led by Anshin Rosalie Curtis
Thursday, June 11, through Saturday, June 13, 2015 Sesshin
means to collect the heart-mind. Traditional Soto Zen meditation retreats include oryoki meals, daily dharma talks, sitting and walking meditation, and private interviews with senior teachers. Wednesday, June 10: Evening orientation for sesshin
- Oryoki instruction 5 pm
- Dinner 6:30 pm
- Orientation for all participants 7:30 pm
Meals are included in the cost of sesshin. However, to receive your meals, you will need an oryoki set. You may bring your own or rent an oryoki set for the duration of sesshin. If you would like to rent oryoki please add the rent oryoki set fee to your reservation. To purchase your own oryoki set, contact the City Center Ino by email (email@example.com
$180; $162 current members; $144 limited income.
- Optional overnight accommodations: $25 per night, shared room; contact the shika (guest manager) at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 415.354.0395.
- Some partial scholarships available.
Please register by Monday, June 8, 2015, 9 am
. Use the Register Online button above for fees (accommodations separate; see above). Or call our toll free number (888.743.9362) or local number (415.475.9362).
About Registration, Scholarships, and Cancellations
- If this is your first sesshin at City Center, please contact the ino (head of meditation hall) at 415.354.0391 or by email prior to registering.
Anshin Rosalie Curtis
Anshin Rosalie Curtis came to Zen Center for the first time on January 2, 1982 for a Saturday Dharma talk. She has held various staff and officer positions and was Zen Center's graphic designer for 10 years in the 1990s. She completed her shuso training as a lay practitioner in 2004, was ordained as a priest a year later, and received dharma transmission from Michael Wenger in 2011. Currently she is the tanto, head of practice, at City Center.