Zen Programs

2019

05Jan

Dharma Weekend (Boulder)

January 5, 2019 This event has passed
From October to May each year, Zenki Dillo Roshi comes to Boulder once a month to host Dharma Weekends and Seminars. The Dharma Weekends include four elements: a Saturday Dharma Talk followed by Q&A, a "Zen Essentials" Dialogue Group, Sunday...
09Jan

Practice Period

January 9, 2019 This event has passed
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...
09Feb

Dharma Weekend (Boulder)

February 9, 2019 This event has passed
From October to May each year, Zenki Dillo Roshi comes to Boulder once a month to host Dharma Weekends and Seminars. The Dharma Weekends include four elements: a Saturday Dharma Talk followed by Q&A, a "Zen Essentials" Dialogue Group, Sunday...
08Mar

“Taking Care of Everyday Life” – Weekend Seminar (Boulder)

March 8, 2019 This event has passed
Zenki Roshi will teach a Weekend Seminar from March 8-10, 2019 in Boulder. It will be held at the Chautauqua Community House, a beautiful venue at the base of the Flatirons. Read more...
31Mar

Sesshin

March 31, 2019 This event has passed
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...
20Apr

Dharma Weekend (Boulder)

April 20, 2019 This event has passed
From October to May each year, Zenki Dillo Roshi comes to Boulder once a month to host Dharma Weekends and Seminars. The Dharma Weekends include four elements: a Saturday Dharma Talk followed by Q&A, a "Zen Essentials" Dialogue Group, Sunday...
22Apr

Wild Dharma 2019: Dirty Devil Canyon

April 22, 2019 This event has passed
The route of this 5-day expedition stretches from mountain to desert through some of the most remote and rugged wildlands in southeast Utah. We will ford muddy rivers swallowed by high canyon corridors and camp beside ancient cottonwoods. Solitude is the norm...
11May

Dharma Weekend (Boulder)

May 11, 2019 This event has passed
From October to May each year, Zenki Dillo Roshi comes to Boulder once a month to host Dharma Weekends and Seminars. The Dharma Weekends include four elements: a Saturday Dharma Talk followed by Q&A, a "Zen Essentials" Dialogue Group, Sunday...
25May

Work Week

May 25, 2019 This event has passed
During the Work Week the Sangha will come together to plant the vegetable garden, continue with improving the campus landscaping, develop the soil in the new garden plot, and prepare the facilities for the summer guest season. Come enjoy the camaraderie...
07Jun

Dharma Practice and Psychotherapy

June 7, 2019 This event has passed
Bruce Tift returns to Crestone Mountain Zen Center for a weekend of open dialogue about the relationship between Buddhist practice and psychotherapeutic work. Buddhist practitioners and psychotherapists of any tradition or school are welcome. The dialogue is limited to 20...
13Jun

Weekend Sitting

June 13, 2019 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 Thursday at 6 pm, followed by evening meditation. All day Friday, Saturday and Sunday morning will be dedicated to...
01Jul

Summer Work Practice

July 1, 2019 Unlimited tickets
Our Summer Work Practice program offers short-term residency to those interested in beginning or continuing Zen practice with the support of a community. Students participate in the daily life of CMZC, which includes several periods of Zazen (sitting meditation), services...