Sesshin, Retreat, Class and Jukai dates

2017:

  • January 3-22 Coming and Going Sesshin
  • March 16-19 Spring Sesshin
  • April 7-9 Teachers Retreat
  • July 14-21 Summer Sesshin
  • Sept 9 Buddhism 101
  • Oct 6-9 Fall Sesshin
  • Oct 14 Buddhism 101
  • Nov 3-5 The Study and Practice Retreat
  • November 11 Buddhism 101
  • Dec 2 Buddhism 101 (ending at 4pm)
  • Dec 2 Winter Jukai Ceremony (following Buddhism 101)
  • Dec 7-10 Rohatsu Sesshin

2018:

  • January 2-22 Coming and Going Sesshin (Shuso Hossen on Sunday, Jan. 21)
  • March 15-18 Spring Sesshin
  • April 6-8 Teachers Retreat
  • April 14 Spring Jukai Ceremony
  • July 13-20 Summer Sesshin
  • Sept 20-23 Fall Sesshin
  • Dec 6-9 Rohatsu Sesshin

Sesshin is an intensive residential practice period held at Boundless Way Temple/Worcester Zen Center, taught by:

Josh Jiun Bartok, Roshi
Melissa Myozen Blacker, Roshi
James Myosan Cordova, Sensei
Diane Shoshin Fitzgerald, Sensei
James Myoun Ford, Roshi
Kate Kagen Hartland, Sensei
David Dae An Rynick, Roshi

More information about sesshin, including fees and application forms, is available on the Boundless Way Zen website, or write to info@boundlesswayzen.org. Registration for sesshin opens two months in advance.