We celebrate the conclusion of the spring training period and the start of summer with a full day of practice. All of the events of this retreat are open for in-person and drop-in attendance if you are fully vaccinated. While one can drop into any of the periods without prior notice, if you wish to attend the whole day, or through any of the meals you must contact us by Thursday June 16th. If you’d like to make it a weekend event from Friday through Sunday or an overnight please contact us to make arrangements. Please note that any overnight stays need to be arranged by Thursday June 16th. If there is limited in-person signups this retreat will be shift to drop-in and online attendance only.
We will continue to broadcast these retreats via Zoom for those unable to join us. We will begin the online broadcast during regular Friday evening zazen and conclude after Sunday’s Zazenkai allowing for one to be able to extend ones practice beyond the full day.
Essential Information for those Joining Online
• Download the full schedule: Daylong Retreat Schedule
• The sutra book we will be using can be downloaded here: Virtual Sutra book
• Read these posts: Guidelines for Virtual Events and Orientation to Virtual Sesshin.
• To receive the links for Virtual Events by email: Tahoma Virtual Events mailing list.
Friday, June 17th
6:30pm to 8:20pm: Zazen
Saturday, June 18th
5am to 7am: Choka; Zazen
10:30am to Noon: Zazen
2pm to 4:00pm: Dharma Talk; Zazen
6:00pm to 8:45pm: Zazen
Sunday, June 19th
8:00am to 9:30am:: Zazenkai
Zoom Link: [event has passed]
Saturday June 18th
|5:00am||Choka (sutras p.3-14); Sampai; Han|
|5:40am||Zazen (short period); Kinhin|
|7:00am||Breakfast; Cleanup; Break|
|10:30am||Zazen; Zazen; Kinhin|
|Noon||Lunch; Cleanup; Break|
|2:00pm||Dharma Talk; Kinhin|
|4:15pm||Physical/Outside practice [self-directed]|
|5:00pm||Dinner (informal, optional); Cleanup; Break|
|6:00pm||Uninterrupted Zazen; Han Kinhin;|
|7:00pm||Zazen; Zazen; Kinhin|
|8:45pm||Han; Closing Sutra (p.17); Sampai|
Events in Bold will be streamed.
Please email us with any questions: Contact Information
This retreat is offered without charge, however there are costs to us for food, utilities, printing and operations. So please do consider making a donation online or in person with this in mind.