2019 Rohatsu

Rohatsu is the celebration of the historical Buddha’s enlightenment. In Zen, this is traditionally commemorated by an 8 day sesshin.

Burning House Zendo will offer the following:

Sunday Dec 1st: 7am-9am

Weeknights Dec 2-6th: 7:30pm-9pm

*Saturday Dec 7th: Zazenkai 7am-9pm Sunday Dec 8th: 7-9am

*Sunday Dec 8th: Zazenkai 9a-12pm

Newcomers/Beginners are welcome.

*RSVP is required for partial or full participation in the following portions:

  • Saturday Dec 7th: 7am-9pm
  • Sunday Dec 8th: 9am-12pm (after morning service)


Please RSVP by November 27th via email to classes@BurningHouseZendo.org

Full schedule for Sat-Sun (Dec 7-9th):

Saturday September 7th 7 AM – 5 PM

Morning Service
Zazen and Kinhin
Zazen and Kinhin
Samu (Work Practice)
Diamond Sutra Recitation
Zazen and Kinhin
Zazen and Kinhin
Sangha Lunch
Dharma Talk (recording)
Zazen and Kinhin         
Zazen and Kinhim
Zazen and Kinhin

Saturday Night Dinner break 5 PM-7 PM

Saturday Night 7-9 PM

Dharma Lineage Chanting
Zazen and Kinhin
Zazen  and Kinhin

Sunday September 8th 7AM – 12 Noon

Morning Service
Zazen and Kinhin
Zazen and Kinhin
Tea and Break
Zazen and Kinhin
Zazen and Kinhin 
Closing Ceremony