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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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"No Place Is Too Far To Sit With Your Master"

Share travel costs, Build relationships and Enjoy the confort of traveling by car.

Do not let Transportation problems stop you from attending Sesshins.

Visit the Sesshins pages and leave a replay offering or asking for a car lift.

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From 'Resuming Big Mind', in "Not Always So", by Shunryu Suzuki

“So we don’t practice zazen to attain some big enlightenment that will change our whole being or solve all our problems. That is not the right understanding. 26 more words

Cultivating My Sesshin

Lately I’ve been reading about sesshin, which is the extended periods of zazen that meditators undertake from time to time, usually ranging from a mini-sesshin of three days to a full-blown seven to ten day sessions. 1,020 more words