Olympia Zen Center
Order of Ryokan
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 6:15 - 7:15
Saturday 7:30 Zazen, ceremony, samu, breakfast, study
Wednesday 7:00 Zazen with Teisho or encouragement talk.
Newcomer Orientation at 6:00 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month.
Thursday 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Zazen and walking meditation only. Young people are welcome.
Longer retreats occur monthly, and semi-annually.
RESIDENCIES FOR PRACTICING ZEN STUDENTS
LIVING AT THE CENTER
There is opportunity for residence for Zen students at OZC. Please inquire to obtain an application.
Personal Retreats may be arranged to suit your individual needs. Retreatants are requested to fill out an application which will be sent on request.
ONE DAY SESSHIN 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
March 2: Opening of Practice Period
April 2: Shuso Ceremony 10:30 a.m.
May 7 Mahapajapati Ceremony for Mother's Day
May 14: Tokunaga Sensei at Evergreen College
May 21 Sewing Retreat
June 18 Sewing Retreat
July 13-17 Full Moon Retreat
October 15 Sesshin with Okesa Finishing Ceremony
November 19 Gratitude Sesshin
December 6-12 Rohatsu Sesshin
December 21 Ryokan Ceremony