Half-Day Zazen Retreat

Date: November 18, 2023

Time: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple and Online

Address: 6401 Northeast 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, USA

Price: Free/by donationSpecify any amount; $20 suggested donation

Half-Day Zazen Retreat

November 18, 2023

8:00am - 12:00pm

If you use your mind to study reality, you won’t understand either your mind or reality. If you study reality without using your mind, you’ll understand both. -Bodhidharma

This Ango check-in is a half day of Zen practice and an opportunity to share reflections on your Ango (traditional intensive period of practice) experience and ask a teacher questions about it.

Join us for a silent half day of meditation (seated and walking), chanting, and interaction with community and teachers. During this half day of practice we’ll sit facing the wall, embodying the spirit of Bodhidharma’s Zazen.

This retreat is held in silence.

7:45 a.m. Please arrive by
8:00 a.m. Zazen
9:00 a.m. Service
9:30 a.m. Break
9:50 a.m. Zazen
11:20 a.m. Talk, sharing reflections on your Ango practice and asking questions