Calendar

Jun
4
Sun
@ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jun 4 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1890465_10153950265050405_1856771416_oZen Services – Zen students may attend the full service or partial. Doors open at specific times only – be early! Please look at the schedule below, and enter quietly and with great care so not to distract the other students. You may choose the type and length of your activities depending on your abilities and needs; however, please see the below schedule for allowed entrance and exit times.
Sunday 
3:00 – 4:00pm Formal Sutra/Dharani Chanting
4:00 – 4:30pm Zazen (seated meditation)
4:30 – 5:00pm Samu Break (During this period students may join the Sangha or depart; however, essential silence is observed)
5:00 – 5:30pm Teisho/Dharma Talk or Dokusan
5:30 – 6:00pm Zazen
6:00 – 6:30pm Fellowship Tea and Cheese
Family day @ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jun 4 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Family and friends of the zendo (all welcome) site6spend an afternoon of fellowship, food, music and games for the kids!

Jun
11
Sun
@ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jun 11 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1890465_10153950265050405_1856771416_oZen Services – Zen students may attend the full service or partial. Doors open at specific times only – be early! Please look at the schedule below, and enter quietly and with great care so not to distract the other students. You may choose the type and length of your activities depending on your abilities and needs; however, please see the below schedule for allowed entrance and exit times.
Sunday 
3:00 – 4:00pm Formal Sutra/Dharani Chanting
4:00 – 4:30pm Zazen (seated meditation)
4:30 – 5:00pm Samu Break (During this period students may join the Sangha or depart; however, essential silence is observed)
5:00 – 5:30pm Teisho/Dharma Talk or Dokusan
5:30 – 6:00pm Zazen
6:00 – 6:30pm Fellowship Tea and Cheese
Jun
18
Sun
@ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jun 18 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1890465_10153950265050405_1856771416_oZen Services – Zen students may attend the full service or partial. Doors open at specific times only – be early! Please look at the schedule below, and enter quietly and with great care so not to distract the other students. You may choose the type and length of your activities depending on your abilities and needs; however, please see the below schedule for allowed entrance and exit times.
Sunday 
3:00 – 4:00pm Formal Sutra/Dharani Chanting
4:00 – 4:30pm Zazen (seated meditation)
4:30 – 5:00pm Samu Break (During this period students may join the Sangha or depart; however, essential silence is observed)
5:00 – 5:30pm Teisho/Dharma Talk or Dokusan
5:30 – 6:00pm Zazen
6:00 – 6:30pm Fellowship Tea and Cheese
Jun
25
Sun
@ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1890465_10153950265050405_1856771416_oZen Services – Zen students may attend the full service or partial. Doors open at specific times only – be early! Please look at the schedule below, and enter quietly and with great care so not to distract the other students. You may choose the type and length of your activities depending on your abilities and needs; however, please see the below schedule for allowed entrance and exit times.
Sunday 
3:00 – 4:00pm Formal Sutra/Dharani Chanting
4:00 – 4:30pm Zazen (seated meditation)
4:30 – 5:00pm Samu Break (During this period students may join the Sangha or depart; however, essential silence is observed)
5:00 – 5:30pm Teisho/Dharma Talk or Dokusan
5:30 – 6:00pm Zazen
6:00 – 6:30pm Fellowship Tea and Cheese
Introduction to Zen Part 2 @ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

5467Interested in Zen? Looking for an authentic Zen Experience? Blue Mountain Zendo is an authentic Rinzai Zen Temple, located in the Blue Mountains of Andreas, Pennsylvania. The temple is led by Rev. Ryuun Joriki Baker, Osho, a recognized monk and teacher in the Rinzai Zen Lineage. Our “Beginner’s Retreat” is a wonderful introduction to the practice of Rinzai Zen Buddhism. The day will include the following:

 

  1. Chanting
  2. Jihatsu (Formal Eating)
  3. Walking Meditation (Kinhin)
  4. Tea Ceremony
Jul
2
Sun
@ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jul 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1890465_10153950265050405_1856771416_oZen Services – Zen students may attend the full service or partial. Doors open at specific times only – be early! Please look at the schedule below, and enter quietly and with great care so not to distract the other students. You may choose the type and length of your activities depending on your abilities and needs; however, please see the below schedule for allowed entrance and exit times.
Sunday 
3:00 – 4:00pm Formal Sutra/Dharani Chanting
4:00 – 4:30pm Zazen (seated meditation)
4:30 – 5:00pm Samu Break (During this period students may join the Sangha or depart; however, essential silence is observed)
5:00 – 5:30pm Teisho/Dharma Talk or Dokusan
5:30 – 6:00pm Zazen
6:00 – 6:30pm Fellowship Tea and Cheese
Jul
9
Sun
@ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1890465_10153950265050405_1856771416_oZen Services – Zen students may attend the full service or partial. Doors open at specific times only – be early! Please look at the schedule below, and enter quietly and with great care so not to distract the other students. You may choose the type and length of your activities depending on your abilities and needs; however, please see the below schedule for allowed entrance and exit times.
Sunday 
3:00 – 4:00pm Formal Sutra/Dharani Chanting
4:00 – 4:30pm Zazen (seated meditation)
4:30 – 5:00pm Samu Break (During this period students may join the Sangha or depart; however, essential silence is observed)
5:00 – 5:30pm Teisho/Dharma Talk or Dokusan
5:30 – 6:00pm Zazen
6:00 – 6:30pm Fellowship Tea and Cheese
Jul
14
Fri
Summer Sesshin @ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 16 @ 10:00 am

“Sesshin”, literally “to collect the mind”, is the Zen Buddhist seclusion or intensive period, consisting of three DSC_0606days of silent meditative practice. Included in these periods are daily Zazen, Dharma Talks/Teisho (sermons), Samu (work) periods, and private interview/meeting (Dokusan) twice daily with Ryuun Joriki Baker, Osho.

Jul
16
Sun
@ Blue Mountain Zendo
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1890465_10153950265050405_1856771416_oZen Services – Zen students may attend the full service or partial. Doors open at specific times only – be early! Please look at the schedule below, and enter quietly and with great care so not to distract the other students. You may choose the type and length of your activities depending on your abilities and needs; however, please see the below schedule for allowed entrance and exit times.
Sunday 
3:00 – 4:00pm Formal Sutra/Dharani Chanting
4:00 – 4:30pm Zazen (seated meditation)
4:30 – 5:00pm Samu Break (During this period students may join the Sangha or depart; however, essential silence is observed)
5:00 – 5:30pm Teisho/Dharma Talk or Dokusan
5:30 – 6:00pm Zazen
6:00 – 6:30pm Fellowship Tea and Cheese