Nirvana Day Zazenkai

2/21/2020, 5:30pm - 2/23/2020, 9:00am at Myoshinji

Nirvana Day Zazenkai commemorates the parinirvana of Shakyamuni Buddha. The zazenkai begins with informal dinner at 5:30 followed by instruction. The formal retreat begins at 7 PM with Fusatsu, Renewal of Vows, including a council circle and ceremony. Zazenkai concludes on Sunday morning with the Gate of Sweet Nectar ceremony at 7 AM followed by informal breakfast. Participants may attend part time if unable to be at the entire zazenkai. Please bring non-perishable food items to donate following Gate of Sweet Nectar Ceremony.

The cost of this retreat is $75 and includes overnight accommodations Friday and Saturday nights as well as all meals.