7 Day Sesshin at Ithaca Zen Center

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Sesshin—a 5 to 7-day silent meditation retreat held at the Ithaca Zen Center four times a year. Sesshin is a chance to immerse oneself in a longer period of practice. Newcomers are asked to please contact and arrange a practice orientation with Chris at zen@cornell.edu. Program fee is on a sliding scale, $450-$550. Private room with bathroom, add $100.

Weekend Meditation Retreat

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A 3 day Zazenkai at Ithaca Zen Center. Newcomers are welcome, and asked to please contact and arrange a practice orientation with Chris at zen@cornell.edu. Program fee is $150.

7 Day Sesshin at Ithaca Zen Center

Ithaca Zen Center zendo interior jiki bell

Sesshin—a 5 to 7-day silent meditation retreat held at the Ithaca Zen Center four times a year. Sesshin is a chance to immerse oneself in a longer period of practice. Newcomers are asked to please contact and arrange a practice orientation with Chris at zen@cornell.edu.

Rōhatsu Sesshin at Rinzai-ji with Yoshin

Rohatsu sesshin Rinzaiji

Join us at Rōhatsu Sesshin as we honor the full enlightenment of Shakyamuni Buddha. To cerebrate this auspicious occasion, this 7-day retreat is held. Rinzai-ji is pleased to announce that Yoshin David Radin from Ithaca Zen Center is able to return after months of recovory from serious health condition he had. The retreat begins with Banka at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 30.

November 30, 2019, 4:00pm – December 7, 2019, 9:00pm