Zen Programs

2020

Due to COVID-19 pandemic, our programs through the end of June will be online.

Events listed with a 🖥 symbol indicate that they are online programs.

09Jan

Practice Period

January 9, 2020 This event has passed
The 90-day Practice Period is a monastic tradition involving a rigorous daily schedule of Zazen, oryoki meals, lectures, study, and ceremony. Participants live together for three months without leaving the premises of the monastery.  
18Apr

🖥 Dharma Weekend

April 18, 2020 This event has passed
Dharma Weekends are a regular event led by Zenki Dillo Roshi. Participants may attend as many segments as they wish. The weekend includes a Saturday Dharma Talk, an everyday Zen practice-discussion group, Sunday morning Zazen and optional student-teacher meetings.  
03May

🖥 Forming and Reforming the Bodilymind – Dharma Talk

May 3, 2020 This event has passed
In this lecture Baker Roshi will give an introduction into Zen meditation practice followed by Q&A. There is an optional 30-minute period of Zazen preceding the talk.
09May

🖥 Dharma Weekend

May 9, 2020 This event has passed
Dharma Weekends are a regular event led by Zenki Dillo Roshi. Participants may attend as many segments as they wish. The weekend includes a Saturday Dharma Talk, an everyday Zen practice-discussion group, Sunday morning Zazen and optional student-teacher meetings.
28May

🖥 Weekly Dharma Talks – Thursdays

May 28, 2020 This event has passed
Zenki Roshi will give a Dharma talk each Thursday at 7:00 PM, followed by Q&A. The talks will be streamed online via Zoom.
31May

🖥 Dharma Now! – Lecture Series

May 31, 2020 Unlimited tickets
In this series of 12 lectures hosted by Dharma Sangha Europe, Zentatsu Baker Roshi is exploring the edge and the essentials of his teaching and practice.
06Jun

🖥 Learning How To Sit – Beginner Zazen Instruction

June 6, 2020 Unlimited tickets
CMZC resident practitioner Shuseki Gill Detchon will provide Beginner Zazen Instruction. Participants will sit Zazen (meditation) for 20 minutes and have a chance to ask questions.
12Jun

🖥 Detached, Yet Connected – Home Retreat Seminar

June 12, 2020 Unlimited tickets
Seminars led by Zenki Christian Dillo Roshi are an opportunity for new and experienced students to explore teachings of Zen Buddhism together.