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Events

Sun, Jun 3, 2018 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
On June 3 at 9 a.m. as part of our morning service, please join us to commemorate the life and teachings of Gempo Yamamoto Roshi, who was Soen Nakagawa Roshi’s teacher, a long-time abbot of Ryutaku-...
Hoen-ji Summer Sesshin at Zen Center of Syracuse
Thu, Jul 26, 2018 - 7:00pm - Sun, Jul 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
Please click here for more information on attending sesshin at the Zen Center of Syracuse.
Hoen-ji Fall Sesshin at Zen Center of Syracuse
Thu, Oct 18, 2018 - 7:00pm - Sun, Oct 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Fri, Nov 23, 2018 - 5:00am
There will be no services on Thursday, November 23.

Ongoing programs

Dai Bosatsu Mandala Day On the Thursday or Sunday closest to the 21st of the month
Yoga Fridays 5:30 pm, Sundays 1:00 pm
Dharma Kids Periodic Sundays, 10:00am to 11:30am.
Dharma Study One Sunday a month, 7 - 9 pm.
Dokusan During Zazen, 2nd and 4th weeks of every month
Tibetan Service Saturdays, 10am - 11:30am
Residential Training at Hoen-ji Resident program; On-going
Deep Presence Introduction to meditation course
Conscious Stress Reduction Course teaching resilience through meditation and mindfulness training
Tibetan Dharma Study First Saturday of every month

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. Please click here for more information on attending sesshin at the Zen Center of Syracuse.

2018

Hoen-ji Summer Sesshin Jul 26 to Jul 29, Zen Center of Syracuse
Hoen-ji Fall Sesshin Oct 18 to Oct 21, Zen Center of Syracuse