Ango means “peaceful dwelling” and is traditionally defined in Zen as a period of time set aside to devote ourselves to intensive practice and Zen training. It is a training period for senior monks, culminating in the Shuso Hossen ceremony. The Summer Ango in Torrey will announce a practice schedule that includes morning and evening … Read moreUSA > Torrey, Utah > Two Arrows Zen – Summer Ango
Genpo Roshi leads the evolution of the Big Mind process, guiding participants to experiences and clarity not presently offered by any other teacher or facilitator.
This Retreat will be led by Genpo Roshi and Peter Gregory. It begins Saturday September 21 at 10:00 am, and ends Sunday September 22 at 6:00 pm. Suggested donation: $400. College and University students may make a dana donation. Contact Ivis by email or phone, 801-328-8414, for Active Student suggested donation. For more information contact Mary Ellen by … Read moreUSA > Boulder > 2-Day Retreat – Vimalakirti Sutra: The Awakened Lay Person – with Genpo Roshi
Sit As A Mountain is Mugaku Roshi’s annual meditation retreat in Torrey, set in the midst of the red rock canyons and alpine forests of Southern Utah. This sesshin emphasizes the formal practice of zazen and silence, in the beautiful Torrey Zendo and a supportive natural environment. MORE INFORMATION Registration will open in Spring, 2019 … Read moreUSA > Torrey, Utah > Sit As A Mountain Sesshin with Michael Mugaku Zimmerman Roshi
October 12, 2019 7:30 AM – 2:00 PM ARTSPACE ZENDO 230 SOUTH 500 WEST, SUITE 155, SLC For beginners, a Day of Zen with Michael Mugaku Zimmerman is an opportunity to learn about meditation in a supportive atmosphere. For people familiar with sitting meditation (zazen), a Day of Zen will provide a space for deepening … Read moreUSA > Salt Lake City > Artspace Zendo > Day of Zen with Michael Mugaku Zimmerman Roshi
I will be sharing my experience of the student/teacher relationship as well as koan practice and how to best teach shikantaza. I will do my best to pour 45 years of experience into these five days. Participation open to Senseis or those who Genpo Roshi feels have the potential to become a Zen teacher … Read moreUSA > Salt Lake City > ECCU > 5-Day Advanced Zen Teacher Training with Genpo Roshi
November 7-10, 2019 Artspace Zendo 230 South 500 West, Suite 155, SLC Join Michael Mugaku Zimmerman Roshi for a unique weekend urban retreat at Artspace Zendo over four days. Full days include extended periods of zazen, walking meditation in the city, shared work practice (samu), meals together, interview with the Teacher (Dokusan), and Dharma Talks. … Read moreUSA > Salt Lake City > Artspace Zendo > Urban Weekend Retreat with Michael Mugaku Zimmerman Roshi
This retreat is a unique opportunity to work closely with Genpo Roshi in a very small group with no more than six others. Five hours a day of teaching and Big Mind and additional time for meditation will allow you to reflect on the past year and the year to come. We will also explore power and empowerment, how to receive it, be with it, and then let it go.