Upcoming Events

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm

Please join us for a 1 day Zen meditation retreat in Evanston.  All are welcome.  Suggested donation is $50.00 for the entire day.  For more information:

The standard schedule for a one-day sesshin is as follows [Evanston]:

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

While we welcome newcomers to all of our regular Zen Meditation services, once every month [typically the 3rd Sunday] we offer an "Introduction to Zen Meditation Workshop" for those who prefer a more structured introduction to our meditation practice.  Zen Meditation Practice permits an understanding and realization of the deeper and more subtle aspects of our lives and points toward a compassionate and more confident way of living.

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 7:00pm to Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm

Please join us for a 1 day Zen meditation retreat in Evanston.  All are welcome.  Suggested donation is $50.00 for the entire day.  For more information:

The standard schedule for a one-day sesshin is as follows [Evanston]:

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Please join us for a special holiday service in observance of the Japanese Buddhist holiday of Obon.  Obon is a day dedicated to the memory of our physical and spiritual ancestors.  A special Dharma talk will be given.  All are welcome.  After the service, please join us for lunch at a local restaurant.  The 2PM service on this day only will be cancelled.

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 9:30am to 8:30pm

Please join us for a one day meditation retreat at a private home in Schaumburg, IL.  Please contact us for further information and details.

Schedule:

Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

While we welcome newcomers to all of our regular Zen Meditation services, once every month [typically the 3rd Sunday] we offer an "Introduction to Zen Meditation Workshop" for those who prefer a more structured introduction to our meditation practice.  Zen Meditation Practice permits an understanding and realization of the deeper and more subtle aspects of our lives and points toward a compassionate and more confident way of living.

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm

Please join us for a 1 day Zen meditation retreat in Evanston.  All are welcome.  Suggested donation is $50.00 for the entire day.  For more information:

The standard schedule for a one-day sesshin is as follows [Evanston]:

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 9:30am to 8:30pm

Please join us for a one day meditation retreat at a private home in Schaumburg, IL.  Please contact us for further information and details.  Donation $50

 9:30PM  -12:00 PM      Zazen

12:00PM - 2:00 PM       Lunch

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Please join us for Fall Ohigan, a celebration of the autumnal equinox.  With it's image of balance, Ohigan reflects the balance that is expressed through our Zen practice.  All are welcome.  A special Dharma talk will be given and you are invited to join us for lunch at a local restaurant after the service. 

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

While we welcome newcomers to all of our regular Zen Meditation services, once every month [typically the 3rd Sunday] we offer an "Introduction to Zen Meditation Workshop" for those who prefer a more structured introduction to our meditation practice.  Zen Meditation Practice permits an understanding and realization of the deeper and more subtle aspects of our lives and points toward a compassionate and more confident way of living.

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm

Please join us for a 1 day Zen meditation retreat in Evanston.  All are welcome.  Suggested donation is $50.00 for the entire day.  For more information:

The standard schedule for a one-day sesshin is as follows [Evanston]:

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

While we welcome newcomers to all of our regular Zen Meditation services, once every month [typically the 3rd Sunday] we offer an "Introduction to Zen Meditation Workshop" for those who prefer a more structured introduction to our meditation practice.  Zen Meditation Practice permits an understanding and realization of the deeper and more subtle aspects of our lives and points toward a compassionate and more confident way of living.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 9:30am to 8:30pm

Please join us for a one day meditation retreat at a private home in Schaumburg, IL.  Please contact us for further information and details.  Donation $50

 9:30PM  -12:00 PM       Zazen

12:00PM - 2:00 PM       Lunch

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm

Please join us for a 1 day Zen meditation retreat in Evanston.  All are welcome.  Suggested donation is $50.00 for the entire day.  For more information:

The standard schedule for a one-day sesshin is as follows [Evanston]:

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 9:30am to 8:30pm

Please join us for a one day meditation retreat at a private home in Schaumburg, IL.  Please contact us for further information and details.  Donation $50

 9:30PM  -12:00 PM      Zazen

12:00PM - 2:00 PM     Lunch

Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

While we welcome newcomers to all of our regular Zen Meditation services, once every month [typically the 3rd Sunday] we offer an "Introduction to Zen Meditation Workshop" for those who prefer a more structured introduction to our meditation practice.  Zen Meditation Practice permits an understanding and realization of the deeper and more subtle aspects of our lives and points toward a compassionate and more confident way of living.

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm

Please join us for a 1 day Zen meditation retreat in Evanston.  All are welcome.  Suggested donation is $50.00 for the entire day.  For more information:

The standard schedule for a one-day sesshin is as follows [Evanston]:

Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 9:30am to 8:30pm

Please join us for a one day meditation retreat at a private home in Schaumburg, IL.  Please contact us for further information and details.  Donation $50

 9:30PM  -12:00 PM      Zazen

12:00PM - 2:00 PM     Lunch

Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

While we welcome newcomers to all of our regular Zen Meditation services, once every month [typically the 3rd Sunday] we offer an "Introduction to Zen Meditation Workshop" for those who prefer a more structured introduction to our meditation practice.  Zen Meditation Practice permits an understanding and realization of the deeper and more subtle aspects of our lives and points toward a compassionate and more confident way of living.

Past Events

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm
Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 12:30pm to 10:30pm