January 2019 Intensive at Green Dragon Temple, GGF 1/6 – 1/27

Led by Senior Dharma Teacher Tenshin Reb Anderson
Sunday, January 6 (arrival date) – Sunday, January 27

This three-week retreat offers an opportunity for experienced meditators to join the Green Gulch staff in a period of intensive residential practice. Our schedule will include morning, afternoon, and evening zazen; formal (oryoki) meals; periods of work practice; dharma talks; classes; and group discussions. There will also be formal and informal meetings with teachers, and classes given by Tenshin Reb Anderson. The Intensive will conclude with a five-day sesshin.

Sample Schedule & Guidelines: [Word] [PDF]

To Apply:

  • Download an application: [Word] [PDF] Email your application to Sonja Gardenswartz, Assistant to Tenshin Reb Anderson, at rebassistant@sfzc.org.
  • Mailing address for Reb’s Assistant: Sonja Gardenswartz – January Intensive 2019, Green Gulch Farm, 1601 Shoreline Highway, Sausalito, CA 94965

Deadline for applications: November 21, 2018. Late applications will be considered in mid-December, if space allows. Please contact Sonja Gardenswartz at rebassistant@sfzc.org if you require early acceptance notification due to travel arrangements.

Fees:

  • Non-refundable application fee: $30. This fee can be paid by check or online using the ticket table below [available soon].
  • Intensive fees*:
    • $1,150 – shared student housing
    • $1,450 – shared guest housing
    • $1,900 – private guest housing (if available)
    • Payment may be made by cash, check, or credit card in US DOLLARS ONLY. Green Gulch cannot accept payment in foreign currencies.
    • Some partial scholarships may be available upon request. Contact the Green Gulch Farm director (ggfdirector@sfzc.org).

Deadline for applications: November 21, 2018. Late applications will be considered in mid-December, if space allows.

For any cancellations, please inform Sonja at rebassistant@sfzc.org at your earliest convenience.

*The fees for the Green Gulch Farm January Intensive do not fully cover the cost of maintaining Green Gulch Farm during the month of January. Please consider making a donation to San Francisco Zen Center to support the Intensive and the precious training and teachings offered at Green Gulch Farm–Green Dragon Temple, now and in the future. Thank you.