Chuang zi: The Sage Embraces The Fool with David Weinstein
A short video clip from a talk given by David at Summer Sesshin, July 2019.
Art work from Urban Retreat
Art work by participants of Urban Retreat – Gestating the Spiritual Embryo with David Wienstein & Michael Hofmann
March 21-24 – The Dragon of Requirement – An Open Mind Retreat with John Tarrant
Register Now – a dragon will save you.
A Thousand Mountains Covered With Snow – A Daylong Retreat with Rachel Boughton
The winter is a time for the world to come to rest, all of us along with all the other mountains.
Feb. 9th – Lunar New Year Urban Retreat – We Come From the Light and Return to It
Registration closed – there is now a wait list for Saturday: Feb. 9th Lunar New Year Urban Retreat on 9:30-5pm @ RMC
Years’ End RETREAT @ RMC – At the Threshold of the New Time – John Tarrant
Annual PZI Benefit Retreat Dec. 29-30 with John Tarrant -At the end of the year we clean house (the Japanese custom), pay debts, carouse, mourn the beauties and losses of the old year..
RETREAT: Secret of the Golden Flower- A Taoist -Buddhist Book of Life
This Saturday – Dec 1st 9-5 @RMC: Zen arose from the intersection of Taoism and Buddhism in China. The Secret of the Golden Flower is a text which uniquely combines the wisdom of both traditions into one fabric
In the Shit & Piss With Hakuin – David Weinstein
One of Hakuin’s students came to him and said that she had experienced the infinite light of awakening in all things.
RETREAT: Sun. Sept.16, Fall Equinox Day with Illana Berger
At the Fall Equinox there is a balance of light and darkness. The beauty way is walking in balance, just as the cycle of time shows us and teaches us.
An URBAN Retreat -Walking Naturally Being Unborn with Bankei
My teacher in Japan, Yamada Roshi, quoted Bankei as he gave me his condolences for my mother’s death. He said how sorry he was to have heard the news of my mother’s death and he added:
“But, you know, we are never really born so… We never really die.”