Buddha’s awakening retreat

Led by Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure

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A silent retreat * in homage of Buddha’s awakening. Every year, in each temple, the nuns and monks commemorate Buddha’s awakening, reliving his experience, sat in zazen. The Buddha’s awakening retreat * unfolds in silence, facing oneself. The 30 min zazen follow one another and alternate with kin-hin. It ends with a great ceremony in honour of Buddha’s awakening.

* In Japanese: sesshin, “touch the mind”

Details:

Rohatsu Sesshin 2019 (Eng)

  • Arrival : evening of December 2nd. Dinner at 8pm. Departure : December 8th after lunch. It is also possible to participate to part of this sesshin. Please bring bowls and napkins.