Sesshin

Sesshin, the traditional intensive meditation retreat, is offered four times a year at Zen Center of Syracuse Hoen-ji and six times a year at Dai Bosatsu Zendo Kongo-ji. During sesshin, frequent dokusan and daily teachings are offered, in addition to a rigorous schedule of sitting, chanting, work practice, and formal meals.

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 7:00pm through Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 5:00pm

Winter Sesshin at Hoenji is always deep and still. Please register as soon as possible, so that officers can be selected and preparations made. You may register now and pay later, if necessary.

If you pre-pay for all 4 sesshins in 2015,  you'll receive one sesshin for free! Follow the instructions at the registration link to receive this special discount. This special rate is only available until January 7th.

Registration is now open. To register, either:

To receive the discount without registering online, send or deliver a check for $600 before January sesshin; write "four sesshins in 2015" on the subject line.

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:00pm through Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 5:00pm

This sesshin is not yet open for registration.

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 7:00pm through Sunday, July 26, 2015 - 5:00pm

This sesshin is not yet open for registration.

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 7:00pm through Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 5:00pm

This sesshin is not yet open for registration.