1 Day Zen Retreat April 27th

Retreat is a time to look inside and investigate our life. It is an opportunity to clear our mind of habitual thinking and access our wisdom and compassion.

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Retreat Info

Please join us for a 1 day retreat Saturday, April 27th. 1 day retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with Jason Quinn JDPSN. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. 

To register for the retreat, fill out the Retreat Registration Form
To see the schedule and fee click here

3 Day Zen Retreat January 25th - 27th

Retreat is a time to look inward and investigate our experience. It is an opportunity to see through our habitual thinking and feeling, uncovering our natural wisdom and compassion. 

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Retreat Info

Please join us for a 3 day retreat Friday, January 25th through Sunday, January 27th. Retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with Jason Quinn JDPSN. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. 


To see the schedule and fee click here
To register for the retreat, fill out the Retreat Registration Form

1 Day Zen Retreat December 15

Retreat is a time to look inside and investigate our life. It is an opportunity to clear our mind of habitual thinking and access our wisdom and compassion.

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Retreat Info

Please join us for a 1 day retreat Saturday, December 15th. 1 day retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with Zen Master Bon Soeng. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. 

To register for the retreat, fill out the Retreat Registration Form
To see the schedule and fee click here

3 Day Zen Retreat November 16th - 18th

Retreat is a time to look inward and investigate our experience. It is an opportunity to see through our habitual thinking and feeling, uncovering our natural wisdom and compassion. 

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Retreat Info

Please join us for a 3 day retreat Friday, November 16th through Sunday, November 18th. Retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with Zen Master Bon Soeng. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. 


To see the schedule and fee click here
To register for the retreat, fill out the Retreat Registration Form

[CANCELED] 1 Day Zen Retreat October 20th

Retreat is a time to look inside and investigate our life. It is an opportunity to clear our mind of habitual thinking and access our wisdom and compassion.

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Retreat Info

Please join us for a 1 day retreat Saturday, October 20th. 1 day retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with Jason Quinn JDPSN. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. 

3 Day Zen Retreat/Precepts Ceremony September 14th - 16th

Retreat is a time to look inward and investigate our experience. It is an opportunity to see through our habitual thinking and feeling, uncovering our natural wisdom and compassion. 

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Retreat Info

Please join us for a 3 day retreat Friday, July 20th through Sunday, June 22nd. Retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with Zen Master Bon Soeng. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. 


To see the schedule and fee click here
To register for the retreat, fill out the Retreat Registration Form

 

Precepts Ceremony Info

We are also having a precepts ceremony on Sunday, September 16th at 12:30pm. Everyone is welcome to attend, even if you do not sit the retreat. Please come and join us!

1 Day Zen Retreat June 16

Retreat is a time to look inside and investigate our life. It is an opportunity to clear our mind of habitual thinking and access our wisdom and compassion.

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Retreat Info

Please join us for a 1 day retreat Saturday, June 16th. 1 day retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with Zen Master Bon Soeng. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. 

To register for the retreat, fill out the Retreat Registration Form
To see the schedule and fee click here

2 Day Work Retreat August 19 - 20

Please join us for our annual 2 day work retreat Saturday, August 19th and Sunday, August 20th from 9:30am to 4:30pm each day (there will be no morning or evening practice on either day). 

Feel free to come any time, but please stay for at least 1 hour. Registration is not necessary, and there will be free lunch! It is a wonderful way to help the Zen Center and talk with the other practitioners (work retreats are not silent). 

Work might consist of painting, carpentry, yard work, cleaning, etc. so please bring work clothes.

3 Day Retreat July 18-20

Retreat is a time to look inside and investigate our life. It is an opportunity to clear our mind of habitual thinking and access our wisdom and compassion.

Please join us for a 3 day retreat Friday, July 18th through Sunday, July 20th. Retreats include extended sitting practice, chanting, bowing, and private dharma interviews with guiding teacher Zen Master Soeng Hyang. Everyone is invited to participate, regardless of experience or traditions, in parts or all of the retreat. Please call or email for registration, entry times or any other questions.

Phone: 510-845-8565
Email: hdt@emptygatezen.com
To see the schedule and fee click here