meditation hall (zendo)

10:30-10:45 SOTO SUTRA SERVICE
Reciting Repentances, Refuges and Heart Sutra
Announcements of coming events, tea preparation, bio break

11:00-12:00 DHARMA DIALOG
Teaching by Roshi assisted by senior Disciple or Priest, or Guest Teacher

12:00-12:30 WORK (shoji) and cleaning (samu) taking care of the practice place


WEEKDAY MORNINGS

MONDAY THRU FRIDAY
06:30-07:30 (3) 25-min sessions with 5-min walking (kinhin

07:30-07:45 SOTO SUTRA SERVICE
Chanting of Repentances, Refuges and feature chant from Home Practice manual

WEEKDAY EVENINGS

MONDAY
07:30-09:30 (1-2) 25-min sessions with 5-min walking (kinhin) and DHARMA STUDY 
CLOSING SERVICE

TUESDAY
07:30-09:30 (1-2) 25-min sessions with 5-min walking (kinhin) and WRITING WORKSHOP 
CLOSING SERVICE

WEDNESDAY
07:30-09:30 (1-2) 15-min sessions with 5-min walking (kinhin) and NEWCOMER WORKSHOP 
CLOSING SERVICE

THURSDAY & FRIDAY
By Appointment / Announcement only: Weekend and Week-Long Retreats