Zen Programs

2017

25Apr

Wild Dharma Practice

Zenki Dillo Roshi
April 25, 2017 This event has passed
In 2017 there will be two “Wild Dharma” backpacking expeditions. In April, Zenki Roshi will lead an expedition into the Dirty Devil Canyon in Utah, followed by a trip in August into the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the extensive and rugged...
20May

Work Week

Zenki Dillo Roshi
May 20, 2017 This event has passed
During the Work Week the Sangha will come together to plant the vegetable garden, create a location in the garden for new beehives, continue with improving the campus landscaping, develop the soil in the new garden plot, and prepare the facilities for the...
22Jun

Weekend Seminar: “Shine One Corner of the World” – Zen Practice and Ecological Awareness

Zenki Dillo Roshi
June 22, 2017 This event has passed
Suzuki Roshi encouraged us “to shine one corner of the world.” He said, “That is enough. Not the whole world. Just make it clear where you are.” In this seminar, we will explore how clarity about our actual sphere of...
30Jun

Weekend Sitting

Zenju Randall Fox
June 30, 2017 This event has passed
A Weekend Sitting is a two-and-a-half-day day meditation intensive. Arrival is between 4-5 pm, we will have an opening dinner on Friday at 6 pm, followed by evening meditation. All day Saturday, Sunday, and Monday morning will be dedicated to...
14Aug

Wild Dharma Practice

Zenki Dillo Roshi
August 14, 2017 Unlimited tickets
In 2017 there will be two “Wild Dharma” backpacking expeditions. In April, Zenki Roshi will lead an expedition into the Dirty Devil Canyon in Utah, followed by a trip in August into the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the extensive and rugged...
26Oct

Weekend Sitting

Zenki Dillo Roshi
October 26, 2017 Unlimited tickets
A Weekend Sitting is a two-and-a-half-day day meditation intensive. Arrival is between 4-5 pm, we will have an opening dinner on Thursday at 6 pm, followed by evening meditation. All day Friday, Saturday and Sunday morning will be dedicated to...
30Nov

Rohatsu Sesshin

Zenki Dillo Roshi
November 30, 2017 Unlimited tickets
Sesshin means to gather the mind. Sesshin is a traditional seven-day meditation intensive. It includes sitting and walking meditation, oryoki meals, daily Dharma talks, and private interviews with the teacher. Read more...
28Dec

New Year’s Seminar

Zentatsu Baker Roshi
December 28, 2017 Unlimited tickets
The topic of the seminar will be developed through lectures, question and answer, open discussion, and small groups.
 On New Year’s Eve we will have a festive dinner and a dance party, followed by Zazen and 108 bells to welcome...

2018

09Jan

Practice Period

Zenki Dillo Roshi
January 9, 2018 Unlimited tickets
At Crestone Mountain Zen Center we continue the monastic tradition of the 90-day Practice Period. During the Practice Period residents and students are engaged in a rigorous daily schedule of Zazen, oryoki meals, lectures, study, and ceremony. All Practice Period participants live together for...
31Mar

Sesshin

Zenki Dillo Roshi
March 31, 2018 Unlimited tickets
Sesshin means to gather the mind. Sesshin is a traditional seven-day meditation intensive. It includes sitting and walking meditation, oryoki meals, daily Dharma talks, and private interviews with the teacher. Read more...