Beginner’s Mind One-Day Meditation Retreat

Los Angeles
Beginner’s Mind One-Day Retreat
Sunday, Sept. 30, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Hazy Moon Zen Center
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This one-day retreats combines the essential elements of the Zen tradition with the ease of casual instruction, informal dialogue and short, 20-minute meditation periods. You’ll come away with a complete taste of the Zen tradition: seated and walking meditation, services, mindful work and a dharma talk. A vegetarian lunch is provided. The cost is $40.

Weekend Meditation Retreats

Upstate NY
Beautiful Valley: A Zen Retreat
Oct. 11-14
Chapin Mill Retreat Center near Batavia
Registration Open

Chapin Mill Retreat Center sits on 135 tranquil acres with a spring-fed mill pond, large open meadows, a simple labyrinth, orchard and walking trails. Here, in a meditation center built expressly for Zen and surrounded by peak fall colors, we come together to practice the ancient Way. Suitable for all levels of practitioners, including beginners, the retreat includes sitting, chanting, walking meditation, Dharma talks and the opportunity to meet privately with a teacher.