Winter Zazenkai – A Day of Zen Practice Online
January 30, 2021
7:30am - 5pm
Zazenkai is a seasonal day of community practice. During this winter time of Covid, Zazenkai will be broadcast via zoom from Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple.
Join the community in exploring and inquiring into the 5 Vows of Zazenkai. Through zazen, work practice and teachings we will embody the vows of stability, mindfulness, opening the heart, joyful gratitude and awakening.
Basic schedule will be:
7:30 Zazen — Vow of Stability (being grounded in body and the earth)
9:30 – 10:45 Work Practice — Vow of Mindfulness
11:00 Zazen — Vow of Opening the Heart
12:00 – 1:30 lunch and rest
1:30 – 3:00 Zazen — Vow of Gratitude and Joy (dharma talk)
3:15- 4:25 Zazen — Vow for Awakening
4:30 Seal our Vows with the Ceremony of Ethical Living
4:50 Closing Circle