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Staying in a Zen Temple: Sesshin 接心

The last 3 days at Fumonken have without a doubt been the most intense and hardest thing I have experienced in my life. Every month, there is a period (usually 1-7 days) of intensive meditation (zazen) called Sesshin 接心, which translates to… 637 more words

Personal Reflection

Thoughts. And a true date for the flower workshop

A few notes, just before going into sesshin:

Brahmavihara Cambodia:

I’m reading the financial report from my friend Beth Goldring, about her project working with AIDS and TB patients in Cambodia. 605 more words

Spiritual Practice

Home from sesshin

I’ve just (the weekend) returned from my first residential 7 day sesshin, (CHET centre, Crosby Hall) commonly in the west referred to as a ‘retreat’. 161 more words

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