Join Ōshin Jennings and other NBZ Sangha members on our Year End Sesshin with the Village Zendo. More information, reposted here from Village Zendo's website.
For complete information click here for Village Zendo's information and registration instructions
Year End Sesshin with Roshi Enkyo O’Hara and Village Zendo Teachers
The Garrison Institute
Garrison, New York
Full Retreat: Tuesday, December 26 to Monday, January 1st
Half Retreat: Tuesday, December 26 to Friday, December 29
Part of our Winter Ango 2017-2018.
The Village Zendo’s year-end retreat is the perfect time for quiet meditation and deep silence. Our schedule is serious (with plenty of zazen) but also spacious (with unstructured time in the afternoon for rest, outdoor walks or body practice). There are dharma talks every day, and ample opportunity to meet with our teachers. Delicious vegetarian meals are offered buffet-style. If you have put off doing a residential retreat, or felt intimidated to try one, this is a wonderful retreat to attend. Come and join the Village Zendo sangha as we greet the new year with clear minds and open hearts.
NOTE: Registration will close December 22nd for our winter retreat at the Garrison Institute.
All registration is handled directly by the Garrison Institute. There are two steps:
1. If you are a VZ member, email Lori at email@example.com, and ask for the discount code for the full retreat or the half retreat. Members receive a $50 discount.
2. Go to the Garrison Institute’s website to register and make your payment. There is a line on the registration form for you to enter your VZ discount code.
If you are seeking financial assistance from the Village Zendo to attend this retreat, please contact Ryotan at
firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the registration process.
If you are not a VZ member please go directly to the Garrison Institute’s website to register.