Zen Weekend in July – Beginner, 2020

Zen Weekend between 23 and 26 July, 2020, led by Man Jo Sunim.

Only full-time application is available.

If you have a flu, or you are currently being treated for any psychiatric problem or disorder, we kindly request that you participate in our practice after your treatment has been successfully concluded.

You are welcome to come any day before the retreat and stay longer after the end.

Before application, please read Temple Rules.

The overhead costs for the 3-day retreat is 75 EUR / 85 USD / 450 ILS. Thank you for your help and cooperation.

For application, please use the online application webform below. When successfuly sent, you get an automated confirmation email immediately and soon we respond to everyone’s application suggesting the exact arrival and departure times so as to minimize traffic during the retreat. Should you not receice a personal answer, or have a trouble with sending the form, please contact usPlease do not purchase any tickets for your travel to the Temple before you have received our confirmation of your participation.

There is a detailed guide on how to get to the temple.

We provide vegetarian (or vegan, if needed) meals three times a day as well as facilities to do laundry at regular intervals.

Besides your personal needs, bring a sleeping bag, a flashlight, slippers and an alarm clock.

Please always wear socks when you enter the Dharma Room. Also, be mindful not to wear 1) athlete’s shirt or other sleeveless shirt, 2) deep-cut  shirt/blouse, 3) ponchos or other loosely hanging dress, 4) trousers not reaching below the knees, 5) skirts, 6) tight trousers and shirts (stretch fabric), 7) anything with pictures, ads, posters, and 8) overly bright colors. Thank you for your cooperation.

This information is periodically updated and refreshed, so we encourage you to check back later on.

The daily schedule is:

04:40 Wake up
05:00 Morning chants
06:00 40′ sitting meditation
07:00 Breakfast
07:40 Work / Morning program
11:00 Meal offering ceremony
12:00 Lunch
13:00-17:00 Afternoon program
17:30 Dinner
19:00 Evening chants
19:30 2×40′ sitting meditation
21:00 Four Great Bodhisattva Vows
22:00 Lights out

Zen Weekend in July – Beginner, 2020

  • Start date: 2020.07.23
  • End date: 2020.07.26
  • Start time: 2020.01.23 16:30
  • Phone number: +36 20 257 3856
  • Category: Zen Weekend - Beginner
  • Host of the event: Man Jo Sunim
  • Location: Original Light Zen Temple