• Save the date! Upcoming Buddhist Ceremony & Five-days Zazenkai

    Rinzai-ki Memorial Ceremony & January Five-day Zazenkai
    January 10th (Fri) & January 11th (Sat)- 15 (Wed), 2013
     

    You are invited to the Rinzai-ki Memorial Ceremony on Friday, January 10th at 12pm. A delicious ceremonial lunch will follow. Open to all members and friends of Sangha. Please RSVP here by Sunday, January 5th. Donations to support Rinzai-ji are always appreciated.
     

    The afternoon schedule for those staying for the Five-day Zazenkai the next day is as follows:
    • Late afternoon Samu
    • Dinner
    • Evening Zazen
     

    Five-day Zazenkai will be held on Saturday, January 11th – Wednesday, January 15th. Please arrive a day before and settle in. There will be Dharma Talks and Q&A by Eshin Godfrey. This program is solely supported by donation of $300. Part-time participants are welcome. Please try to join us at the beginning day. Please contact the office if you’re first-timer as adequate preparation is necessary.
     
    If you do not own robes please wear dark, preferably black, loose-fitting clothes and bring a pair of slip-on footwear for Kinhin (walking meditation). Please refrain from wearing perfume and jewelry.
     

    Please register online here, noting on the form if you are a part-timer or first-timer. Thank you.