The retreat includes sitting and walking meditation, Dharma talk, and 1:1 interviews. Participants are expected to sit the entirety of the day to maintain consistency of the retreat experience.
A mid-morning snack, light vegetarian lunch, and dinner will be served.
Previous experience sitting with the CZC or Furnace Mountain Sangha is recommended, or equivalent experience.
Guest Teacher Dae Do Soen-Sa (Dr. Bob Kohl) is an osteopathic physician, bodyworker, and Zen teacher in the Furnace Mountain Sangha. He began practicing Zen in the early 90s and received Inka (permission to teach) from Zen Master Dae Gak in 2011.
Suggested donation is $90. If this donation presents a hardship, please email us—we have scholarships available.
If you attempt to register and find the retreat is full, you will have the option of joining a waitlist. We will notify you if spaces become available.